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membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis in Medicine

membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis

(mĕm′brə-nō-prə-lĭfə-rā′tĭv, -lĭfər-ə-, mĕm-brā′nō-)
n.
  1. Chronic glomerulonephritis characterized by mesangial cell proliferation, increased lobular separation of glomeruli, thickening of glomerular capillary walls, and low serum levels of complement.lobular glomerulonephritis
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