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Overall prevalence 11.5% in men, 3.2% in women; high-risk HPV also more prevalent in men.
Case report describes treatment of female patient who attempted suicide with metformin overdose.
40% of cancer diagnoses tied to extra weight; rate higher in older individuals, females.
Greater drop in HbA1c with DPP4i added to alpha glucosidase inhibitor, with no increase in weight.
Three-quarters of patients hospitalized with acute kidney injury in Alberta, Canada did not visit a kidney specialist within 12 months of discharge.
Three weeks after Hurricane Maria ravaged the island, Fresenius Kidney Care is flying dialysis nurses to relieve staff and help patients at the company's 27 operational dialysis centers.
Similar findings among individuals with diabetes able to achieve normoglycemia.
But surgeon sex is not associated with differences in readmissions or complications.
Researchers report a high rate of sustained virologic response after 12 weeks of treatment with a ribavirin-free co-formulation of glecaprevir and pibrentasvir.
Patients with papillary versus clear cell renal cell carcinoma have a 24% decreased risk of dying from their cancer.
Patients who show a poor response to a certain dose and medication also show a poor response to higher doses and other RAAS inhibitors or NSAIDs, meta-analysis shows.
Uromodulin may be a novel predictive serum biomarker.
Primary aim of diagetes management is lowering blood glucose or glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) concentrations.
The variant HSD3B1 allele increases the likelihood of metastasis in men receiving androgen-deprivation therapy for biochemically recurrent disease after radiotherapy for localized PCa.
Dialysis patients treated with a low protein diet with keto analogues had lower levels of parathyroid hormone than those on a normal diet, meta-analysis shows.
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