Kidney diseases

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Lesson 20: "Kidney diseases"

  • Preparation materials:

1. Workbook, part II, pp. 15-16.

2. Sources:

1. Kumar, Vinay, Abul K. Abbas, and Jon C. Aster. Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease. Ninth edition. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier/Saunders, 2015.

2. Kumar, Vinay, Abul K Abbas, Jon C Aster, and Stanley L. 1915-2003 Robbins. Robbins Basic Pathology. Tenth Edition. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier/Saunders, 2018.

3. Klatt, Edward C. Robbins and Cotran Atlas of Pathology. Third edition. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Saunders, 2015.

4. Klatt, Edward C., and Vinay Kumar. Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology. Fourth edi-tion. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Saunders, 2015.

5. Harsh Mohan. Textbook of Pathology. Seventh edition. Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publish-ers Pvt. Limited, 2014.

3. Images on "Kidney diseases, urinary tract and male reproductive system diseases"

4. Video lecture "Glomerulonephritis" and Power point presentation "Kidney Glomerular Diseases"

5. Learning Videos on current topics:

More on Osmosis:

  • Task:

1. Please, pass Initial MCQ Test.

2. On Workbook's pages 15-16 carry out Microscopic Slide and Gross Specimen Descriptions:

  • "Rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis";

  • "Chronic glomerulonephritis".

Rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis

Chronic glomerulonephritis

3. On Workbook's page 16 in the "Individual Task" field, explain your answer to MCQ's Tasks # 6 and # 7, respectively. Why did you choose this answer as a right and exclude the rest?

4*. To improve your grade, perform a sketch of one slide presented on these pages: "Kidney diseases". Point on it the morphological changes that decribe selected pathological condition. Use the "For drawings, sketches" box on page 15 of the Workbook.

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