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About a Kidney Biopsy

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IWK. Nephrology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0906
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When the kidneys are affected by some diseases, they do not work properly and can cause illness. The blood work, urine tests, and other tests such as ultrasound and renal scan can give the doctor a lot of information, but sometimes this is not enough to make the diagnosis, and a kidney biopsy is needed. From the biopsy the doctors can learn what is causing the symptoms and if treatment is required. If treatment is required, the biopsy also allows the doctor to give some idea about how seriou…
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IWK. Nephrology
Alternate Title
for Children, Youth, and Families
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Biopsy
Kidney Diseases - diagnosis
Subjects (LCSH)
Biopsy
Kidneys--Diseases--Diagnosis
Abstract
When the kidneys are affected by some diseases, they do not work properly and can cause illness. The blood work, urine tests, and other tests such as ultrasound and renal scan can give the doctor a lot of information, but sometimes this is not enough to make the diagnosis, and a kidney biopsy is needed. From the biopsy the doctors can learn what is causing the symptoms and if treatment is required. If treatment is required, the biopsy also allows the doctor to give some idea about how serious the problem is and what can be expected in the future.
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The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
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IWK Nephrology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0906
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Handbook of renal biopsy pathology

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Howie, Alexander J. (2nd ed.) --New York, NY: Springer , 2008.
Call Number
WJ 301 H861h 2008
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 301 H861h 2008
Author
Howie, Alexander J
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2008
Physical Description
337 p.
ISBN
9780387746043
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney - pathology
Kidney Diseases - pathology
Kidney Diseases - diagnosis
Biopsy
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Loan Period
3 weeks
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[In French] Renseignements sur la biopsie rénale à l'intention des enfants, des jeunes et des familles

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IWK. Nephrology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0906-FR
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[French] On vous a dit que votre enfant a besoin d'une biopsie rénale. De nombreux parents ont des questions concernant cette procédure. Le présent document vous décrit ce qui se produit pendant et après la procédure. Le médecin et les infirmières vous expliqueront aussi la procédure et pourront répondre à toutes vos questions. / When the kidneys are affected by some diseases, they do not work properly and can cause illness. The blood work, urine tests, and other tests such as ultrasound and r…
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Corporate Author
IWK. Nephrology
Alternate Title
Kidney Biopsy Information for Children, Youth and Families
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Biopsy
Kidney Diseases - diagnosis
Subjects (LCSH)
Biopsy
Kidneys--Diseases--Diagnosis
Abstract
[French] On vous a dit que votre enfant a besoin d'une biopsie rénale. De nombreux parents ont des questions concernant cette procédure. Le présent document vous décrit ce qui se produit pendant et après la procédure. Le médecin et les infirmières vous expliqueront aussi la procédure et pourront répondre à toutes vos questions. / When the kidneys are affected by some diseases, they do not work properly and can cause illness. The blood work, urine tests, and other tests such as ultrasound and renal scan can give the doctor a lot of information, but sometimes this is not enough to make the diagnosis, and a kidney biopsy is needed.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet is also available.
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IWK Nephrology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0906-FR
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The Kidney : A Comprehensive Guide to Pathologic Diagnosis and Management

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Donna E. Hansel, Christopher J. Kane, Gladell P. Paner, Sam S. Chang, editors. (1st ed.) --New York, NY: Springer , c2016.
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This volume provides a practical, comprehensive overview on benign and malignant disease of the adult kidney. The text addresses the topic of assessment and management of patients with surgical renal disease. Within this scope, it includes hereditary and spontaneous renal neoplasms, as well as non-neoplastic disease that manifests as a clinically relevant mass. The book is organized into chapters focusing on discrete disease entities and incorporating pathology, surgical management, oncologic t…
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Hansel, Donna E
Kane, Christopher J
Paner, Gladell P
Chang, Sam S
Responsibility
Donna E. Hansel, Christopher J. Kane, Gladell P. Paner, Sam S. Chang, editors
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (ix, 215 p. : 153 illus., 143 illus. in color)
ISBN
9781493932863
9781493932856 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases - diagnosis
Kidney Diseases - therapy
Kidney Neoplasms - diagnosis
Kidney Neoplasms - therapy
Kidney - pathology
Abstract
This volume provides a practical, comprehensive overview on benign and malignant disease of the adult kidney. The text addresses the topic of assessment and management of patients with surgical renal disease. Within this scope, it includes hereditary and spontaneous renal neoplasms, as well as non-neoplastic disease that manifests as a clinically relevant mass. The book is organized into chapters focusing on discrete disease entities and incorporating pathology, surgical management, oncologic therapy, radiologic findings, and molecular alterations. This text is designed to address relevant areas of clinical management of renal neoplastic and non-neoplastic disease across multiple specialties and levels of training. Written by experts in the field, The Kidney: A Comprehensive Guide to Pathologic Diagnosis and Management is a valuable resource on the diagnosis and management of patients with not only renal cell carcinoma, but also other renal processes that require surgical intervention.
Contents
Embryology, Anatomy and Histology of the Kidney -- Polycystic Kidney Disease -- Non-Neoplastic Disease Presenting as a Renal Lesion -- Overview and Staging of Renal Neoplasms -- Conventional Forms of Renal Neoplasia -- Familial Forms of Renal Cell Carcinoma and Associated Syndromes -- Translocation-Associated Carcinoma -- Collecting Duct Carcinoma and Renal Medullary Carcinoma -- Emerging and Recently Described Subtypes of Renal Carcinoma -- Non-Epithelial Renal Neoplasms of the Adult Kidney -- Pediatric Renal Neoplasms -- Glomerular Disease -- Non-Neoplastic Kidney Diseases in the Setting of a Renal Mass.
Format
e-Book
Location
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Practical renal pathology : a diagnostic approach

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[edited by] Donna J. Lager, Neil A. Abrahams. --Philadelphia, PA: Saunders Elsevier , c2013.
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Lager, Donna J
Abrahams, Neil A
Responsibility
[edited by] Donna J. Lager, Neil A. Abrahams
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Saunders Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxxi, 368 p.)
Series Title
Pattern recognition series
ISBN
9780443069666
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases - diagnosis
Kidney - pathology
Subjects (LCSH)
Kidneys - Diseases - Diagnosis
Contents
Embryology and normal anatomy of the kidney / Yassaman Raissian and Joseph P. Grande -- Developmental kidney disease / Carrie Phillips and Stephen Bonsib -- Renal biopsy interpretation : introduction and patterns of glomerular injury / Donna J. Lager -- Glomerular disease-primary / Edgar Fischer, Lisa A. Cerilli, and Donna J. Lager -- Glomerular diseases-secondary / Edgar Fischer, Lisa A. Cerilli, and Donna J. Lager -- Glomerular diseases-hereditary / Edgar Fischer, Lisa A. Cerilli, and Donna J. Lager -- Tubulointerstitial disease / Lois J. Arend -- Vascular diseases / Dylan V. Miller and Donna J. Lager -- Pathology of kidney transplantation / Donna J. Lager -- Optimal specimen handling and ancillary studies : renal neoplasia / Bahram Robert Oliai and Debra S. Cohen -- Pediatric renal neoplasms / Joseph D. Khoury -- Epithelial neoplasms of the renal cortex / Neil A. Abrahams and Pheroze Tamboli -- Non-epithelial neoplasms of the kidney / Steven Shen, Adebowale J. Adeniran, and Pheroze Tamboli -- Unusual renal neoplasms / Donna E. Hansel and Ming Zhou -- Renal pelvic and ureteral tumors and tumors frequently found in the renal medullary region / Neil A, Abrahams, Sonny L. Johansson, and Preetha Ramilingam.
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Practical renal pathology, a diagnostic approach

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Lager, Donna. (1st ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , 2013.
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Author
Lager, Donna
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
2013
Series Title
Pattern recognition series
ISBN
9780443069666
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases - diagnosis
Kidney - pathology
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