Detective Nephron, world-renowned for his expert analytic skills, trains budding physician-detectives in the diagnosis and treatment of kidney diseases. L.O. Henle, a budding nephrologist, presents a new case to the master consultant.
What do you have for us today, my dear apprentice?
I have a 67-year-old white man with a history of type 2 diabetes mellitus, with an elevated hemoglobin A1c (8.1%) and a history of moderate hypertension, who is now here with proteinuria.