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High and low body mass index are can cause renal hematoma for patients undergoing extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.
Study of US veterans reveals, however, that the procedure is being used less in subgroups who might benefit the most.
In a small study, researchers observed a decrease in tumor burden and extended duration of therapy.
Increased type I collagen mRNA expression in the extracellular matrix microenvironment is associated with poor progression-free survival.
Serum uric acid levels of 10 mg/dL or higher are associated with an increased risk for nephrolithiasis.
Immunotherapy treatments for patients with bladder cancer, head and neck cancer, Hodgkin's lymphoma, and kidney cancer, is useful against malignancy, according to Cancer Progress Report.
A new government report says multipronged approach is necessary to target antimicrobial resistance, a major public health threat.
Other risk factors include reduced muscle mass and lower levels of physical activity.
Ten-year mortality rates of prostate cancer are low, regardless of whether patients are treated with radiotherapy, surgery, or undergo only active surveillance.
Decreases in use of screening following USPSTF recommendations against routine PSA screening.
Large study challenges previous research linking the procedure to slightly higher chance of disease.
Urinary, bowel, sexual function, and quality of life among men with prostate cancer may vary depending on treatment type.
After 10 years, objective and subjective cure rates were 69 and 64%, respectively.
Use of 5ARIs for BPH was associated with a statistically significant increased, pooled relative risk for sexual dysfunction.
Patients who underwent a radical cystectomy (RC) developed postoperative infection after a median of 13 days.
Postoperative pain continues to be undermanaged.
Patients with diabetes had a significant 42% increased risk of recurrence of cancer and 79% increased risk of progression.
Researchers' results showed that the presence of a urinary catheter and recent antibiotic use were associated with increased odds of intra-operative bacteremia.
Study tested the combination in men with treatment-naïve prostate cancer and bone metastasis.
The recurrence group had significantly larger tumors than the no-recurrence group.
Renal and Urology News Articles
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- Bladder Cancer Progression Linked to Collagen Changes
- Teaching Low Phosphorus Cooking May Improve Hyperphosphatemia
- Elevated CRP Linked With CKD Risk in Rheumatoid Arthritis
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
- 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)