Kidney nontumor
Hereditary renal disease
Infantile nephropathic cystinosis

Author: Nikhil Sangle, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 6 February 2018, last major update August 2012

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PubMed Search: Infantile nephropathic cystinosis [title]

Cite this page: Sangle, N. Infantile nephropathic cystinosis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/kidneyinfantilecystinosis.html. Accessed February 25th, 2018.
Definition / general
Case reports
Treatment
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • In renal allograft, dark cells are present in interstitium, rarely glomeruli or tubular lumina; darkness due to granular material in cytoplasm and nucleus and cytoplasmic inclusions of macrophages (Hum Pathol 1989;20:472)
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Electron microscopy images

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Alterations in distal tubules, effacement of foot processes