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Glomerular Diseases

  • By: Angela Garner M.D.
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Glomerular diseases are a group of disorders that directly affect the main filtering unit of the kidney, which is called the glomerulus. The glomeruli are groups of blood vessels in the body that clear extra fluid and waste substances from ...

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