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Medullary peritubular capillary erythrocyte congestion

MedGen UID:
1813996
Concept ID:
C5558256
Finding
HPO: HP:0033866

Definition

Substantially increased numbers of red blood cells within capillaries surrounding tubules in the medulla of the kidney. This feature is assessed in histological images as the presence of numerous erythrocytes in a segment of the capillary such that the vessel appears to be congested (not open). [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVMedullary peritubular capillary erythrocyte congestion

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