Kimmelstiel-Wilson nodule


Kimmelstiel-Wilson nodule
see under lesion.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Kimmelstiel-Wilson lesion — a microscopic spherical hyaline mass surrounded by capillaries, found in the kidney glomerulus in the nodular form of intercapillary glomerulosclerosis and virtually pathognomonic of diabetes mellitus. Called also Kimmelstiel Wilson nodule …   Medical dictionary

  • Kimmelstiel-Wilson lesion (nodule) syndrome — Kim·mel·stiel Wil·son lesion (nodule), syndrome (kimґəl stēl wilґsən) [Paul Kimmelstiel, German pathologist in the United States, 1900–1970; Clifford Wilson, British physician, 1906–1997] see under lesion and see intercapillary …   Medical dictionary

  • Diabetic nephropathy — Classification and external resources Photomicrography of nodular glomerulosclerosis in Kimmelstein Wilson syndrome. Source: CDC ICD 10 E10.2, E11.2, E12.2, E13.2, E …   Wikipedia


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