Table 5. Association between CD71 expression in glomeruli and mesangial proliferation in patients from control group with no IgA deposits on glomerulia

PatientDiagnosisHistopathologic Findings at Light MicroscopyHistologic Lesions and CD71 Expression on Glomeruli on Frozen Sections
Glomeruli (n)Histologic AnalysisCD71 Expression
a SSNS, steroid-sensitive idiopathic nephrotic syndrome; SLE, systemic lupus erythematosus; PSAGN, post-streptococcal acute glomerulonephritis; MPGN, membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis.
24Isolated proteinuriaMinimal change50All normalNo expression
25SSNSMinimal change10All normalNo expression
26Isolated proteinuriaMinimal change2All normalNo expression
27SLEIVa lupus3All proliferativeNo expression
27 (second biopsy)SLEIVa lupus2All proliferativeNo expression
28PSAGNEndocapillary proliferative lesions with humps2All proliferativeAll grade 1
29Isolated proteinuriaMinimal change7All normalNo expression
30Type 1Endocapillary and extracapillary proliferative lesions and membrane thickening74 proliferative4 no expression
MPGN3 with crescents3 grade 1
31PSAGNEndocapillary proliferative lesions with humps4All proliferativeAll grade 1