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The Steno Hypothesis and Glomerular Basement Membrane Biochemistry in Diabetic Nephropathy

  • Allan Kofoed-Enevoldsen

Abstract

So far, at the biochemical level, the pathogenesis of diabetic nephropathy is unresolved. Not surprisingly perhaps since even a our understanding of the biochemical fundaments of normal glomerular function remains incomplete. In addition, when exploring the pathogenesis of diabetic nephropathy, we are likely to witness the composite course of succeeding stages, each of which may have its own pathogenetic trait.

Keywords

Diabetic Nephropathy Glomerular Basement Membrane Urinary Albumin Excretion IDDM Patient Charge Selectivity 
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