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Glomerulonephrosis is a non-inflammatory disease of the kidney (nephrosis) presenting primarily in the glomerulus (a glomerulopathy).

It can be contrasted to glomerulonephritis, which implies inflammation.

It can be caused by diethylnitrosamine.[1]


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