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Advances in Pathogenesis of Diabetic Nephropathy
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Sharma S. Prabhakar
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Nova Biomedical Books

The past three decades witnessed a plethora of scientific investigations into the pathogenesis of diabetic nephropathy, which attempt to seek the role of several potential cytokines, growth factors, second messengers, vasoactive factors, and candidate genes in leading to structural and functional demise of the kidneys in diabetes. Establishing more extensive
Podocyte Pathology and Nephropathy
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Barbara Lewko, Gavin Iain Welsh, Maciej Wojciech Jankowski
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-30 - Publisher: Frontiers Media SA

The understanding of the pathogenesis of diabetic nephropathy (DN) has advanced considerably in the last few years. Much has been learned about the natural history, the relative lack of significance of microalbuminuria in reflecting underlying pathological change, questionable effects of ACEs and ARBs on the progression of nephropathy, the emergence
Recent Advances in the Pathogenesis, Prevention and Management of Type 2 Diabetes and its Complications
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Mark Zimering
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-29 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

Type 2 diabetes "mellitus" affects nearly 120 million persons worldwide- and according to the World Health Organization this number is expected to double by the year 2030. Owing to a rapidly increasing disease prevalence, the medical, social and economic burdens associated with the microvascular and macrovascular complications of type 2
The role of the immune system in the pathogenesis of diabetic complications
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Gabriel Virella, Maria Lopes-Virella
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-03 - Publisher: Frontiers E-books

The main causes of morbidity and mortality in diabetes are macrovasular and microvascular complications, including atherosclerosis, nephropathy, and retinopathy. As the definition of atherosclerosis as a chronic, smoldering, inflammatory disease has gained general acceptance, the attention of researchers has focused on the triggers of chronic vascular inflammation. The oxidation and
Diabetes and the Kidney
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Kar Neng Lai, S. C. W. Tang
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers

A comprehensive update on clinical and basic aspects of diabetic nephropathy Caused by an epidemic increase in obesity and diabetes and metabolic syndromes, diabetic nephropathy has become a leading cause of end-stage renal disease in many developed countries. The publication at hand provides a concise overview of the current state