Kidney nontumor
Other hereditary renal disease
Lipoprotein glomerulopathy

Topic Completed: 6 August 2012

Revised: 26 February 2019

Copyright: 2002-2019,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Lipoprotein glomerulopathy [title] kidney pathology

Nikhil Sangle, M.D.
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Cite this page: Sangle N. Lipoprotein glomerulopathy. website. Accessed January 27th, 2020.
Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Lipoprotein thrombi containing apolipoprotein apo E, usually E2
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Lipoprotein thrombi

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Dilated capillary lumina

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Various lipid peroxidation-protein adducts

Electron microscopy description
  • Characteristic lamellar accumulations of variably sized lipid droplets
Electron microscopy images

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Lipid granules
and concentrically
laminated vacuoles
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