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Synonyms for nephrosis

a syndrome characterized by edema and large amounts of protein in the urine and usually increased blood cholesterol

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Glomerular expression of dystroglycans is reduced in minimal change nephrosis but not in focal segmental glomerulosclerosis.
The statin class of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors has recently been shown to have direct effects on podocytes, including restoring expression of nephrin and podocin via inhibiting RhoA activation and stabilizing actin filaments in PAN nephrosis, (95) as well as reducing oxidative stress in Zucker obese rats.
Traditional Chinese medicine (Bouiougi-to) reduces urinary protein excretion in rats with puromysin-aminonucleoside-induced nephrosis.
Phenotypic changes and cell cycle activation in early tubulointerstitial injury of rat adriamycin nephrosis.
Other conditions that may elevate MSAFP include underestimation of gestational age, multiple gestation pregnancies (twins or more), racial origin, placental changes, fetal abdominal wall defects, congenital nephrosis, fetal death, polycystic kidneys, and low birth weight.
Renal dysfunction, acute renal failure, osmotic nephrosis, and death may occur with immune globulin intravenous (IGIV) products in predisposed patients.
Cholemic Nephrosis Revisited: An Unusual Case of Acute Kidney Injury Associated with Use of an FDA-Banned Herbal Supplement" - Capt.
Lipoid nephrosis for a pathologist historically referred predominantly to the tubular and urine abnormalities in nephrosis, whereas glomeruli had minimal lesions.
A Japanese herbal medicine, TJ-8014, composed of Coptidis Rhizoma and other seven crude drugs (Bupleuri Radix, Pinelliae Tuber, Scutellariae Radix, Glycyrrhizae Radix, Zizyphi Fructus, Ginseng Radix and Hoelen), markedly reduced urinary protein excretion and glomerular histopathological changes, inhibited the decreases in SOD, catalase and GSH-Px activities in the renal cortex and reduced the amount of lipid peroxide in a renal failure model, suggesting that TJ-8014 is an effective treatment for nephrosis and/or nephritis (Hattori et al.
1988 Differences in puromycin aminonucleoside nephrosis in two rat strains.
The outcomes assessed were ischaemic heart disease (IHD), stroke, hypertensive disease and renal failure (nephritis/ nephrosis excluding hypertensive renal disease).
0steopontin in chronic puromycin aminonuclaoside nephrosis.
Nephrosis (membranous glomerulonephritis): gold, captopril, NSAIDs, penicillamine, probenecid, anticonvulsants
Prenatal screening for congenital nephrosis in east Finland: results and impact on the birth prevalence of the disease.