Natasha Persaud

Digital Content Editor

Natasha Persaud is the digital content editor at Renal & Urology News, a web site for urologists and nephrologists. 

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Dialysis and Transplant Patients at Increased Risk for Cancer Death

Dialysis and Transplant Patients at Increased Risk for Cancer Death

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Dialysis patients were more likely than transplant recipients to die from pre-existing cancers, whereas transplant recipients were more likely to die from de novo cancers.

Kidney Damage in Younger Adults Tied to NSAID Use

Kidney Damage in Younger Adults Tied to NSAID Use

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Individuals taking more than 7 defined daily doses of NSAIDs each month had 20% greater risks of acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease than those taking none.

Darolutamide Improves Metastasis-Free Survival in CRPC

Darolutamide Improves Metastasis-Free Survival in CRPC

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Median metastasis-free survival was longer with darolutamide than with placebo: 40.4 vs 18.4 months.

PCa Grade Group Better Predicts Pathologic Outcomes, Recurrence

PCa Grade Group Better Predicts Pathologic Outcomes, Recurrence

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In a "real world" study, biopsy and surgical grade groups 2, 3, 4, and 5 each were associated with incrementally higher risks for adverse pathologic features and biochemical recurrence.

Cinacalcet May Delay Surgery for Secondary Hyperparathyroidism

Cinacalcet May Delay Surgery for Secondary Hyperparathyroidism

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Parathyroid gland volume more than halved in patients treated with cinacalcet for 8 years.

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