227 Possible Causes for Bilateral Small Kidneys

  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis

    kidneys with thin granular cortex and increased peripelvic fat Gross images Images hosted on other servers: Due to hypertension Chronic glomerulonephritis Bilaterally small[pathologyoutlines.com] […] membranoproliferative (50%), IgA nephropathy (30 - 50%, slow) Paradoxically, nephrotic syndrome symptoms decrease as glomeruli disappear Gross description Symmetrically small[pathologyoutlines.com] kidneys Microscopic (histologic) description Glomerulosclerosis, tubular atrophy and thyroidization, interstitial fibrosis and lymphocytic inflammation Arterial and arteriolar[pathologyoutlines.com]

  • Renal Parenchymal Disease

    […] atrophy -Congential hypoplasia -Partial nephrectomy -Multicystic dysplastic kidney (adult) -TB autonephrectomy -Chronic rejection Bilateral small kidneys: Differential Indistinguishable[quizlet.com] Unilateral small kidney: Differential -Renal artery stenosis -Global renal artery infarction -Radiation nephritis -Post-obstructive atrophy (reflux nephropathy) -Post-inflammatory[quizlet.com] […] contrast reaction) -Generalized arteriosclerosis -Chronic hypertensive nephropathy -Chronic glomerulonephritis -Chronic diabetic nephropathy -Uremic medullary cystic disease Bilateral[quizlet.com]

  • Hyporeninemic Hypoaldosteronism

    Abdominal ultrasonography showed bilateral small kidneys with Grade-1 echogenicity (right kidney: 5.5 cm 3.1 cm, left kidney: 6.4 cm 3.1 cm).[sjkdt.org] Estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) by the Schwartz formula was 55.5 mL/min/1.73 m 2 , i.e. stage-3 chronic kidney disease (CKD).[sjkdt.org]

  • Lupus Nephritis

    Relative contraindications to biopsy include the presence of a bleeding diathesis, solitary kidney and advanced kidney disease with bilaterally small kidneys.[ndt.oxfordjournals.org]

  • Short Rib-Polydactyly Syndrome Type Majewski

    Autopsy revealed a bell shaped thorax, small hypoplastic lungs, bilateral enlarged kidneys, atrial septal defect, hypoplastic epiglottis and larynx and short small intestine[sciencedomain.org]

  • Renal Tuberculosis

    " – sacs of caseous, necrotic material Autonephrectomy – small, shrunken kidney with dystrophic calcification Bilateral, but frequently asymmetric About 75% unilateral radiologically[learningradiology.com] Autonephrectomy – small, shrunken kidney with dystrophic calcification Bilateral, but frequently asymmetric About 75% unilateral radiologically 54.[slideshare.net] […] inflammation and necrosis Several cysts surrounding a calyx with cortical thinning Infundibular strictures Hydrocalyces without dilatation of renal pelvis, or Hydronephrosis "Putty kidney[learningradiology.com]

  • Hereditary Nephritis

    Kidneys vary from very small to very large. When bilateral, renal function is severely affected resulting in oligohydramnios and Potter syndrome.[quizlet.com] When bilateral, kidneys are functional for 5-10 yrs. Constitute 20% of juvenile population on dialysis. What is oligomeganephronia?[quizlet.com] Small kidneys with exceptionally hypertrophied nephrons. A defect in nephrogenesis that produces abnormal cells and tissues .[quizlet.com]

  • Scleroderma Renal Disease

    In our case, the patient was seen late with end-stage kidney failure with small bilateral kidneys contraindicating the realization of renal biopsy.[omicsonline.org] Ultrasonographic scan of the abdomen revealed normal-sized kidneys with grade two renal parenchymal changes and small pleural effusions bilaterally.[jpma.org.pk]

  • Cushing Syndrome due to Macronodular Adrenal Hyperplasia

    […] located on top of each kidney.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] Primary macronodular adrenal hyperplasia ( PMAH ) is a disorder characterized by multiple lumps (nodules) in the adrenal glands , which are small hormone-producing glands[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] These nodules, which usually are found in both adrenal glands (bilateral) and vary in size, cause adrenal gland enlargement (hyperplasia) and result in the production of higher-than-normal[ghr.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Secondary Polyarteritis nodosa

    They reported five cases of bilateral spontaneous hemorrhage and all of these were secondary to PAN. [1] PAN is a multi-system necrotizing vasculitis that involves small and[indianjurol.com] The kidneys are affected in 80% cases with hypertension, proteinuria and ultimately renal functional deterioration being the most common manifestations. [2] , [3] , [4] Spontaneous[indianjurol.com]

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