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Patients who underwent radical nephrectomy had 2-fold greater decline in eGFR decline and 2-fold greater mortality compared with those who had a partial nephrectomy.
In a single center study, asymptomatic bacteriuria resolved before prostate biopsy, without additional treatment.
Patients who received cabozantinib were also less likely to have skeletal-related events (23% vs 29% with everolimus).
Polygenic hazard score can guide screening based off predicted prostate cancer diagnosis age.
Improved urinary symptoms with antimuscarinic tx tied to better overall sleep quality, duration.
Renal & Urology News spoke with Jonathan Silberstein, MD, about creating surgical models using a 3D printer.
40% of active surveillance events were deemed to require treatment.
A study showed longer survival among patients with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer who achieved a PSA level of 0.2 ng/mL or less 7 months after initiating ADT.
Chemoradiation for muscle-invasive bladder cancer is associated with a lower 1-year mortality risk versus radical cystectomy, but at year 2 and beyond, mortality risk is lower with radical cystectomy.
Study finds that closely adhering to a Mediterranean-style diet possibly protects men from aggressive and advanced prostate cancer.
Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy is associated with high 2- and 4-year rates of local cancer control and progression-free and cancer-specific survival.
No evidence that varenicline, bupropion, or nicotine replacement increase probability of abstinence.
Each 10 mg/dL increase in serum levels of total and HDL cholesterol are associated with a significant 5% and 14% increased risk of high-grade PCa, respectively.
In a multinational, prospective study, just 5% of cases converted.
Higher mortality for heart transplant patients with de novo solid malignancy than those without malignancy.
New analysis finds that female sex and non-dilating vesicoureteral reflux are independently associated with an increased risk of bladder and bowel dysfunction.
Increasing risk for work-related musculoskeletal disorders, particularly in procedural specialists.
Durable survival, response rates rarely recognized as significant by current oncology value frameworks.
Most patients with cancer, autoimmune disease have improvement in events without discontinuing therapy.
Patient age 70 years and above is an independent risk factor for perioperative morbidity, according to data from a national cohort.
Renal and Urology News Articles
- CROWNWeb Reporting Gets Up to Speed With Implementation of Dashboard
- Prostate Cancer Gene Testing Guidelines Issued
- Radical Nephrectomy Linked With Worse Kidney Function, Survival
- Acute Kidney Injury Increases Risk for Hypoglycemia in Diabetes Pts
- USPSTF Questions Nontraditional CVD Risk Factors for Assessment
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- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)