MPGN

MPGN: mixed nephrotix/nephritic, membrano (thick glomerular capilaries), mesangial proliferative (glomerular hypercellularity), alternate pathway (low C3, normal C4)


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  • MPGN
  • aka: Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis,
  • mixed nephrotix/nephritic, membrano (thick glomerular capilaries), mesangial proliferative (glomerular hypercellularity), alternate pathway (low C3, normal C4)
  • mixed nephrotic (proteinuria) and nephritic (dysmorphic hematuria), thick glomerular capillaries, mesangial proliferation, glomerular hypercellularity, subendothelial (beneath GBM) and mesangial deposits, alternate (low C3, nl C4)
  • immune complex deposits. Can be caused by lupus, hep b,c