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Jean Roark had her prayers answered four years ago when her husband, Dean, had a successful kidney transplant that rid him of a painful disease. Now they are hoping to aid others who are battling polycystic kidney disease by serving as local coordinators of the fourth annual Tucson Walk for PKD.
US-based drug discovery and development company Plexxikon has started a Phase I human clinical trial for PLX5568, a novel kinase inhibitor targeted for the treatment of at least two major indications with unmet medical needs pain as well as polycystic kidney disease.
Plexxikon Inc. today announced that it has initiated a Phase 1 human clinical trial for PLX5568, a novel kinase inhibitor targeted for the treatment of at least two major indications with unmet medical needs: pain as well as polycystic kidney disease (PKD).
Hair stylists are to hold an event to raise funds for the hospital unit which cared for a popular colleague.
By Doulton, Timothy CLINICAL REVIEW Contributed by Dr Timothy Doulton, specialist registrar, and Dr Simon Steddon, consultant nephrologist at Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust Section! Epidemiology and classification Chronic kidney disease (CKD) encompasses abnormalities of both kidney structure and function.
By Terry, N Elizabeth; Senkowski, Christopher K; Check, William; Brower, Steven T A 75 year-old woman presented to the authors' institution with abdominal pain and early satiety. An adrenal mass was found on CT scanning.
By Megan Rauscher NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - New research suggests that the number of type 1 diabetics with the most advanced form of kidney disease -- end-stage renal disease or ESRD -- may be lower than previously estimated.
Here are some books available from the Polycystic Kidney Disease Foundation: -- "Health Tips for Living with Polycystic Kidney Disease" -- "The Family and ADPKD: A Guide for Children and Parents" -- "Your Child, Your Family and Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease"
LOS ANGELES -- Red-carpet fashion maven Steven Cojocaru said Monday that a genetic condition will require him to undergo a kidney transplant operation.
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