Causes of Kidney Scarring

Causes of Kidney Scarring

Causes of Kidney Scarring

Kidney scarring occurs in the small blood vessels in the kidneys known as glomeruli, and thus it is also known as glomerulosclerosis. However, doctors are often unable to tell the cause of the scarring unless a biopsy is performed. Common causes include diabetes, lupus, urinary tract infections and strep throat. Kidney scarring can be slowed down, but it cannot be reversed after the damage has been done. Read More……………

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