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absent podocyte foot process  
fused podocyte foot processes  
podocyte foot process effacement  
a podocyte reaction to injury or damage characterized by flattening of foot processes due to gradual simplification of the interdigitating foot process; the whole podocyte looks flat due to retraction, widening, and shortening of the processes of each podocyte while the frequency of filtration slits is reduced, giving the appearance of a continuous cytoplasmic sheet covering the glomerular basement membrane

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Definition Sources: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6490-7723

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