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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a health condition that involves reduced function of the kidneys. There are various causes of reduced kidney function and the severity of the condition can vary greatly.
Bordeaux University Hospital uses 3D printing to improve kidney tumor removal surgery

Bordeaux University Hospital uses 3D printing to improve kidney tumor removal surgery

Research highlights persistent gaps in quality of care for patients with chronic kidney disease

Research highlights persistent gaps in quality of care for patients with chronic kidney disease

Caffeine may cause problems for individuals with anxiety disorder

Caffeine may cause problems for individuals with anxiety disorder

Chronic kidney disease patients are excluded from clinical trials

Chronic kidney disease patients are excluded from clinical trials

Experts explain what happens after hip fracture in older adults

Experts explain what happens after hip fracture in older adults

Low dose of endotoxin could have protective effect on men at risk of acute kidney injury

Low dose of endotoxin could have protective effect on men at risk of acute kidney injury

Common metric may not accurately assess kidney function of Indian patients

Common metric may not accurately assess kidney function of Indian patients

Restrictive approach to blood cell transfusions safe for patients undergoing cardiac surgery

Restrictive approach to blood cell transfusions safe for patients undergoing cardiac surgery

Urinary DKK3 can improve prediction of AKI

Urinary DKK3 can improve prediction of AKI

VITALE study: High-dose vitamin D effective in lowering fracture rates after kidney transplantation

VITALE study: High-dose vitamin D effective in lowering fracture rates after kidney transplantation

Indigestion remedy improves survival in people with late-stage CKD

Indigestion remedy improves survival in people with late-stage CKD

Disease-modifying therapy for Alport syndrome still remains an unmet need

Disease-modifying therapy for Alport syndrome still remains an unmet need

More screening and new treatments needed for sickle cell disease

More screening and new treatments needed for sickle cell disease

New research provides welcomed news for countless patients taking PPIs

New research provides welcomed news for countless patients taking PPIs

NIH funds clinical trials to assess applicability of genomics for treating chronic diseases

NIH funds clinical trials to assess applicability of genomics for treating chronic diseases

Study links heartburn drugs to fatal cases of heart, kidney disease and gastrointestinal cancer

Study links heartburn drugs to fatal cases of heart, kidney disease and gastrointestinal cancer

WFIRM researchers engineer vascularized functional renal tissues for kidney regeneration

WFIRM researchers engineer vascularized functional renal tissues for kidney regeneration

Study sheds light on link between higher BMI and serious health outcomes, death

Study sheds light on link between higher BMI and serious health outcomes, death

More care is needed for patients after kidney transplantations, reports research

More care is needed for patients after kidney transplantations, reports research

Drug lowers kidney failure risk in diabetic patients, study finds

Drug lowers kidney failure risk in diabetic patients, study finds