Lipoprotein glomerulopathy associated with a mutation in apolipoprotein e

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Magistroni, Riccardo; Bertolotti, Marco; Furci, Luciana; Fano, Rita Adriana; Leonelli, Marco; Pisciotta, Livia; Pellegrini, Elisa; Calabresi, Laura; Bertolini, Stefano; Calandra, Sebastiano;
  • Publisher: Libertas Academica
  • Journal: volume 6,pages189-196issn: 1179-5476, eissn: 1179-5476
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3859823, doi: 10.4137/CCRep.S12209
  • Subject: R5-920 | proteinuria | Case Report | lipoprotein glomerulopathy | APOE gene mutation | glomerular lipid thrombi | Settore BIO/14 - Farmacologia | kidney | Medicine (General) | APOE gene mutation; glomerular lipid thrombi; kidney; lipoprotein glomerulopathy; mixed hyperlipidemia; proteinuria | mixed hyperlipidemia
    mesheuropmc: lipids (amino acids, peptides, and proteins) | urologic and male genital diseases

Lipoprotein glomerulopathy is a pathological condition characterized by lipid accumulation in the glomerular capillaries that has been associated with the presence of rare mutants of apolipoprotein E (ApoE). We describe a 51-year-old Italian patient presenting Type III ... View more