Marcello Malpighi

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Synonyms for Marcello Malpighi

Italian anatomist who was the first to use a microscope to study anatomy and was among the first to recognize cells in animals (1628-1694)

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Cortical thickness was reduced in 84% patients and in 16% cases could not be assessed as the renal pyramids could not be identified on sonography.
Cortical thickness could not be assessed in 16 patients as the renal pyramids could not be identified on USG.
These wedges are the renal pyramids formed by the long loops of Henle, medullary collecting tubules, and vasa recta.