• vascular
  • Phase I clinical trial of human vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 1 peptide vaccines for patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma," British Journal of Cancer , vol. 108, no. 6, pp. 1260-1266, 2013. (hindawi.com)
  • Cancer
  • Common reasons for a nephrectomy are: Cancer of the kidney Staghorn calculus where there is significant tissue damage and recurrent infection Very large, painful cysts Non-functioning kidney causing problems eg. (docplayer.net)
  • The results showed that such patients typically have other medical problems of greater significance and that many should receive more conservative cancer-related care, such as observation or treatments that spare the noncancerous parts of their kidneys. (lww.com)
  • Clinical and immunologic effects of intranodal autologous tumor lysate-dendritic cell vaccine with aldesleukin (interleukin 2) and IFN- α 2a therapy in metastatic renal cell carcinoma patients," Clinical Cancer Research , vol. 15, no. 15, pp. 4986-4992, 2009. (hindawi.com)
  • P. Selby, "Measuring the quality of life in patients with cancer," in Quality of Life Assessment: Key Issues in the 1990s , Kulwer Academic, London, UK, 1993. (hindawi.com)
  • Treatment of 283 consecutive patients with metastatic melanoma or renal cell cancer using high-dose bolus interleukin 2," Journal of the American Medical Association , vol. 271, no. 12, pp. 907-913, 1994. (hindawi.com)
  • Adjuvant adoptive immunotherapy tumour-infiltrating lymphocytes and modulated doses of interleukin-2 in 22 patients with melanoma, colorectal and renal cancer, after radical metastasectomy, and in 12 advanced patients," Cancer Immunology Immunotherapy , vol. 46, no. 4, pp. 185-193, 1998. (hindawi.com)
  • The association between variant urothelial histologies, pathological stage and disease specific survival in patients with bladder cancer. (pubfacts.com)
  • Dubbed ICE for Intracorporeal Cooling and Extraction, the technique may allow more kidney cancer patients to avoid conventional open surgery - now used in the vast majority of cases - and its possible complications, including infection, blood loss, and extended hospital stays. (henryford.com)
  • In the latest research, Henry Ford surgeons used robotic techniques to operate on seven kidney cancer patients between April and September 2012. (henryford.com)
  • Onconephrology (from the Ancient Greek onkos (ὄγκος) meaning bulk, mass, or tumor, nephros (νεφρός) meaning kidney, and the suffix -logy (-λογία), meaning "study of") is a burgeoning new specialty in nephrology that deals with the study of kidney diseases in cancer patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • A nephrologist who takes care of patients with cancer is called an onco-nephrologist. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Syndrome of Inappropriate Anti Diuretic Hormone (SIADH) that causes low serum sodium concentration and first described in lung cancer patients is common in cancer patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kidney diseases that are unique to bone marrow transplant (aka Stem Cell Transplant or SCT) are frequently seen in cancer patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fluid, electrolytes and acid base disturbances are much more common and often severe in cancer patients, especially in those who receive chemotherapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most common form of kidney disease in cancer patients is acute kidney injury (AKI) which can usually be due to volume depletion from vomiting and diarrhea that occur following chemotherapy or occasionally due to kidney toxicities of chemotherapeutic agents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cancer management has become comprehensive and multidisciplinary, and often an onconephrologist is included in major centers to address and advice on kidney problems in cancer patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acute Kidney injury in the hospitalized cancer patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • 12. The ethics of dialysis in the dying cancer patient 13. (wikipedia.org)
  • At Brigham and Women's hospital( Harvard University), the Urology, Nephrology and oncology teams that are involved in the care of the renal cell cancer patient have developed a center of onco-nephrology expertise. (wikipedia.org)
  • The cancer and kidney international network( CKIN) was created to allow for research collaboration in onconephrology and promote better patient care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Here he established a hospital for 47 cancer patients, known as the Samariterhaus (Samaritan House). (wikipedia.org)
  • He is also remembered for his treatment of patients with inoperable cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Immunotherapy
  • Adoptive immunotherapy with tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes and interleukin-2 in patients with metastatic malignant melanoma and renal cell carcinoma: a pilot study," Journal of Clinical Oncology , vol. 13, no. 8, pp. 1939-1949, 1995. (hindawi.com)
  • ADPKD
  • Over 50% of patients with ADPKD eventually develop end stage kidney disease and require dialysis or kidney transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trail-blazing studies led by Mayo Clinic professionals established that the total kidney volume (TKV) in a large cohort of ADPKD patients was 1060 ± 642ml with a mean increase of 204ml over three years, or 5.27% per year in the natural course of the disease, among other important, novel findings that were extensively studied for the first time. (wikipedia.org)
  • dialysis
  • From 1997 to November 2003 the patient did not need dialysis. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The most significant disease affecting risk however is not genetically linked - patients with acquired cystic disease of the kidney requiring dialysis are 30 times more likely than the general population to develop RCC. (wikipedia.org)
  • stability
  • The pre-surgery evaluation also includes an assessment of overall patient stability. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment varies according to severity, ranging from monitoring of the hematoma (in haemodynamic stability) to emergency surgery (when patients develop hypovolemic shock requiring seminephrectomy or nephrectomy). (wikipedia.org)
  • Depending on the stability of a patient following an exploratory laparotomy, the abdomen may either be sutured closed primarily or may be temporarily closed with a vacuum dressing, saline bag, or towel clips to facilitate further non-surgical resuscitation prior to definitive closure. (wikipedia.org)
  • cancers
  • 4 cm.[ 1 , 2 ] Postponing surgery may be required for various medical or logistical reasons including evaluation and treatment of significant comorbidities or concurrent cancers, patient or physician preferences, and insurance issues. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Depending
  • 3 Treatment Options Depending on the patient s symptoms, as well as the size and location of the stone, the physician may just wait and see if the patient can pass the stone on his or her own. (docplayer.net)
  • A patient has to stay in the hospital between 2 and 7 days depending on the procedure and complications. (wikipedia.org)
  • Procedure
  • Spontaneous Subcapsular Renal Hematoma: Strange Case in an Anticoagulated Patient with HWMH after Aortic and Iliac Endovascular Stenting Procedure. (pubfacts.com)
  • During this procedure the patient is either placed in a tub filled with water or more recently asked to lie down on a soft mattress. (docplayer.net)
  • ESWL is usually an outpatient procedure, that is, the patient goes home the same day after the procedure. (docplayer.net)
  • physician
  • The challenge for the physician is to recognize the rare causes of hypercalcemia in hemodialysis patients such as non-hodgkin lymphoma, multiple myeloma or sarcoidosis as an example of granulomatous diseases. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A physician reportedly used Ivermectin to treat a patient, who was effectively cured. (wikipedia.org)
  • benign
  • Technical considerations: The study included 506 patients, mean age of 63.3 years, with histologically proven benign renal lesions originating from 5 European centers. (lu.se)
  • Open
  • They reported one complication per four patients (6.3%), including a case requiring open drainage, prolonged urinary leakage, and common ureteral death (necrosis). (wikipedia.org)
  • To determine the best dose of sertraline for itching, the investigators first performed an open-label dose-escalation study in 21 patients with chronic pruritus due to primary biliary cirrhosis, primary sclerosing cholangitis , chronic hepatitis-C cirrhosis, or postnecrotic cirrhosis. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • However
  • However, obtaining patient history (i.e., if the patient has consumed undercooked or raw freshwater fish) is an important first step that can be coupled with radiological exams to search for enlarged or calcified kidneys. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, under the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, 2010 (″Obamacare″), the practice was banned effective January 1, 2014, and this is considered to be one of the most uncontroversial provisions in the law. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, because LPHS is unusual in patients older than 60 years, some clinicians believe that LPHS eventually resolves. (wikipedia.org)
  • undergo
  • A study published in 2006 showed that patients who undergo ESWL are more likely to develop hypertension and diabetes than patients who have not. (docplayer.net)
  • Most patients will undergo regular and frequent albumin infusion (often daily) to replace what kidneys have lost. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • On March 12, 2017 the Boston Globe reported that Samadi is under investigation for a practice of booking multiple simultaneous surgeries and having medical residents perform many of the surgeries without proper supervision or training, while promising patients that he will personally treat them. (wikipedia.org)
  • syndrome
  • In June 2005 the patient presented with an inflammatory syndrome with slightly elevated body temperature (up to 37.5°Celsius) and a general weakness of the body. (biomedcentral.com)
  • years
  • After an average follow-up period of about four years, 28% of the patients had died. (lww.com)
  • Data of patients anesthetized in the years 2006 to 2012 (Hospital stay: January 2006 - June 2012) will be analysed in the study. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • In one study, a French medical team followed 69 patients for a minimum of one year (an average of six years) after TUU was performed. (wikipedia.org)
  • dietary
  • After determining the stone s composition, the doctor will be able to advise the patient about necessary dietary changes to help prevent further kidney stones from developing. (docplayer.net)
  • Common
  • It should be considered as differential diagnosis even in hemodialysis patients, in whom other reasons for hypercalcemia are much more common. (biomedcentral.com)
  • chronic
  • Especially in patients suffering chronic kidney graft failure the nonspecific constitutional symptoms of sarcoidosis like fever, weight loss, arthralgia and fatigue may be easily misleading. (biomedcentral.com)
  • often
  • Pain medication is often given to the patient after the surgery because of pain at the site of the incision. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Older age and additional medical conditions increased patients' risk of dying during the follow-up period, but the choice of treatment did not. (lww.com)
  • If pain persists and the patient has not been able to pass the stone, further treatment may be needed. (docplayer.net)
  • prevents
  • Knowing that symptomatic sarcoidosis is usually treated with immunosuppressive drugs [ 2 ], it is easy to understand that the withdrawal of immunosuppression in transplanted patients no longer prevents the "de novo" development or the recurrence of sarcoidosis. (biomedcentral.com)