Endocapillary proliferative glomerulonephritis

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Endocapillary proliferative glomerulonephritis
Renal corpuscle.svg
Renal corpuscle. Glomerulus capillaries are #10.
Classification and external resources
Specialty urology
ICD-10 N00-N08 with .4 suffix

Endocapillary proliferative glomerulonephritis is a form of glomerulonephritis that can be associated with nephritis.[1]

It may be associated with Parvovirus B19.[2]


  1. ^ Katano K, Hayatsu Y, Matsuda T et al. (November 2007). "Endocapillary proliferative glomerulonephritis with crescent formation and concurrent tubulointerstitial nephritis complicating retroperitoneal fibrosis with a high serum level of IgG4". Clin. Nephrol. 68 (5): 308–14. doi:10.5414/cnp68308. PMID 18044263. 
  2. ^ Iwafuchi Y, Morita T, Kamimura A, Kunisada K, Ito K, Miyazaki S (March 2002). "Acute endocapillary proliferative glomerulonephritis associated with human parvovirus B19 infection". Clin. Nephrol. 57 (3): 246–50. PMID 11924757. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Ito S, Kuriyama H, Iino N et al. (December 2003). "Patient with diffuse mesangial and endocapillary proliferative glomerulonephritis with hypocomplementemia and elevated anti-streptolysin O treated with prednisolone, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor, and angiotensin II receptor antagonist". Clin. Exp. Nephrol. 7 (4): 290–5. doi:10.1007/s10157-003-0244-0. PMID 14712359. 
  • Kano K, Nishikura K, Kojima M et al. (June 2003). "A patient with membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis diagnosed by the third biopsy via endocapillary proliferative glomerulonephritis and focal membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis". Clin. Exp. Nephrol. 7 (2): 157–62. doi:10.1007/s10157-003-0231-5. PMID 14586735.