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Effects of colchicine on renal fibrosis and apoptosis in obstructed kidneys.

Authors
  • Kim, Sejoong1, 2
  • Jung, Eun Sook1
  • Lee, Jeonghwan3
  • Heo, Nam Ju1, 4
  • Na, Ki Young1, 2
  • Han, Jin Suk1
  • 1 Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. , (North Korea)
  • 2 Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, Korea. , (North Korea)
  • 3 Department of Internal Medicine, Hallym University Hangang Sacred Heart Hospital, Seoul, Korea. , (North Korea)
  • 4 Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital Healthcare System Gangnam Center, Seoul, Korea. , (North Korea)
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Korean journal of internal medicine
Publication Date
May 01, 2018
Volume
33
Issue
3
Pages
568–576
Identifiers
DOI: 10.3904/kjim.2016.131
PMID: 28298077
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

We found that the proper dosage of colchicine may have anti-fibrotic and anti-apoptotic effects in obstructed kidneys. For clinical applications, an optimal dose of colchicine should be evaluated to maximize the prevention of renal disease progression.

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