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Vasculitis and the Kidney

  • Giovanni M. Frascà
  • Barbara Stagni
  • Concettina Raimondi
  • Alba Vangelista
  • Vittorio Bonomini
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 252)

Abstract

The term “vasculitis” denotes a heterogeneous group of diseases characterized by inflammation and necrosis of blood vessels and a variable clinical picture, according to the organs or tissues mainly involved by the vasculitic lesions.

Keywords

Renal Biopsy Systemic Vasculitis Polyarteritis Nodosa Temporal Arteritis Fibrinoid Necrosis 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanni M. Frascà
    • 1
  • Barbara Stagni
    • 1
  • Concettina Raimondi
    • 1
  • Alba Vangelista
    • 1
  • Vittorio Bonomini
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of NephrologySt. Orsola Univ. HospitalBolognaItaly

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