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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Nephrology
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Nephrology. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Perirenal Extramedullary Hematopoiesis
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Single-Nephron Glomerular Filtration Rate in Healthy Adults
31/12/69 - The glomerular filtration rate (GFR) is considered to be the most important assessment of kidney function. In clinical practice, the total GFR, which is the sum of all the single-nephron GFRs, is determined. Previous studies that have counted glomeruli at autopsy have shown considerable variation…

Trial of Transplantation of HCV-Infected Kidneys into Uninfected Recipients
31/12/69 - To the Editor: Waiting times for kidney transplants exceed 3 to 5 years in many parts of the United States. Yet more than 500 high-quality kidneys from deceased donors with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection are discarded annually. Direct-acting antiviral agents, which are associated with high HCV…

Canagliflozin and Cardiovascular and Renal Events in Type 2 Diabetes
31/12/69 - Type 2 diabetes mellitus is associated with a substantial risk of cardiovascular and renal disease. The use of inhibitors of sodium?glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) results in favorable effects on biomarkers, including glycemia, blood pressure, weight, intrarenal hemodynamics, and albuminuria, and…

Tuberous Sclerosis Complex
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Acute Kidney Injury in Patients with Cancer
31/12/69 - Acute kidney injury is common in patients with cancer; the incidence and severity vary, depending on the type and stage of cancer, the treatment regimen, and coexisting conditions. In a 7-year Danish study of 37,267 incident cases of cancer, the 1-year risk of acute kidney injury, as defined by the…

Case 12-2017 ? A 34-Year-Old Man with Nephropathy
31/12/69 - Presentation of Case. Dr. Daniel H. Katz (Medicine): A 34-year-old man with hearing impairment was admitted to this hospital because of worsening renal function. The patient had been well until approximately 11 weeks before this admission, when subjective fevers with sweats, fatigue, decreased…

Case 11-2017 ? A 61-Year-Old Woman with Leg Swelling, Back Pain, and Hydronephrosis
31/12/69 - Presentation of Case. Dr. Areej El-Jawahri (Hematology?Oncology): A 61-year-old woman was seen in the emergency department of this hospital because of leg swelling and back pain. The patient had been in her usual health until approximately 3 months before this presentation, when mild swelling of…

Primary Hyperoxaluria
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A Bare-Bones Approach
31/12/69 - Foreword. In this Journal feature, information about a real patient is presented in stages (boldface type) to an expert clinician, who responds to the information, sharing his or her reasoning with the reader (regular type). The authors? commentary follows. Stage. A 60-year-old woman with type 1…

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