A digital sensing platform could allow patients with chronic kidney ailments or diabetes to test their own urine albumin levels.
Urologist Ronald K. Loo, MD, of Southern California Permanente Medical Group and colleagues created and validated a Hematuria Risk Index.
Hyponatremia authority Dr. Juan Carlos Ayus receives calls all the time from fellow nephrologists who have questions.
Radium-223 was approved in May 2013 for the treatment of mCRPC with symptomatic bone metastases and no visceral disease.
A nascent technology combines laser optics and ultrasound to distinguish between benign and malignant prostate tissue.
Dr. Crispen highlights the advantages and challenges of active surveillance for small renal masses.
David O. Sussman, DO, has been ready to educate urology colleagues on the appropriate use of Botox.
The MENTOR study is poised to change first-line-treatment recommendations for idiopathic membranous nephropathy.
Provenge is a breatkthrough treatment option for men with asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic metastatic, hormone-resistant PCa.
The scar tissue that forms on sections of some glomeruli in FSGS will lead to kidney failure if left untreated.
Ringing in the new year was especially exciting this time around for Ashutosh K. Tewari, MB, BS, head of the new Center for Prostate Cancer at New York-Presbyterian.
The incidence of AKI requiring dialysis is now higher than the incidence of ESRD requiring dialysis or transplant.
A promising hybrid device that works from the inside to provide renal functions beyond dialysis 24 hours a day, seven days a week, has the potential to change a lot of lives.
Considering that bone loss is a known side effect of ADT for men with PCa, it might seem logical that calcium and vitamin D supplementation would help manage this consequence.
Focusing on nephrology patients who become pregnant may seem to be a niche business, but as specialist Madeleine Pahl, MD, tells Renal & Urology News, this population is increasing.