Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Obesity-Related Glomerulopathy

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Tang, Jinhua; Yan, Haidong; Zhuang, Shougang;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: International Journal of Nephrology,volume 2,012 (issn: 2090-214X, eissn: 2090-2158)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3332212, doi: 10.1155/2012/608397
  • Subject: Diseases of the genitourinary system. Urology | RC870-923 | Research Article | Article Subject

Obesity-related glomerulopathy is an increasing cause of end-stage renal disease. Obesity has been considered a state of chronic low-grade systemic inflammation and chronic oxidative stress. Augmented inflammation in adipose and kidney tissues promotes the progression o... View more
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