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renal diseases

Friday 14 May 2004

According to the etiology

- renal malformations
- renal genetic diseases
- renal metabolic diseases
- renovascular diseases
- cystic diseases of the kidney
- renal immunitary diseases

  • renal transplantation (renal allograft diseases)

- renal tumors

According to the organ components involved

- renal glomerular diseases

  • primary glomerular diseases
    • glomerular diseases causing nephrotic syndrome
    • glomerular diseases causing nephritic syndrome
  • secondary glomerular diseases
    • secondary glomerular diseases causing nephrotic syndrome
    • secondary glomerular diseases causing nephritic syndrome or RPGN
  • diseases of the glomerular basement membranes
  • glomerular involvment with bacterial infections

- renal vascular diseases
- renal tubulointerstitial diseases
- tubulointerstitial diseases