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Nephrology is a branch of internal medicine and pediatrics dealing with the study of the function and diseases of the kidney.
New analysis explores promising strategies to increase living kidney donation

New analysis explores promising strategies to increase living kidney donation

Altered secretion behavior of fatty liver can lead to damage of other organs

Altered secretion behavior of fatty liver can lead to damage of other organs

Researchers uncover brain mechanism that makes high risk people resilient to bipolar disorder

Researchers uncover brain mechanism that makes high risk people resilient to bipolar disorder

Community-acquired infections increase with lower kidney function

Community-acquired infections increase with lower kidney function

Mount Sinai experts offer tips on knowing risks and detecting symptoms of ovarian cancer

Mount Sinai experts offer tips on knowing risks and detecting symptoms of ovarian cancer

Abnormalities in kidney function linked to higher risk of developing atrial fibrillation

Abnormalities in kidney function linked to higher risk of developing atrial fibrillation

Researchers work toward developing better definition of neonatal acute kidney injury

Researchers work toward developing better definition of neonatal acute kidney injury

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center named one of nation's best hospitals for 2017–18

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center named one of nation's best hospitals for 2017–18

Smell loss linked to worse nutritional status in patients with chronic kidney disease

Smell loss linked to worse nutritional status in patients with chronic kidney disease

Mount Sinai and Contessa Health join hands to extend hospital-level care at home program

Mount Sinai and Contessa Health join hands to extend hospital-level care at home program

Study: Deceased donor kidneys get declined many times before being accepted for transplantation

Study: Deceased donor kidneys get declined many times before being accepted for transplantation

Study: Patients discharged from emergency department with AKI remain at increased risk of death

Study: Patients discharged from emergency department with AKI remain at increased risk of death

Findings may lead to better diagnostics and treatments for women with preeclampsia

Findings may lead to better diagnostics and treatments for women with preeclampsia

Women and girls with autism may face greater challenges with day-to-day tasks, study finds

Women and girls with autism may face greater challenges with day-to-day tasks, study finds

Study: Impaired thyroid function may affect dialysis patients’ health and well-being

Study: Impaired thyroid function may affect dialysis patients’ health and well-being

Mount Sinai Health System honored with 2017 Most Wired award

Mount Sinai Health System honored with 2017 Most Wired award

Pharma, biotech and healthcare industries gender gap

Pharma, biotech and healthcare industries gender gap

Older adults receive more caregiver support at the end of life

Older adults receive more caregiver support at the end of life

Discarding donated kidneys based on biopsy results may be inappropriate, say researchers

Discarding donated kidneys based on biopsy results may be inappropriate, say researchers

Novel technique to monitor nerve function could transform the way doctors perform surgeries

Novel technique to monitor nerve function could transform the way doctors perform surgeries