kidney failure

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Synonyms for kidney failure

inability of the kidneys to excrete wastes and to help maintain the electrolyte balance

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Researchers at Birmingham University are conducting a pioneering project to discover why patients with kidney failure are significantly more likely to develop heart disease or defects.
Diabetic women with the risk variant had a nearly two-fold increased risk of developing kidney failure compared with diabetic women who did not have the risk variant.
Many Florida communities have high rates of kidney disease due to aging and ethnic populations which are prone to diabetes and high blood pressure, the top causes of kidney failure.
Uncontrolled, it is the second leading cause of chronic kidney failure in the U.
Following the restrictions of a diet for kidney failure might be hard at first, but with a little creativity, you can make tasty and satisfying meals.
All racial groups have some risk of developing kidney failure from high blood pressure.
The kidney failure is the latest in a series of health problems to afflict the veteran comedian, a manic depressive who has suffered a dozen mental breakdowns.
The spectrum of disease resulting from this condition ranges from stillbirth or birth with kidney failure, to mild conditions that may not be detected until adolescence.
Muneer Ahmad Junejo has said that the key to prevention or delay of severe kidney disease is early detection and aggressive intervention, while there's still time to slow down the progression to kidney failure.
4814)," a bill supporting improvements in the research, treatment and care of chronic kidney disease to benefit more than 615,800 Americans living with kidney failure which is known as end-stage renal disease, or ESRD.
The risk of a kidney donor developing kidney failure in the remaining organ is much lower than in the population at large, even when compared with people who have two kidneys, according to a new research study conducted at Johns Hopkins Medicine in Baltimore, MD.
Up to 40% of kidney failure cases among children are due to congenital deformities of the urinary tract, a senior doctor of Hamad Medical Corporation has said.
Dialysis is used to treat kidney failure by replacing the functions of the organs in filtering out waste and excess water from the blood.
Washington, Nov 10 ( ANI ): A new study has suggested that preeclampsia- a condition in pregnancy characterized by high blood pressure, sometimes with fluid retention and protein excretion in the urine- during pregnancy is a risk factor for developing kidney failure later in life.
Genetic variant linked with kidney failure in diabetic women but not men.