Medical Definition of Immune complex glomerulonephritis

1. Immune complexes are deposited in the renal glomerulus where they bind complement and initiate an inflammatory process attracting neutrophils and macrophages resulting in an alteration of the basement layer of the kidney. The disease state can lead to ultimate destruction of the glomerulus and renal failure. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Immune Complex Glomerulonephritis

immundicity
immune
immune-response gene
immune adherence
immune adherence phenomenon
immune adherence reaction
immune adhesion test
immune adsorption
immune agglutination
immune agglutinin
immune carrier
immune complex
immune complex disease
immune complex diseases
immune complex disorder
immune complex glomerulonephritis (current term)
immune complex nephritis
immune deficiency
immune deficiency diseases
immune deviation
immune electron microscopy
immune gamma globulin
immune globulin
immune haemolysin
immune haemolysis
immune inflammation
immune interferon
immune opsonin
immune paralysis
immune precipitation

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