pathology

Lymphoma and the Kidney

November 15, 2012 // 0 Comments

Invited commentary by Dr. Parmjeet Randhawa In the December issue of the American Journal of Kidney Diseases, Shi et al describe a patient with B-cell lymphoma presenting as acute kidney injury (AKI). Lymphomas in the kidney usually present as a [read more...]

CASTS – A Diagnostic Clue

July 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

In a teaching case recently published in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases, Gnemmi et al report on two unusual cases of cast nephropathy associated with light chain deposition disease in patients with Waldenström’s macroglobulinemia. The [read more...]

FSGS and Complement Pathway

June 21, 2012 // 0 Comments

Sethi et al continue their important contributions to the AJKD Kidney Biopsy Teaching Case series. This month they report on case of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis with mutations in complement factor H and C3 proteins. Hitherto most mutations in [read more...]

Organized Deposits in the Kidney

March 29, 2012 // 0 Comments

In a recent teaching case published in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases, Sharma et al describes a fascinating case of fibrillary glomerulonephritis that presented as rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis.  Fibrillary glomerulonephritis is a [read more...]
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