Renal biopsies: glomerular subcellular features

  • Silvia Casanova
  • Renzo Laschi
Part of the Developments in Nephrology book series (DINE, volume 8)


Electron microscopy is nowadays a routine method in the study of renal biopsies. The doubts existing some years ago about the true validity of such a method, which was considered too sophisticated and too expensive, are now definitively overcome by the accurate analysis of the cost/benefit ratio.


Basement Membrane Lupus Nephritis Glomerular Basement Membrane Amyloid Fibril Mesangial Matrix 
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  • Silvia Casanova
  • Renzo Laschi

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