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Renal disease is a frequent complication of HIV infection, and a spectrum of renal disorders has been described with diverse histopathologic forms. In this Review, Scott Cohen and colleagues outline t...
Renal cell carcinoma is the most common form of kidney cancer in adults. Advanced renal cell carcinoma includes both metastatic disease and locally advanced renal cell carcinoma that cannot be resecte...
The effect of renal sympathetic denervation on BP among patients with resistant hypertension persisted for up to 3 years after the procedure, according to recent results.This reduction in BP after den...
(HealthDay)—Renal mass biopsy is accurate for small renal masses (4 cm or less), according to a study published in the March issue of The Journal of Urology.
Data from the LIRA-RENAL study detailing use of liraglutide in patients with type 2 diabetes and moderate kidney disease have been published. Medscape Medical News
In patients with severe hypertension, the use of chemical renal denervation with alcohol appears to be a safe and feasible alternative to energy-based renal denervation, according to recent findings.I...
Giuseppe Accogli, former region head for Baxter’s U.S. Renal business, has assumed the role of Interim President, Renal, while the company completes its search to permanently fill the role. The post...
Recently, the efficacy of renal denervation (RDN) has been debated. It is discussed whether RDN is able to adequately target the renal nerves.
Acute renal failure (ARF) in a neonate is a serious condition that impacts 8% to 24% of hospitalized neonates. There is a need for prompt evaluation and treatment to avoid additional complications. In...
The kidney becomes atrophic in advanced chronic kidney disease, and renal size and parenchymal volume correlate with renal function. However, alterations in renal parenchymal volume have not been adeq...
Renal dysplasia is classically described as a developmental disorder whereby the kidneys fail to undergo appropriate differentiation, resulting in the presence of malformed renal tissue elements. It i...
Primary renal cell carcinomas have rarely been reported in patients with crossed fused renal ectopia. We presented a patient with right to left crossed fused kidney harbouring renal tumor. The most fr...