Renal vasculitis

Renal vasculitis, also referred as ANCA glomerulonephritis, is an autoimmune disease that causes white blood cells to attack the glomeruli, the small blood vessels that filter blood in kidneys. It is a heterogenous group of disorder characterized by inflammation and damage to the blood vessels, arteries, arterioles, and venules. It tends to be severe and fulminant.

 

 

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