OTTO SAPHIR, M.D.; BERNARD TAYLOR, M.D.
The clinical entity, "malignant hypertension," and the pathologic lesion called "malignant nephrosclerosis" have for a long time been ill defined and poorly understood classifications which have served as waste-baskets. Into the first have been thrown all cases of hypertension with uremia without recognizable cause, while the second has received every kidney showing petechiae and arteriolonecrosis. After a study of the renal lesions found in a large series of cases of so-called malignant hypertension, we believe that specific anatomic lesions, though multiple, are quite distinct and in almost every instance identifiable. We also found that these lesions are often clinically
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SAPHIR O, TAYLOR B. PYELONEPHRITIS LENTA(PYELONEPHRITIS LENTA*). Ann Intern Med. 1952;36:1017–1041. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-36-4-1017
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1952;36(4):1017-1041.
Infectious Disease, Nephrology, Urinary Tract Infection.
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