Membranous Nephropathy

  • Dr. Umer Farooq & Dr Irfan Agha
  • 2021-02-08

Membranous nephropathy (MN) is a disorder where the body's immune system attacks the filtering membranes in the kidney. These membranes clean waste products from the blood. Each kidney has thousands of tiny filtering.....

Pathophysiology of Glomerular Disease

  • Dr Irfan Agha
  • 2021-01-11

MERIT Nephrology case discussion Topic: Antibody Mediated Rejection kidney Transplant Date: Jan 10th, 2021

Antibody Mediated Rejection Kidney Transplant.

  • Dr. Irfan Agha
  • 2020-12-07

Antibody mediated rejection remains an important barrier to optimal long-term outcomes after kidney transplantation. Donor specific antibody, while not the formidable barrier to transplantation it once was, remains a major risk factor for antibody mediated rejection.....

Acute Kidney Injury in Covid 19 infection

  • Dr. Farrukh
  • 2020-11-30

Acute kidney injury (AKI), also known as acute renal failure (ARF), is a sudden episode of kidney failure or kidney damage that happens within a few hours or a few days....

Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) and Kidney Transplantation

  • Dr. Irfan Agha
  • 2020-11-16

Kidney transplantation or renal transplantation is the organ transplant of a kidney into a patient with end-stage kidney disease. Kidney transplantation is typically classified as deceased-donor (formerly known as cadaveric) or living-donor....

Cardiorenal Syndrome

  • Avais Masud
  • 2020-11-09

Cardiorenal syndrome (CRS) is an umbrella term used in the medical field that defines disorders of the heart and kidneys whereby ÔÇťacute or chronic dysfunction in one organ may induce acute or chronic dysfunction of the other...

Hypertension and its update

High blood pressure is a common condition in which the long-term force of the blood against your artery walls is high enough that it may eventually cause health problems, such as heart disease.

Update on Hepatocellular Cancer

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a primary malignancy of the liver and occurs predominantly in patients with underlying chronic liver disease and cirrhosis. The cell(s) of origin is believed to be the hepatic stem cells, although this remains the subject of investigation

Chronic Kidney Disease Outpatient Staging and Management

Chronic kidney disease, also called chronic kidney failure, describes the gradual loss of kidney function. Your kidneys filter wastes and excess fluids from your blood, which are then excreted in your urine.