There are times when I come across a cause of death I've never seen before, and I just have to check it out. The trickiest part is to find a definition that isn't drowning in medical terminology, and that someone who is not a medical smarty-pants (like me) can understand. I've found over the years The Mayo Clinic is one of the best places to look for accurate, yet understandable information.
So, as to the question - What is Glomerulonephritis? The very short answer is - an inflammation of the filters in the kidneys, but there are many types & causes. For the best answer click here http://www.mayoclinic.com/
Amylynne (Baker) Murphy