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Membranous nephropathy pathological causes

Jan 04, 2017
The exact cause of the disease is not yet clear, according to its etiology, the clinical can be pided into two categories of primary MN and secondary MN. The etiology of the former is unknown, the latter is often accompanied by some autoimmune diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosus, hepatitis B and hepatitis C, it is generally believed that the disease itself
Epidemic disease. Secondary causes of membranous nephropathy:
1 autoimmune disease systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, Graves disease, mixed connective tissue disease, Sjogren syndrome, primary biliary cirrhosis, ankylosing spondylitis and acute infectious polyneuritis.
2 infected with hepatitis B, hepatitis C, syphilis, leprosy, filariasis, schistosomiasis and malaria.
3 drug and poison organic gold, mercury, D- penicillamine, and Kato Pury.
4 lung cancer, colon cancer, breast cancer and lymphoma.
5 other recurrent sarcoidosis, renal transplantation, sickle cell disease and angiolymphoid hyperplasia (Kimura disease). However, 75% of membranous nephropathy can not find the above reasons, that is, primary membranous nephropathy.

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