Author(s): Stancho Stanchev*, Alexandar Iliev, Georgi Kotov, Lina Malinova and Boycho Landzhov
Background: Hypertensive nephrosclerosis is associated with progressive loss of functional nephrons
leading to chronic renal failure. In our study, we analysed the changes in the areas of the renal corpuscles
and glomerular capillary tufts of superfi cial and juxtamedullary nephrons in 9 male spontaneously
hypertensive rats, distributed in the following age groups: ...