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HIV-associated nephropathy

Monday 12 March 2007

HIV-associated nephropathy (HIV-AN) is characterized by severe nephrotic syndrome, collapse and sclerosis of the glomerular tuft with prominent podocyte alterations and extensive tubulointerstitial lesions.

See also

- collapsing glomerulopathy

References

- Wyatt CM, Rosenstiel PE, Klotman PE. HIV-Associated Nephropathy. Contrib Nephrol. 2008;159:151-61.PMID: 18391591