• Light microscopy: Jones silver stain, proliferation of visceral epithelial cells and collapse of glomerulus known as collapsing focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS). Image credit: K.S. Vinay.

  • Light microscopy: Hematoxylin & eosin stain; mesangiolysis and glomerular capillary thrombosis suggestive of TMA. Arrow shows fibrin thrombi. Image credit: K.S. Vinay.

  • Light microscopy: Hematoxylin & eosin stain; acute tubular injury. Image credit: V. Mahesha.

  • Silver methenamine stain showing normal glomerulus. Image credit: K.S. Vinay.

  • Light microscopy: Hematoxylin & eosin stain showing crescentic glomerulonephritis. Image credit: K.S. Vinay.

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Mythri Shankar Mythri Shankar, MD, is Assistant Professor, Nephrology, with the Institute of Nephrourology, Bangalore, India.

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