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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
nephritis +     
Alport syndrome +   
Dyschondrosteosis and Nephritis 
glomerulonephritis +   
Inflammation of the renal glomeruli (KIDNEY GLOMERULUS) that can be classified by the type of glomerular injuries including antibody deposition, complement activation, cellular proliferation, and glomerulosclerosis. These structural and functional abnormalities usually lead to HEMATURIA; PROTEINURIA; HYPERTENSION; and RENAL INSUFFICIENCY.
Hypertensive Nephropathy  
interstitial nephritis +   
pyelitis +   
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus with Nephritis 
Yorifuji Okuno Syndrome 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Bright Disease ;   Glomerulonephritides
Related Synonyms: Primary Glomerulonephritis
Primary IDs: MESH:D005921 ;   RDO:0004421
Xrefs: GARD:6516 ;   NCI:C26784
Definition Sources: MESH:D005921, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glomerulonephritis

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