Kidney Failure Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. A novel compound heterozygous variant of the SLC12A3 gene in Gitelman syndrome pedigreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2018 | BioMed Central

    Gitelman syndrome is an autosomal recessive disorder caused by genic mutations of SLC12A3 , which encodes the Na-Cl cotransporter , and presents with characteristic metabolic abnormalities, including hypokalemia, metabolic alkalosis, hypomagnesemia, and hypocalciuria. In this study, we report a case of a GS pedigree, including analysis of GS-associated gene mutations.

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  2. Push to better track living kidney donors' long-term healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Denver Post

    ... to consider. British researchers reported Monday that living kidney donors are more likely to develop later kidney failure than non-donors - and female donors may experience a pregnancy complication, problematic high blood pressure Overall, the ...

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  3. Living kidney donors have low but elevated risk of renal failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... living kidney donors were almost nine times more likely to develop end-stage renal disease (ESRD), severe kidney failure that requires people to receive a transplant or go on dialysis. Each year, the absolute risk of ESRD was 0.5 cases for every ...

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  4. Leptospirosis presenting as haemolytic uraemic syndrome: a case reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2018 | BioMed Central

    Leptospirosis is a rare infectious disease especially in Western Countries. Renal involvement is a recognised complication of leptospirosis but leptospirosis-associated haemolytic uraemic syndrome is extremely rare and to our knowledge has only been reported once, in 1985.

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  5. Disseminated cryptococcosis presenting initially as lower limb...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | BioMed Central

    Cellulitis is an unusual presentation of disseminated cryptococcosis, a serious infection seen predominantly in immunocompromised hosts. Disseminated cryptococcosis carries significant morbidity for transplant recipients, especially of the pulmonary and central nervous systems, and carries a high mortality risk.

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  6. Facing death in Tonga, law student with kidney failure pleads to stay in NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    A young man with kidney failure is pleading to stay in New Zealand, knowing he'll face a painful death if deported to Tonga. Tamahanga Tukunga is among a growing number of Tongans requesting help because dialysis is not available in their home country.

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  7. North America to Remain Dominant in Global Renal Function Test MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | SBWire

    According to Future Market Insights , the global renal function test market is projected to register a steady expansion over the forecast period, 2017 to 2026. Revenues from worldwide use of renal function test are estimated to surpass US$ 900 Mn by 2026-end.

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  8. Tanzanian scientist battles HIV and kidney failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | News Today

    ... TANKER Foundation managing trustee Latha Kumaraswami said, "Nearly 2.5 lakh people die in India due to kidney failure. After cancer and heart diseases, renal ailments are the largest killer in India. From 1993 until December 2017, TANKER Foundation ...

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  9. Low-cost, data-driven tool identifies sickest hospital patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of these patients can help reduce the risk of complications and death if they recognize the progression of kidney failure ... Parents who give their teens alcohol, even to teach them how to drink responsibly, are more likely to do harm than good, ...

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  10. Honoring dad: Clemson grad raising awareness about kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | The Georgetown Times

    ... a big issue," Reader Jr., the starting nose tackle for the Houston Texans, said. "People don't really notice. Kidney failure is huge in American and globally." David Vernon Reader Sr., was 51 when he died of renal failure on June 30, 2014, before ...

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  11. Calciphylaxiss Market 2018 - Rising the Diagnostics Revolution WaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | SBWire

    ... Japan, China, India, Australia, Republic of Korea, and rest of Asia Pacific. Increasing incidence of chronic kidney failure across Asia Pacific. Moreover, the growth of this segment is attributed to high population growth, increasing environmental ...

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  12. Hemodialysis Market Industry Insights, Outlook and Forecast Up to 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | SBWire

    ... receive treatment with dialysis or a kidney transplant. Of these 2 million people receive treatment for kidney failure, the majority are treated in only five countries: the U.S., Japan, Germany, Brazil, and Italy. These five countries represent only ...

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  13. Why-And How-To 'Heart' Your Kidneys, Every DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Health News Digest

    ... for kidney disease include diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, obesity, and a family history of kidney failure. People of African American, Hispanic, Native American, Asian or Pacific Islander descent are at increased risk for developing ...

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  14. Know More in Detail About Kidney Dialysis Equipment Market with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | SBWire

    The Kidney Dialysis Equipment Market to Grow steadily at a CAGR of +10% during the forecast period. Chronic kidney disease is a chronic condition that seriously affects the quality of life of the patient.

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  15. Asymptomatic ST-Segment-Elevation ECG in Patient With Kidney Failure [ECG Challenges]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Circulation

    A 32-year-old man with a medical history of chronic kidney disease on chronic hemodialysis and nontransfusion-dependent thalassemia was referred to the cardiology unit for evaluation before kidney transplantation. He denied any symptoms of chest pain, palpitation, or syncope.

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  16. Increasing R&D Activities to Ensure Growth of Global Sterile Filtration MarketRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2018 | Emailwire.com

    ... production of large molecules and biologics, growth in the generics market, rising incidence of diabetes & kidney failure, growing demand for biopharmaceutical molecules, increasing purity requirement in end-user market. However, stringent ...

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  17. Insiders Are Buying At 2 Attractive BiotechsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    Recently I have purchased two small biotech/biopharma stocks that I find attractive on a standalone basis and where insiders are also making purchases. I have always found a strong correlation between insider buying and upside potential in the biotech sector.

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  18. Fluoridated water calcifies your arteries: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | UK Against Fluoridation

    A major promoter of heart disease in the U.S. today could be a chemical that the government has been intentionally dumping into the water supply for decades on the premise that it prevents tooth decay. Fluoride, according to a new study published in the journal Toxicology, shows demonstrated cardiotoxic effects, which include the calcification and hardening of arteries.

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  19. Phosphate Binding Agents Market Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast Up to 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | SBWire

    ... people have chronic kidney diseases in the U.S. The statistics show that about 87,000 patients die due to kidney failure every year. Commonly used drug classes for treating nephrological and urological disorders include diuretics, anti-hypertensive ...

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  20. Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids for the Treatment of IgA Nephropathy.Read the original story

    Jan 16, 2018 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. IgA nephropathy is a common disease that causes end-stage renal failure and requires renal replacement therapy.

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