Intradetrusor injection of onabotulinumtoxin A impairs afferent and efferent nerves, but an injection-free drug delivery approach only impairs the bladder afferent nerves.
It is unclear whether all recurrent kidney stone formers benefit from 24-hour urine collection.
Noctiva is designed to increase absorption of water through the kidneys, decreasing urine production.
Researchers used data from 83 studies to develop guideline for management of patients with small renal masses.
The guidelines provide a clinical framework for the diagnosis and treatment of male urethral stricture.
Guideline from the American Urological Association has been revised to incorporate the management of patients with staghorn renal stones.
Baseline renal function tests may predict the risk of preeclampsia and preterm birth for pregnant women with hypertension.
In patients with COPD, chronic renal failure is more likely and can be detected from decreased glomerular filtration rates.
A renal transplant recipient experienced drug interaction-induced calcineurin inhibitor nephrotoxicity after starting a cobicistat-containing combination treatment for HIV.
The organization encourages dialysis providers to improve current infection control practices.
A patient with type 2 diabetes is undergoing dialysis and needs to control his HbA1c levels while fasting during Ramadan.
A patient with type 2 diabetes presents with elevated microalbumin levels and a recent history of elevated glucose due to bedtime snacking.
A 29-year-old woman, 12 years post-liver transplant, presents with fever and tachycardia and had recently reported fatigue, weakness, and abdominal pain.
After taking a spinning exercise class, a woman developed acute kidney injury.
A patient presented to the office with a 45-year history of maturity onset diabetes of the young after renal failure.