Blog entry by Meguid El Nahas
Dr Alaas Sabry blogged:
ERA/EDTA precongress CME course - Renal Pathology- an interesting course, the following topics were presented:
1-New insight in C3 glomerulopathy ( Terry cook- Imerial college London) THE PATHOPHYSIOLOGY AND CLASSIFICATION OF THIS TYPE OF NEPHROPATHY , RENAL PATHOLOGY AND FUTURE TREATMENT OPTIONS- CASE REPORTS FOR THE VALUE OF ECULIZUMAB IN TREATMENT OF C3 NEPHROPATHY
2-Critical review of the ISN/RPS LN Classification (IAN ROBERTS , OXFORD ,UK) :
Excellent comparative presentation with WHO classification and the reperoducability of ISN/RPS classification
3- Update in renal Tx biobsy ; stress on C4d negative , microvascular injury ( capilaritis) positive AMR and the future value of Endothelial Cell Associated Transcripts (ENDATA ) was elaborated.