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Minimal change glomerulopathy in pregnancy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12674949     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a health care issue confronting women during their childbearing years. The purpose of this manuscript is to explore the pathophysiology of one type of renal glomerular disease minimal change disease. Glomerular physiology is examined along with renal adaptations occurring during pregnancy. Treatments, nursing interventions, and a case study are presented. Pregnancy outcomes are illustrated when a reciprocating kidney disease state exists.
Deborah B Nelson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Nephrology nursing journal : journal of the American Nephrology Nurses' Association     Volume:  30     ISSN:  1526-744X     ISO Abbreviation:  Nephrol Nurs J     Publication Date:  2003 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-04-04     Completed Date:  2003-05-23     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100909377     Medline TA:  Nephrol Nurs J     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  45-50, 55-6, 122     Citation Subset:  N    
Pensacola Junior College, Pensacola, FL, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Kidney Failure, Chronic / classification*,  physiopathology,  therapy
Kidney Glomerulus / physiopathology*
Models, Biological
Pregnancy Complications / physiopathology*,  therapy
Pregnancy Outcome

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