Journal of Diabetes Research / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Effects of Unilateral Nephrectomy on Renal Function in Male Spontaneously Diabetic Torii Fatty Rats: A Novel Obese Type 2 Diabetic Model

Table 1

Histopathological findings of kidney in sham group and 1/2 Nx group.

FindingsGroup
1/2 NxSham
Animal number12345678910111213

Glomerulus
 Glomerulosclerosis++2+++2+++±±±±
Tubule
 Regeneration+2+2+2+2+2+2+2++++++
 Dilatation2+2++2++2+2+2+++±++
 Hyaline cast++±±+±++++±+±
 Deposit, hyaline droplet±
 Armanni-Ebstein change+++++±±+++++
 Mineralization+++±+++++++
Interstitial
 Fibrosis, interstitial++++±±
 Infiltration, inflammatory cell, interstitial++2+2++2+2+2+±+±+

−: negative; ±: very slight; +: slight; 2+: moderate; 3+: severe.