Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody Charnow is the editor of Renal and Urology News.

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End-of-Life Prostate Cancer-Related Complications Characterized

End-of-Life Prostate Cancer-Related Complications Characterized

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Men with advanced prostate cancer at diagnosis have an elevated risk of spinal cord compression, renal failure, and other cancer-related morbidities.

Emergency Department Gout Visits Rise Dramatically

Emergency Department Gout Visits Rise Dramatically

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US study documents a 27% increase in visits to emergency departments for a primary diagnosis of acute gout from 2006 to 2014.

Low-Level Lead Exposure Found to Increase CKD Risk

Low-Level Lead Exposure Found to Increase CKD Risk

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Individuals with higher blood lead levels experienced greater decreases in eGFR.

CKD Prevalence, Progression Rate High Among Elderly Diabetics

CKD Prevalence, Progression Rate High Among Elderly Diabetics

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In a South Korean study, nearly 60% of elderly patients with type 2 diabetes had chronic kidney disease at baseline.

Diabetic ESRD Linked to Elevated Fibrinogen

Diabetic ESRD Linked to Elevated Fibrinogen

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Patients with higher levels of serum fibrinogen have higher rates of progression.

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