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Diagnostic Atlas of Renal Pathology

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Diagnostic Atlas of Renal Pathology, by Agnes B. Fogo, MD and Michael Kashgarian, MD, delivers practical, highly visual guidance for effectively and accurately diagnosing a wide range of pathologic entities. More than 700 high-quality illustrations help you to recognize the pathologic features and clinical manifestations of both common and rare renal disorders and to formulate confident and accurate diagnoses. Thoroughly updated throughout, this companion to Brenner & Rector’s, The Kidney, 9th Edition provides the newest information regarding categorizing and classification of diseases and describes how this relates to the various morphological lesions illustrated and their clinical significance. Access the complete text and all of the illustrations at www.expertconsult.com.


Nephrologists, Pathologists

Hardbound, 560 Pages

Published: November 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-0427-3


  • Chapter 1 Glomerular Diseases



    Glomerular Diseases that Cause Nephrotic Syndrome: Non-Immune Complex


    Minimal Change Disease

    Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis

    Collapsing Glomerulopathy

    Tip Lesion Variant of FSGS

    Cellular Variant of FSGS

    Perihilar Variant of FSGS

    Congenital Nephrotic Syndrome of Finnish Type

    Diffuse Mesangial Sclerosis

    Glomerular Diseases that Cause Nephrotic/Nephritic Syndrome: Complement-Related

    C1q Nephropathy

    Dense Deposit Disease

    C3 Glomerulopathies

    Glomerular Diseases that Cause Nephrotic Syndrome: Immune Complex

    Membranous Nephropathy

    Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis Type 1

    Fibrillary Glomerulonephritis

    Immunotactoid Glomerulopathy

    Glomerular Diseasesthat Cause Hematuria or Nephritic Syndrome: Immune Complex

    Acute Post-infectious Glomerulonephritis

    IgA Nephropathy


    Diseases Associated with Nephrotic Syndrome

    Monoclonal Immunoglobulin Deposition Disease

    Proliferative Glomerulonephritis with Monoclonal Immunoglobulin Deposition

    HIV-associated Nephropathy

    Sickle Cell Nephropathy

    Fabry's Disease

    Lipoprotein Glomerulopathy

    Lecithin-Cholesterol Acyltransferase Deficiency

    Hereditary FSGS

    Diseases Associated with Nephritic Syndrome or RPGN: Immune-Mediated

    Lupus Nephritis, Mesangial and Proliferative Types

    Henoch-Schönlein Purpura

    Mixed Connective Tissue Disease

    Mixed Cryoglobulinemic Glomerulonephritis

    Anti-GBM-Antibody Mediated Glomerulonephritis

    Diseases Associated with Nephritic Syndrome or RPGN: Pauci-Immune- or Non-Immune-Mediated


    Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener’s)/Microscopic Polyangiitis

    Polyarteritis Nodosa

    Churg-Strauss Syndrome

    Diseases of the Basement Membrane

    Alport Syndrome

    Thin Basement Membrane Lesions

    Nail-Patella Syndrome

    Glomerular Involvement with Bacterial Infections

    Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis Glomerulonephritis

    Shunt Nephritis

    Chapter 2 Vascular Diseases

    Diabetic Nephropathy

    Thrombotic Microangiopathy/Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    Scleroderma (Progressive Systemic Sclerosis)

    Anti-phospholipid Antibody Disease

    Preeclampsia and Eclampsia

    Fibromuscular Dysplasia


    Accelerated/Malignant Hypertension


    Chapter 3 Tubulointerstitial Diseases


    Acute Pyelonephritis

    Chronic Pyelonephritis and Reflux Nephropathy

    Xanthogranulomatous Pyelonephritis


    Acute Tubulointerstitial Nephritis-Drug-Related

    Acute Tubulointerstitial Nephritis--Viral Infection

    Anti-Tubular Basement Membrane Antibody Nephritis

    IgG4-Related Tubulointerstitial Nephritis


    Acute Kidney Injury/Acute Tubular Necrosis

    Heavy Metal Nephropathy (Lead and Cadmium Nephropathy)

    Analgesic Nephropathy and Papillary Necrosis

    Light Chain Cast Nephropathy and Tubulopathy

    Tubular Crystallopathies

    Indinavir Nephropathy

    Lithium Nephropathy

    Aristolochic Acid Nephropathy

    Chapter 4 Chronic Kidney Disease


    Age-Related Sclerosis

    Glomerular vs. Tubulointerstitial vs. Vascular Disease

    Segmental Glomerulosclerosis-Primary vs. Secondary

    Chapter 5 Renal Transplantation


    Antibody-Mediated Rejection  

    Chronic Active Antibody-Mediated Rejection and Transplant Glomerulopathy

    Acute T-Cell-Mediated Rejection

    Chronic Allograft Failure (Chronic Allograft Nephropathy)

    Cyclosporin/FK506 Nephrotoxicity  

    Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disease  

    Viral Infections  

    Chapter 6 Cystic Diseases of the Kidney



    Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease  

    Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease  

    Medullary cystic disease  

    Medullary sponge kidney  

    Acquired cystic disease  

    Cystic renal dysplasia  

    Chapter 7 Renal Neoplasia



    Renal Cell Carcinomas  

    Other Renal Epithelial Tumors  

    Wilms’ Tumor  

    Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Renal Pelvis  


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