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Diabetic Nephropathy (Nodules)


Formation of acellular nodules within mesangial matrix is a distinctive feature of diabetic nephropathy (periodic acid-Schiff stain, × 200).

Image provided by Agnes Fogo, MD and the American Journal of Kidney Disease’s Atlas of Renal Pathology (see www.ajkd.org).