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Journal of Nephrology

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01.12.2021 | original Article Open Access

Neutrophils associate with Bowman’s capsule rupture specifically in PR3-ANCA glomerulonephritis

Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitis (AAV) is a small vessel vasculitis according to the 2012 revised Chapel Hill Consensus Conference Nomenclature of Vasculitides, most frequently presenting as microscopic polyangiitis …

30.11.2021 | original Article

Effects of hydroxychloroquine on proteinuria in membranous nephropathy

Primary membranous nephropathy (MN) is characterized by the formation of subepithelial immune deposits and proteinuria that can be nephrotic and massive [ 1 ]. It is an autoimmune kidney disease, and a growing number of target antigens have been …

30.11.2021 | Case Report

Collapsing focal segmental glomerulosclerosis successfully treated with combination of steroid pulse and low-density lipoprotein apheresis: lessons for the clinical nephrologist

A 68-year-old woman presented with edema. Laboratory data (Online Table 1) showed hypoproteinemia, renal function impairment, dyslipidemia, proteinuria (18.5 g/g of creatinine), and hematuria. No hypocomplementemia, vasculitis, collagen disease …

29.11.2021 | original Article

Association of serum bicarbonate with graft survival and mortality in kidney transplant recipients

Kidney transplantation (KTx) is the treatment of choice for patients with end stage renal disease [ 1 , 2 ]. Although graft and patient survival have improved over the last decades, there is a significant number of graft loss in the long term.

26.11.2021 | COVID-19 | Review Zur Zeit gratis

The innate immune system in human kidney inflammaging

Elderly individuals with chronic disorders tend to develop inflammaging, a condition associated with elevated levels of blood inflammatory markers, and increased susceptibility to chronic disease progression. Native and adaptive immunity are both …

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Journal of Nephrology is a bimonthly journal that considers publication of peer reviewed original manuscripts dealing with both clinical and laboratory investigations of relevance to the broad fields of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation. It is the Official Journal of the Italian Society of Nephrology (SIN).

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