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Table 3 Detection rate of uromodulin accumulations in each staining method (case #2)

From: Significance of kidney biopsy in autosomal dominant tubulointerstitial kidney disease-UMOD: is kidney biopsy truly nonspecific?

  UMOD+ tubulusa detection rateb
PAS 127 33.10%
HE 50 13%
PAM 30 7.80%
Masson 69 18%
  1. a: numbers of tubules with detectable UMOD accumulations in each staining
  2. b: a x100 / numbers of UMOD positive tubules in UMOD staining (384) these numbers are counted based on all field of obtained kidney tissue