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  • Rapidly Progressive Glomerulonephritis (Type 3)

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    Rapidly Progressive Glomerulonephritis (Type 3)

    Type 3 (pauci-immune) disease is characterized by crescent formation with fibrinoid necrosis and negative immunofluorescence staining (Jones silver stain, ×400).

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

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