"Glomerulonephritis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Inflammation of the renal glomeruli (KIDNEY GLOMERULUS) that can be classified by the type of glomerular injuries including antibody deposition, complement activation, cellular proliferation, and glomerulosclerosis. These structural and functional abnormalities usually lead to HEMATURIA; PROTEINURIA; HYPERTENSION; and RENAL INSUFFICIENCY.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Glomerulonephritis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Glomerulonephritis".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Glomerulonephritis" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Glomerulonephritis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.