Tenofovir drug can lead to moderate kidney damage in some patients.
High meat intake, regardless of fat content, is associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes.
Research suggests heart-healthy exercise may keep blood vessels more flexible.
In adjusted analyses, female transplant recipients had a significantly increased risk of urologic cancer and men did not.
Statin users with diabetes at lower risk of neuropathy, retinopathy, gangrene.
But admission rates and in-hospital mortality for hypertension have decreased.
Second study shows denervation procedures may miss targets, may not meet threshold for effect.
Other predictors include neurovascular disease, obesity, and surgical approach.
Visceral fat is even more important than overall adiposity in determining risk.
NephroCheck detects substances in the urine that are associated with acute kidney injury (AKI).
In addition to reducing serum phosphorus levels to within the recommended range, ferric citrate increases iron stores.
One hospitalization for associated with a 4.9-fold increased risk of end-stage renal disease.
Individuals aged 65 and older are more likely than younger people to develop AIN as a result of medication use.
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The association between serum bicarbonate levels and bone mineral density was stronger in women, especially those who were postmenopausal.
Most stones patients do not need additional imaging with computed tomography, study finds.
Radiotherapy given within 6 months of radical prostatectomy reduces cancer-specific mortality in men with highly aggressive disease.
Joint committee also calls for drug makers to run heart-risk tests on popular 'Low T' products.
FDA has approved a supplemental new drug application for Stendra (avanafil) taken early as ~15 minutes before sexual activity.
High rates of preserved sexual function with combination beam plus brachytherapy.
Utilization rates jumped by double digits across prostate cancer risk groups from 2004 to 2011.
American College of Physicians guidelines addresses nonsurgical management of urinary incontinence in women.
Men with male pattern baldness may face a higher risk of aggressive prostate cancer.
This benefit is not seen in patients who undergo radical prostatectomy, according to an updated meta-analysis.
Black prostate cancer patients more likely to develop aggressive disease earlier than white patients.
Low-dose aspirin decreased the likelihood of acute genitourinary toxicity in prostate cancer by 27%.
Enzalutamide and abiraterone may not benefit men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer who have AR-V7 in circulating tumor cells.
However, they are more likely to die from causes other than prostate cancer than men with normal metabolic levels.
The drug is now also approved for use in chemotherapy-naïve men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Study finds a 15-year cancer-specific survival rate of 94%; hormone therapy for more than 6 months decreases all-cause survival.