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Primary membranous glomerulonephritis

Disease definition

A rare glomerular disease, histologically characterized by thickening of the capillary wall, with immune deposits predominantly containing IgG4 and C3 on the sub-epithelial side, and typically manifesting with nephrotic syndrome.

ORPHA:97560

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Idiopathic membranous glomerulonephritis
    • Primary membranous nephropathy
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: N04.2
  • OMIM: 614692
  • UMLS: C0086445
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 9180
  • MedDRA: -

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