Nephrol Ther 2021 Jun 23. Epub 2021 Jun 23.
Aix Marseille Univ, Inserm, INRAE, C2VN, 13005 Marseille, France; Aix-Marseille Univ, Centre de néphrologie et transplantation rénale, Hôpital de la Conception, 147, boulevard Baille, 13005 Marseille, France.
COVID-19 is a disease caused by the RNA virus SARS-CoV-2. It is characterised by an attack mainly affecting the respiratory system. There is renal involvement which is characterised by three main types of damage, acute tubular necrosis occurring in the most severe cases, proximal tubulopathy which is a prognostic marker of the disease and segmental and focal hyalinosis occurring in a genetically predisposed terrain. Read More