nephrosis

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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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A hitherto underscribed vulnerability of the juxtamedullary glomeruli in lipoid nephrosis.
A hitherto undescribed vulnerability of the juxtamedullary glomeruli in lipoid nephrosis.
The term lipoid nephrosis was used to describe the finding of lipids in the renal tubular cells as well as lipid-laden proximal tubular cells or macrophages known as oval fat bodies in the urine.
Congenital abnormalities of amino acid metabolism, severe dyslipidemia, non-corrected metabolism disorders, severe sepsis, severe liver disease, blood coagulation disorders, thrombophlebitis, acute myocardial infarction, lipoid nephrosis, acute pancreatitis associated with hyperlipidemia, severe hyperglycemia.
Minimal change, foot process, nil disease, and lipoid nephrosis are all terms used to describe one chronic primary glomerular disease (Nolasco et al.