• tumor
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • All analyses were adjusted for patient and tumor characteristics. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Three patients with enhancing renal lesions suspicious for renal malignancy with complex tumor morphology or significant comorbidities were chosen for preoperative simulation and rehearsal. (auanet.org)
  • DICOM files of patients C.T. angiography (CTA) were imported into 3D processing software to create virtual models of kidney parenchyma incorporating the tumor, renal vasculature, and pelvicalyceal system. (auanet.org)
  • Serum and Urinary Levels of Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha in Renal Transplant Patients. (pubfacts.com)
  • In RCC patients on anti-PD-1 therapy, besides the indel count link to better OS, baseline tumor infiltration with M2 macrophages predicted improved PFS. (cancernetwork.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)
  • Segmental
  • Ex vivo reconstruction, short for ex vivo renal artery reconstruction and autotransplantation, is a technique mainly used for complex disease involving multiple segmental branches in patients with fibromuscular dysplasia. (wikipedia.org)
  • dysfunction
  • The analysis also showed that patients who had a cancerous kidney removed experienced accelerated dysfunction of their remaining kidney. (lww.com)
  • Acute loin pain Haematuria Ballotable kidneys Sub arachnoid hemorrhage(berry aneurysm) Hypertension Associated liver cyst Uremia due to renal failure Anemia due to CKD Increase RBC or erythropoeitin secretion In many patients with ADPKD, kidney dysfunction is not clinically apparent until forty or fifty years of life. (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)
  • Over 50% of patients with ADPKD eventually develop end stage kidney disease and require dialysis or kidney transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patient will require removal of the kidneys (one at the time or both), dialysis, and ultimately a kidney transplant. (wikipedia.org)
  • hemorrhage
  • The first documented ex-lap was performed by Frank Zurfley in 1842, on a patient with suspected peritoneal hemorrhage after being run over by a Conestoga wagon. (wikipedia.org)
  • reconstruction
  • In ex vivo reconstruction, temporary nephrectomy and ex vivo repair with microvascular techniques followed by autotransplantation allows the precise repair of such lesions. (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)
  • pathological
  • In the beginning we used the aggressive tactics of bilateral nephrectomy, even when the pathological process was primarily one-sided. (ecuro.ru)
  • 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)
  • Patients who have had open surgery will have to stay in hospital longer than those who have had laparoscopic surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • pathology
  • One area of simulation that has proven to be difficult is the creation of a high fidelity process that accurately and reproducibly simulates individual anatomy and pathology (i.e. patient specific simulators). (auanet.org)
  • This is the first time a healthy kidney has been removed via this method, though it has been done in the past for nephrectomies carried out due to pathology. (wikipedia.org)
  • recurrence
  • 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)
  • All patients were followed up for 3 ~ 60 months, and no local recurrence or metastasis was detected. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Analysis from a phase III trial confirmed the prognostic value of a 16-gene recurrence score in patients with high-risk renal cell carcinoma undergoing adjuvant sunitinib therapy. (cancernetwork.com)
  • transplant
  • My transplant unit have stated that unless it is causing a problem, the existing transplanted kidney should not be removed, as it's removal is unlikely to reduce the PRA level and can even make it go up further (mine is as high as it can be so that arguement against doing a nephrectomy seems a bit redundant). (kidneypatientguide.org.uk)
  • The tube is also useful for patients needing to drink large amounts of fluids around the time of transplant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Congenital nephrotic syndrome can be successfully controlled with early diagnosis and aggressive treatment including albumin infusions, nephrectomy, medications and ultimately a kidney transplant. (wikipedia.org)
  • procedure
  • Conclusion: The present study in patients with benign renal tumors shows that the remaining renal function and OS correspond to the choice of surgical procedure. (lu.se)
  • This initial trial demonstrates that patient-specific procedural rehearsal is effective for enhancing the performance of surgeons during a complex minimal invasive procedure. (auanet.org)
  • Spontaneous Subcapsular Renal Hematoma: Strange Case in an Anticoagulated Patient with HWMH after Aortic and Iliac Endovascular Stenting Procedure. (pubfacts.com)
  • A patient has to stay in the hospital between 2 and 7 days depending on the procedure and complications. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Common
  • It should be considered as differential diagnosis even in hemodialysis patients, in whom other reasons for hypercalcemia are much more common. (biomedcentral.com)
  • cohort
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)