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  • researchers found
  • After adjusting for participants' lifestyle and use of medications, the researchers found those with prediabetes had a higher mGFR during follow-up than those without prediabetes - a sign of hyperfiltration in the kidneys. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • When following up over five years and after adjusting for participants' lifestyle and use of medications, the researchers found those with prediabetes had a higher measure of hyperfiltration-an abnormality that can lead to kidney damage and failure over time. (healthcentral.com)
  • Blocking the cells from producing renin in adult mice, the researchers found, caused obstructive vascular lesions in the kidneys. (eurekalert.org)
  • The researchers found that type 1 diabetics who had normal kidneys did not have significantly different mortality rates from that of control individuals. (endocrineweb.com)
  • study
  • For this latest study, the team measured the GFR, fasting glucose (FG) levels and/or HbA1c levels of 1,324 adults aged 50-62 in order to gain a better understanding of whether prediabetes is linked to kidney damage. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • For the study, the team analyzed 1,324 adults between the ages of 50 and 62 in order to gain a better understanding of whether prediabetes is linked to kidney damage. (healthcentral.com)
  • A recent study focusing on bodybuilders linked long-term steroid use to kidney damage for the first time. (newser.com)
  • A new study suggests that ibuprofen, along with similar painkillers called NSAIDs, could cause kidney damage in young children, especially if taken when children are dehydrated. (digitaljournal.com)
  • Except that another study [KIDNEY INT 49(6):1783-1786 (1996)] comparing usual (1.3 gm/kg/day) protein diets with low protein diets (0.58 gm/kg/day) found a 28% lower GFR in the low protein group after 3 years on the diets. (benbest.com)
  • Although such drugs have been linked to kidney damage in small, anecdotal reports, the study reported Thursday is believed to be the first large-scale study of the incidence and impact of acute kidney injury caused by NSAIDs. (news-medical.net)
  • At least $375,000 was spent on the NSAID-associated kidney injury cases at Riley Hospital over the study period, the researchers said, but billing data for other specialists were not available in the database, suggesting that the actual costs were likely much higher. (news-medical.net)
  • According to a new study conducted by the San Francisco VA Medical Center, use of tenofovir could up the risk of kidney damage by 34 percent every year that a patient takes the medication. (newsinferno.com)
  • In the most recent prevention study, involving 2,500 men who did not have HIV, only a small number of participants showed signs of kidney damage. (newsinferno.com)
  • To read the details of the new study and its possible implications for mesothelioma patients, see Kidney Risk May be Unavoidable with Top Mesothelioma Drug , now available on the Surviving Mesothelioma website. (prweb.com)
  • This Miracle Nutrient Featured in the prestigious medical Journals of Nephron, Clinical and Experimental Nephrology, Renal Physiology and other double blind studies to produce significant results in reversing kidney problems, lowering blood pressure and study participants reported a boost in energy and focus. (fitness-vip.com)
  • In this study the researchers hypothesized that lead exposure increases the number of PS-tagged erythrocytes, which are then consumed by the proximal tubular epithelial cells in the kidney. (nih.gov)
  • A total of 152 participants died from kidney damage within 20 years of the study, a rate that is 6.2 percent higher than that of age- and sex-matched individuals in the general population. (endocrineweb.com)
  • potentially
  • Several drugs can potentially harm the kidneys, especially in an individual with a predisposition to kidney problems. (livestrong.com)
  • For patients who choose to undergo chemotherapy treatments , the commonly used combination of pemetrexed and cisplatin is shown to have potentially harmful effects on a patient's kidneys. (mesothelioma.com)
  • myoglobin
  • When you have muscle damage the muscles releases the myoglobin (the protein you referenced) into the bloodstream, and it is bad on the kidneys. (newser.com)
  • When the myoglobin reaches the kidneys it clogs the tubules and produces harmful chemical agents called free radicals. (medindia.net)
  • injuries
  • It is well known that earthquakes, such as the recent one in Haiti, result in large numbers of people with kidney failure as a result of victims suffering crushing injuries. (medindia.net)
  • NSAIDs
  • In an article published online Jan. 25 by the Journal of Pediatrics , Jason Misurac, M.D., and colleagues from IU and Butler University reported that nearly 3 percent of cases of pediatric acute kidney injury over a decade could be traced directly to having taken the common nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs. (news-medical.net)
  • Because many of the 1,015 cases involved multiple potential causes of acute kidney injury, the researchers said the 27 cases are likely an underestimate of the number of cases in which NSAIDs contributed to the kidney damage. (news-medical.net)
  • people
  • Eye damage was reduced by 65 percent among the participants taking enalapril and by 70 percent among those who took losartan, compared with people in the placebo group. (drugs.com)
  • accumulates
  • They further hypothesized that iron from the erythrocytes accumulates in the kidney cells, where it triggers the formation of reactive oxygen species, the first step in oxidative damage. (nih.gov)
  • creatinine level
  • Does high creatinine level indicate kidney damage? (ndtv.com)
  • Home » Frequently asked Questions on Health » Does high creatinine level indicate kidney damage? (ndtv.com)
  • However, when we consulted another doctor, he told us that my father's kidneys might get damaged because of high creatinine level . (ndtv.com)
  • Elevated creatinine level reflects underlying kidney damage/injury, described as acute if it happened over period of few days to weeks as might be in the above case following the episode of malaria, or chronic if it remains elevated for more than 3 months. (ndtv.com)
  • risk
  • Although most of the individuals have apparently recovered, the risk for long-term kidney sequelae might exist. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Children given high-dose intravenous infusions of the antibiotic vancomycin for drug-resistant bacterial infections face an increased risk for kidney damage, US researchers have warned. (nursingtimes.net)
  • Commonly held notion that women are at greater risk for acute kidney injury after cardiovascular surgery is now disputed. (medindia.net)