Alenka Vizjak

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Affiliation: University of Ljubljana
Country: Slovenia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Histologic and immunohistologic study and clinical presentation of ANCA-associated glomerulonephritis with correlation to ANCA antigen specificity
    Alenka Vizjak
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Am J Kidney Dis 41:539-49. 2003
  2. pmc Pathology, clinical presentations, and outcomes of C1q nephropathy
    Alenka Vizjak
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Korytkova 2, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:2237-44. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of patients with coexistent antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies and antibodies against glomerular basement membrane
    Jelka Lindic
    Department of Nephrology, University Medical Center Ljubljana, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Ther Apher Dial 13:278-81. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint C1Q nephropathy in children
    Tanja Kersnik Levart
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1756-61. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Microthrombotic/microangiopathic manifestations of the antiphospholipid syndrome
    Sonja Praprotnik
    Clinical Department of Rheumatology, University Medical Center Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 36:109-25. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical prognostic factors of renal outcome in anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic autoantibody (ANCA)-associated glomerulonephritis in elderly patients
    Stasa Kaplan-Pavlovcic
    Department of Nephrology, University Medical Center Ljubljana, Zaloska 7 and Institut of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Korytkova 2, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:v5-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Fibrillary noncongophilic renal and extrarenal deposits: a report on 10 cases
    Anastazija Hvala
    Institute of Pathology, University of Ljubljana Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Ultrastruct Pathol 27:341-7. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury in immunoglobulin A nephropathy: potential role of macroscopic hematuria and acute tubulointerstitial injury
    Radoslav Kveder
    Department of Nephrology, University Medical Center Ljubljana, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Ther Apher Dial 13:273-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Widespread vesiculobullous eruption in a 16-year-old male
    J Pizem
    Institute of Pathology, Medical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Korytkova 2, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat 19:19-22. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of activated caspase-3 as a marker of apoptosis in glomeruli of human lupus nephritis
    Jera Jeruc
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:410-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Histologic and immunohistologic study and clinical presentation of ANCA-associated glomerulonephritis with correlation to ANCA antigen specificity
    Alenka Vizjak
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Am J Kidney Dis 41:539-49. 2003
    ..Only a limited number of studies have systematically assessed renal pathology with respect to ANCA antigen specificity...
  2. pmc Pathology, clinical presentations, and outcomes of C1q nephropathy
    Alenka Vizjak
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Korytkova 2, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:2237-44. 2008
    ..Clinical presentation, histology, outcomes, and presumably pathogenesis of C1q nephropathy are heterogeneous...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of patients with coexistent antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies and antibodies against glomerular basement membrane
    Jelka Lindic
    Department of Nephrology, University Medical Center Ljubljana, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Ther Apher Dial 13:278-81. 2009
    ..In dialysis-dependent patients, the goal of treatment is to limit the damage of other involved organs and not to preserve renal function. Careful follow-up is necessary due to the relapsing nature of the ANCA component of the disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint C1Q nephropathy in children
    Tanja Kersnik Levart
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1756-61. 2005
    ..The latter showed a very poor response to any immunosuppressive therapy and high risk for progressive renal insufficiency...
  5. doi request reprint Microthrombotic/microangiopathic manifestations of the antiphospholipid syndrome
    Sonja Praprotnik
    Clinical Department of Rheumatology, University Medical Center Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 36:109-25. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical prognostic factors of renal outcome in anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic autoantibody (ANCA)-associated glomerulonephritis in elderly patients
    Stasa Kaplan-Pavlovcic
    Department of Nephrology, University Medical Center Ljubljana, Zaloska 7 and Institut of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Korytkova 2, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:v5-7. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Fibrillary noncongophilic renal and extrarenal deposits: a report on 10 cases
    Anastazija Hvala
    Institute of Pathology, University of Ljubljana Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Ultrastruct Pathol 27:341-7. 2003
    ..5 microm. The authors speculate that extraglomerular kidney fibrillary deposits concurrent with the same type of deposits in other organs suggests systemic manifestation of FGN...
  8. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury in immunoglobulin A nephropathy: potential role of macroscopic hematuria and acute tubulointerstitial injury
    Radoslav Kveder
    Department of Nephrology, University Medical Center Ljubljana, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Ther Apher Dial 13:273-7. 2009
    ..Regarding pathogenesis, the kidney biopsy study points to the important role of glomerular bleeding with consequent, widespread obstructive red blood cell tubular casts accompanied by tubular injury and interstitial nephritis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Widespread vesiculobullous eruption in a 16-year-old male
    J Pizem
    Institute of Pathology, Medical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Korytkova 2, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat 19:19-22. 2010
    ..A combination of clinical, histological, and immunofluorescence findings are necessary to establish a diagnosis of BSLE. We present a case of BSLE to illustrate and emphasize the need for an integrative diagnostic approach...
  10. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of activated caspase-3 as a marker of apoptosis in glomeruli of human lupus nephritis
    Jera Jeruc
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:410-8. 2006
    ..Our aim is to study apoptosis in various forms of LN and its relationship to histomorphological changes and selected laboratory findings by using activated caspase-3 as a novel marker of apoptosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Multiple mononeuropathy due to vasculitis associated with anticardiolipin antibodies: a case report
    Jera Jeruc
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Korytkova 2, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Folia Neuropathol 44:140-3. 2006
    ..Our patient had no clinical or laboratory features of any autoimmune disorder and also no signs of systemic vasculitis. We discuss the potential role of anticardiolipin antibodies in the pathogenesis of vasculitis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of collagen type IV nephropathies: from thin basement membrane nephropathy to Alport syndrome
    Alenka Vizjak
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Srp Arh Celok Lek 136:323-6. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Light chain deposition disease restricted to the brain: The first case report
    Mara Popovic
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Hum Pathol 38:179-84. 2007
    ..Neither in the kidney nor in any other organ were deposits detected. This is the first case report of light chain deposition disease restricted to the brain...
  14. doi request reprint Hantavirus nephropathy
    Dusan Ferluga
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Korytkova 2, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:1653-8. 2008
    ..Hantaviruses are not cytopathic for most cells, and their interactions with endothelial cells that activate immune mechanisms play a key role in the pathogenesis of vascular dysfunction characterizing this disease...