Ferumoxytol and iron sucrose have comparable safety in the treatment of anemia in patients with CKD.
Complications other than urinary incontinence or erectile dysfunction occur frequently following treatment for PCa.
Elevated levels of uric acid are associated with an increased likelihood of diabetes.
AKI develops in 7% of patients undergoing PCI.
Prostate cancer patients who undergo RP by a different urologist are less likely to suffer surgical complications.
Even moderate hyponatremia declines are associated with an increased risk of death.
Starting dialysis after conception, not before, may improve birth rates in women with end-stage renal disease.
Complications and hospital lengths of stay after kidney donation declined from 10.1% and a mean 3.7 days, respectively.
The guideline recommends that patients with adverse pathologic findings at prostatectomy should be offered adjuvant radiotherapy.
Survivors of childhood cancer are at risk for premature chronic renal failure as their glomerular function continues to deteriorate.
Men with low testosterone levels may be at slightly increased risk of developing or dying from cardiovascular disease.
The dietary flavonoid naringenin has been found to regulate the PKD2 protein responsible for polycystic kidney disease.
The FDA has approved the first permanent implant to relieve low or blocked urine flow in men aged 50 years and older with BPH.
Efforts to address chronic kidney disease among individuals aged 80 years and older may be necessary.
A prospective cohort study has shown plasma NGAL to be an accurate biomarker for predicting acute kidney injury.
Elderly patients with OAB may benefit from combined high-dosage antimuscarinics.
A smartphone-based automated albumin-testing tool can determine urinary albumin levels and transmit results all within about five minutes.
A higher urinary ACRwas linked with a greater risk of incident CHD but not recurrent CHD.
Partial or total penectomy with a negative surgical margin remains the gold standard in managing invasive penile cancer.
PD may lower glutamate levels released into the brain during ischemic stroke, minimizing tissue damage