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Kidney Week

Clinical Practice Session

Renal Biopsy: Clinical Correlations 2023

November 04, 2023 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Ballroom B, Pennsylvania Convention Center

Session Description

This session features the presentation of complex renal biopsy cases by renal pathologists in a mini-clinicopathologic conference with a nephrologist as the clinical discussant. Case histories and biopsy images are on the ASN website prior to the meeting for review. Digital slides and case materials are available for review onsite prior to the session in the Digital Pathology Room (Room 110), with renal pathologists available to answer questions. A syllabus with the diagnoses, additional images, and discussion of the disease entities is provided by each pathologist for their individual case.

ASN thanks the Renal Pathology Society for assistance with this session.
Support for the Digital Pathology Room is provided by Novartis Pharmaceutical Corporation.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Interpret the histopathologic findings in renal biopsies
  • Describe the differential diagnoses of various entities that present with similar histopathologic findings
  • Summarize the nephrologist's perspective on the significance of renal biopsy findings

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Pathology