Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody Charnow is the editor of Renal and Urology News.

Most Recent Articles by Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Prostatic Enlargement Linked to Obesity

Prostatic Enlargement Linked to Obesity

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Benign prostatic hyperplasia is more likely to develop among men with larger waist circumference and body mass index and higher leptin levels.

ESRD Risk Higher in SLE Patients Hospitalized for Infections

ESRD Risk Higher in SLE Patients Hospitalized for Infections

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End-stage renal disease is 5-fold more likely to develop in patients with 3 or more infection-related hospitalizations versus none.

Interstitial Nephritis Outcomes Improved with Steroids

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In a large retrospective series, fewer patients with acute interstitial nephritis progressed to ESRD

Office-Based Renal Mass Biopsy Safe

Office-Based Renal Mass Biopsy Safe

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In a study, only 3 of 108 patients experienced complications, all of which were minor and required no hospitalization or further intervention.

Safe Alternative SHPT Surgical Approach for Elderly Patients Reported

Safe Alternative SHPT Surgical Approach for Elderly Patients Reported

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Good results achieved with total parathyroidectomy without autotransplantation, according to researchers.

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