Difficulties in differentiating thin basement membrane disease from Alport syndrome

We examined a group of 83 patients (57 children and 26 adults) with thin basement membrane disease and 17 patients with Alport syndrome. We compared the clinical data and, above all, the morphological patterns of both disease entities, with particular focus on not very advanced changes which might l...

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Main Authors: Jakub Żurawski, Paweł Burchardt, Monika Seget, Jerzy Moczko, Aldona Woźniak, Marcin Grochowalski, Wiesława Salwa-Żurawska
Format: Article
Published: Termedia Publishing House 2017-02-01
Series:Polish Journal of Pathology
Online Access:https://www.termedia.pl/Difficulties-in-differentiating-thin-basement-membrane-disease-from-Alport-syndrome,55,29478,1,1.html