Table 5.

Electron microscopic findings

Location of Granular Electron-Dense DepositsNo. of Patients% of Patients
Mesangial (segmental, global)35 (10, 25)94.6
Subendothelial (segmental, global)37 (10, 27)100.0
Subepithelial (segmental, global)21 (18, 3)56.8
Intramembranous5 (4, 1)13.5
  • Segmental, involving <50% of the glomerular loops; global, involving ≥50% of the glomerular loops.