AIDS ASSOCIATED NEPHROPATHY
\ˈe͡ɪdz ɐsˈə͡ʊsɪˌe͡ɪtɪd nɛfɹˈɒpəθɪ], \ˈeɪdz ɐsˈəʊsɪˌeɪtɪd nɛfɹˈɒpəθɪ], \ˈeɪ_d_z ɐ_s_ˈəʊ_s_ɪ__ˌeɪ_t_ɪ_d n_ɛ_f_ɹ_ˈɒ_p_ə_θ_ɪ]\
Definitions of AIDS ASSOCIATED NEPHROPATHY
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Renal syndrome in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients characterized by nephrotic syndrome, severe proteinuria, focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis with distinctive tubular and interstitial changes, enlarged kidneys, and peculiar tubuloreticular structures. The syndrome is distinct from heroin-associated nephropathy as well as other forms of kidney disease seen in HIV-infected patients.
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