Membranous glomerulonephritis (membranous nephropathy) – causes & symptoms

Membranous glomerulonephritis, also known as membranous nephropathy, is where the glomerular basement membrane, or GBM, which lines the glomeruli in the kidney, becomes inflamed and damaged, which results in increased permeability and proteins being able to filter through into the urine, causing nephrotic syndrome. But what exactly is nephrotic syndrome? Well usually the glomerulus only…

Graft-versus-host disease

On our Youtube channel, you’ll find a limited selection of pathology and patient videos. With Osmosis Prime, you’ll get access to over 700 videos including complete coverage of pathology and physiology and a growing collection of pharmacology and clinical reasoning topics. Try it free today. With “graft-versus-host disease”, “graft” refers to a section of transplanted,…