Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody Charnow is the editor of Renal and Urology News.

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Prostate Biopsy May Be Avoidable If MRI Findings Are Negative

Prostate Biopsy May Be Avoidable If MRI Findings Are Negative

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In a study, systematic biopsy detected clinically significant prostate cancer in only 3% of men with negative findings on multiparametic MRI.

Kidney Stone Formation May Differ in MS Patients

Kidney Stone Formation May Differ in MS Patients

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Patients with multiple sclerosis are more likely to form calcium phosphate stones and struvite stones.

OAB Drug Mirabegron Shows Superior Patient Adherence

OAB Drug Mirabegron Shows Superior Patient Adherence

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Treatment discontinuation rate is lower than that of traditional antimuscarinics, study finds.

Bone Metastases Seldom Progress During Radium-223 Therapy

Bone Metastases Seldom Progress During Radium-223 Therapy

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At 6 months of treatment, bone imaging showed stable disease in 94% of patients with available data, study finds.

Sickle Cell Trait in Blacks Increases ESRD Risk

Sickle Cell Trait in Blacks Increases ESRD Risk

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Carriers have a 2-fold higher risk of end-stage renal disease compared with non-carriers, study finds.

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