Diagnostic Atlas of Renal Pathology, Expert Consult - Online and Print, 2nd Edition

Diagnostic Atlas of Renal Pathology

2nd Edition Expert Consult - Online and Print

By Agnes B. Fogo, MD, Professor of Pathology, Medicine and Pediatrics, Director, Renal Electron Microscopy laboratory, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA and Michael Kashgarian, MD, Professor of Pathology and Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology; Director of Laboratories; Director, Renal and Electron Microscopy Laboratory, Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

Chapter 1 Glomerular Diseases



Glomerular Diseases that Cause Nephrotic Syndrome: Non-Immune Complex


Minimal Change Disease

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis

Collapsing Glomerulopathy

Tip Lesion Variant of FSGS

Cellular Variant of FSGS

Perihilar Variant of FSGS

Congenital Nephrotic Syndrome of Finnish Type

Diffuse Mesangial Sclerosis

Glomerular Diseases that Cause Nephrotic/Nephritic Syndrome: Complement-Related

C1q Nephropathy

Dense Deposit Disease

C3 Glomerulopathies

Glomerular Diseases that Cause Nephrotic Syndrome: Immune Complex

Membranous Nephropathy

Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis Type 1

Fibrillary Glomerulonephritis

Immunotactoid Glomerulopathy

Glomerular Diseasesthat Cause Hematuria or Nephritic Syndrome: Immune Complex

Acute Post-infectious Glomerulonephritis

IgA Nephropathy


Diseases Associated with Nephrotic Syndrome

Monoclonal Immunoglobulin Deposition Disease

Proliferative Glomerulonephritis with Monoclonal Immunoglobulin Deposition

HIV-associated Nephropathy

Sickle Cell Nephropathy

Fabry's Disease

Lipoprotein Glomerulopathy

Lecithin-Cholesterol Acyltransferase Deficiency

Hereditary FSGS

Diseases Associated with Nephritic Syndrome or RPGN: Immune-Mediated

Lupus Nephritis, Mesangial and Proliferative Types

Henoch-Schönlein Purpura

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease

Mixed Cryoglobulinemic Glomerulonephritis

Anti-GBM-Antibody Mediated Glomerulonephritis

Diseases Associated with Nephritic Syndrome or RPGN: Pauci-Immune- or Non-Immune-Mediated


Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener?s)/Microscopic Polyangiitis

Polyarteritis Nodosa

Churg-Strauss Syndrome

Diseases of the Basement Membrane

Alport Syndrome

Thin Basement Membrane Lesions

Nail-Patella Syndrome

Glomerular Involvement with Bacterial Infections

Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis Glomerulonephritis

Shunt Nephritis

Chapter 2 Vascular Diseases

Diabetic Nephropathy

Thrombotic Microangiopathy/Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Scleroderma (Progressive Systemic Sclerosis)

Anti-phospholipid Antibody Disease

Preeclampsia and Eclampsia

Fibromuscular Dysplasia


Accelerated/Malignant Hypertension


Chapter 3 Tubulointerstitial Diseases


Acute Pyelonephritis

Chronic Pyelonephritis and Reflux Nephropathy

Xanthogranulomatous Pyelonephritis


Acute Tubulointerstitial Nephritis-Drug-Related

Acute Tubulointerstitial Nephritis--Viral Infection

Anti-Tubular Basement Membrane Antibody Nephritis

IgG4-Related Tubulointerstitial Nephritis


Acute Kidney Injury/Acute Tubular Necrosis

Heavy Metal Nephropathy (Lead and Cadmium Nephropathy)

Analgesic Nephropathy and Papillary Necrosis

Light Chain Cast Nephropathy and Tubulopathy

Tubular Crystallopathies

Indinavir Nephropathy

Lithium Nephropathy

Aristolochic Acid Nephropathy

Chapter 4 Chronic Kidney Disease


Age-Related Sclerosis

Glomerular vs. Tubulointerstitial vs. Vascular Disease

Segmental Glomerulosclerosis-Primary vs. Secondary

Chapter 5 Renal Transplantation


Antibody-Mediated Rejection  

Chronic Active Antibody-Mediated Rejection and Transplant Glomerulopathy

Acute T-Cell-Mediated Rejection

Chronic Allograft Failure (Chronic Allograft Nephropathy)

Cyclosporin/FK506 Nephrotoxicity  

Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disease  

Viral Infections  

Chapter 6 Cystic Diseases of the Kidney



Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease  

Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease  

Medullary cystic disease  

Medullary sponge kidney  

Acquired cystic disease  

Cystic renal dysplasia  

Chapter 7 Renal Neoplasia



Renal Cell Carcinomas  

Other Renal Epithelial Tumors  

Wilms? Tumor  

Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Renal Pelvis