Jody A. Charnow

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Risk for Secondary Hyperparathyroidism Up With Furosemide Use

Risk for Secondary Hyperparathyroidism Up With Furosemide Use

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Study reveals 6-fold higher risk of secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients on furosemide vs hydrochlorothiazide.

Prediabetes Ups Risk for Kidney Damage

Prediabetes Ups Risk for Kidney Damage

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In a prospective study, prediabetes was an independent risk factor for hyperfiltration and increased albuminuria.

Low Magnesium After Kidney Transplant Hikes Risk for New-Onset Diabetes

Low Magnesium After Kidney Transplant Hikes Risk for New-Onset Diabetes

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Hypomagnesemia after a kidney transplant is associated with a 58% increased risk of new-onset diabetes.

Parathyroidectomy May Decrease Mortality Risk in Secondary Hyperparthyroidism

Parathyroidectomy May Decrease Mortality Risk in Secondary Hyperparthyroidism

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Hemodialysis patients who undergo the procedure experience decreased risks of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality.

Low Testosterone May Be Risk Factor for Prostate Cancer Detection

Low Testosterone May Be Risk Factor for Prostate Cancer Detection

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Prostate cancer is more likely to be found in men with low testosterone vs. those with normal levels.

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