Renal Week 2010 General News Coverage

Renal Week 2010 General News

Cardiovascular Mortality Linked to FGF-23

Elevated levels of fibroblast growth factor 23 (FGF-23) are associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular (CV) death among elderly men independent of renal function and other parameters of mineral metabolism, according to Swedish researchers who presented their findings at Renal Week 2010 in Denver.

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