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Kidney Failure Newswire

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  1. Ovary removal may increase risk of chronic kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... both ovaries would affect kidney function in premenopausal women. Chronic kidney disease, also called chronic kidney failure, means a person's kidneys are damaged and unable to filter blood the way that they should. If an individual's kidney becomes ...

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  2. Ovary removal may increase risk of chronic kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... both ovaries would affect kidney function in premenopausal women. Chronic kidney disease, also called chronic kidney failure, means a person's kidneys are damaged and unable to filter blood the way that they should. If an individual's kidney becomes ...

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  3. Andhra free-dialysis lessons for CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | The Telegraph

    ... disease. The independent Global Burden of Disease study had estimated that about 235,000 patients had died of kidney failure in India during 2016. Doctors say the cost of dialysis, required twice or thrice a week, in private hospitals would range ...

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  4. Kidney walkers looking for support this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | The Londoner

    ... Kortas said. Kortas has first-hand experience with kidney disease. When Kortas was 18 he experienced acute kidney failure, fully recovering after a few weeks on dialysis. Kidney disease can be either acute, coming on suddenly resulting from drug ...

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  5. Deleterious effects of dialysis emergency start, insights from the French REIN registryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | BioMed Central

    ... Patients with acute kidney injury requiring dialysis are not included in the registry. If unclear, chronic kidney failure is defined by a persistent requirement of dialysis after 45 days of RRT (REIN guidelines). All incident patients aged 18 years ...

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  6. Kidney Walk draws hundreds to TruroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Truro Daily News

    ... donors and recipients. While Michael was lucky, Hazel Muise's husband George was not. He passed away from kidney failure in July last year. She was at the walk with her daughter Carol to honour their loved one, travelling up from their home in ...

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  7. Sesen Bio: Nanocap With Major Catalysts AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Seeking Alpha

    Since I covered Sesen Bio in May, it has gone up 50%, and one of its major problems - lack of cash - has been resolved. It has now $63mn as of the June quarter, up from a meager $20mn or so it had earlier, which, with an approximate annual burn of $18mn, is quite good.

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  8. 'Atypical' virus discovered to be driver of certain kidney diseasesRead the original story

    Friday Sep 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... we will now be working on the question as to whether similar viruses also lead to kidney infections or kidney failure in humans, especially in immunosuppressed patients following a kidney transplant ." The MKPV virus could also be used for the ...

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  9. Previously unknown virus acts as 'driver' for interstitial nephropathyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Medical News

    ... we will now be working on the question as to whether similar viruses also lead to kidney infections or kidney failure in humans, especially in immunosuppressed patients following a kidney transplant." The MKPV virus could also be used for the ...

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  10. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... it gets worse over time," he added. "The damage to your kidneys causes scars and is permanent and may lead to kidney failure. If the kidneys fail, patients need dialysis or a kidney transplant." Once damage occurs, the kidneys usually do not repair ...

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  11. Corticosteroids pulse therapy and oral corticosteroids therapy for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | BioMed Central

    Corticosteroids are widely used to reduce the urine protein levels of patients with immunoglobulin A nephropathy . However, their potential preventive effects on end-stage kidney disease are unclear.

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  12. Innovative questionnaire reveals most common symptoms reported by people with kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Medical News

    ... disease is a long term condition affecting up to 5 million people in the UK. About 10% of these have total kidney failure and need regular dialysis or a kidney transplant. However, the remainder live with kidney function that is lower than normal ...

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  13. Dialysis at night for renal failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | The Courier

    DIALYSIS: Assoc Prof John Richmond and Nairobi Saunders, who has dialysis overnight three times a week and works as a dialysis nurse during the day. Picture: Lachlan Bence Ballarat patients needing dialysis for kidney failure can now receive treatment in hospital overnight after a $500,000 expansion to the hospital's renal unit.

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  14. [Research Articles] Inhibition of sodium/hydrogen exchanger 3 in the...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Science

    ... and National Center of Competence in Research Kidney Control of Homeostasis, CH-8057 Zurich, Switzerland. Kidney failure can decrease the excretion of phosphate, leading to elevated phosphate in the blood and cardiovascular complications. King et al ...

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  15. Gift of life awaits renal patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Iol.co.za

    ... transplant to him, which will give him a chance to live longer. Chronic kidney disease, also called chronic kidney failure, is the gradual loss of kidney function. The kidneys filter wastes and excess fluids from the blood, which are then excreted ...

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  16. Gout drug reduces adverse events in patients with hyperuricaemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | EurekAlert!

    Munich, Germany - 28 Aug 2018: Uric acid reduction with the gout treatment febuxostat reduces adverse events in elderly patients with hyperuricaemia, according to late breaking research presented today in a Hot Line Session at ESC Congress 2018.1 Hyperuricaemia, an abnormally high serum uric acid level, causes gout and is associated with coronary artery disease, hypertension, stroke, renal failure, and death. The FREED study2 examined whether lowering uric acid with febuxostat prevents cerebral, cardiovascular and renal events and death in elderly patients with the condition.

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  17. Mobile clinics provided for places without hepatitis C field inspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Egypt Today

    ... n of treatment is only three months; therefore considered the most appropriate drug for virus C patients with kidney failure as it is completely safe for kidneys.There is no Egyptian alternative to it so far.

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  18. Rationale, design and baseline characteristics of the CANagliflozin...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 26 | CiteULike

    ... and will provide additional important new data about its effects on vascular outcomes, death and kidney failure. A 2017 The Authors. Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd. CiteULike organises scholarly (or ...

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  19. Glucose targets for preventing diabetic kidney disease and its progression.Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 25 | CiteULike

    Diabetes is the leading cause of end-stage kidney disease around the world. Blood pressure lowering and glucose control are used to reduce diabetes-associated disability including kidney failure.

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  20. Dumaguing: UremiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | Sun-Star

    TO THE layman, the term "uremia" may sound Latin and does not know anything about it. However, to health professionals- doctors, nurses, medical technologists- uremia is a word that implies an impending terminal kidney failure, or a chronic kidney disease or end-stage renal disease .

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