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Twitter Poll (August 22, 2018)

Vanessa Moreno, MD
By Vanessa Moreno, MD

Aug 24, 2018

Anti-GBM in renal biopsy at Arkana Laboratories

ANSWER: D

Anti-GBM disease is a rare small vessel vasculitis that affects glomerular and pulmonary capillaries. The majority of patients develop widespread glomerular crescent formation, presenting with features of rapidly progressive GN, and 40-60% will have concurrent alveolar hemorrhage

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