Tubulo-interstitial fibrosis (Tubulo-interstitial fibrosis)



Name Tubulo-interstitial fibrosis
Abbreviation Tubulo-interstitial fibrosis
Is Categorical? True
Tissue(s) No Tissues Selected
Group(s)
Units Not Specified
Range -∞ to ∞
Description Tubular interstitial damage, evident by fibrosis. In addition there may be
tubular basement membrane thickening, as discerned by light microscopy. Any
degree of fibrosis is acceptable as indicative of a component of diabetic
nephropathy.
Protocol Not Specified


No experiments found.


Categorical Values

NameDescription
Present
Presence of tubular interstitial damage, evident by fibrosis. In addition there may be tubular basement membrane thickening, as discerned by light microscopy. Any degree of fibrosis is acceptable as indicative of a component of diabetic nephropathy.
Absent
Absence of tubular interstitial damage, evident by fibrosis.