Selena Gomez's best friend gave her a kidney

Selena Gomez revealed on Thursday that she received a kidney transplant from her BFF.
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Conclusion: In conclusion, this study showed that treatment with sildena fil in renal allograft recipients with erectile dysfunction is a valid and safe option.Nephron
Source: Nephron - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
ConclusionsMucormycosis involved mainly the sinu ‐orbital site and affected children>10  years. Despite aggressive treatment with high‐dose L‐AmB and timely surgical debridement, the mortality rate remains still high.
Source: Mycoses - Category: Research Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research
(MedPage Today) -- Kidney transplant patients may benefit from reversing arteriovenous connection
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Authors: Majanović SK, Zelić M, Belančić A, Licul V, Vujičić B, Girotto N, Štimac D Abstract Diabetic gastroparesis (DGP), a delay in gastric emptying without obstruction to outflow as a complication of diabetes, typically develops after at least 10 years of diabetes. Cardinal symptoms include nausea, vomiting, early satiety, bloating, and upper abdominal pain. The aim of DGP treatment is to alleviate the severity and frequency of symptoms, improve the level of gastric emptying, ameliorate the patient's nutritional status and to optimize glycemic control. In the treatment of chronic drug-refractory nau...
Source: Peritoneal Dialysis International - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Perit Dial Int Source Type: research
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Source: American Journal of Transplantation - Category: Transplant Surgery Authors: Tags: Original Article Source Type: research
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Source: American Journal of Transplantation - Category: Transplant Surgery Authors: Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: research
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Source: American Journal of Transplantation - Category: Transplant Surgery Authors: Tags: Original Article Source Type: research
ConclusionsRenal graft survival in SLE patients did not differ from that reported for other causes of ESRD.ResumenIntroducciónLa enfermedad renal terminal (ERT) por nefritis lúpica (NL) se presenta en el 10-30% de los pacientes. Inicialmente, el lupus eritematoso sistémico (LES) fue una contraindicación para el trasplante renal (TR). En la actualidad, la supervivencia del injerto a largo plazo sigue siendo motivo de controversia. El objetivo del estudio fue comparar la supervivencia del TR en los sujetos con LES con otras causas de ERT.MétodosSe incluyó a todos los pacientes con TR...
Source: Reumatologia Clinica - Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research
ConclusionsChildren with low BMI prior to transplant and those requiring CIC after transplant are at increased risk for post ‐transplant FTT. FTT is associated with adverse outcomes, evidenced by increased infections and hospitalizations.
Source: Pediatric Transplantation - Category: Transplant Surgery Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research
Authors: Wilkins LJ, Nyame YA, Gan V, Lin S, Greene DJ, Flechner SM, Modlin CS Abstract OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to provide a contemporary analysis of longitudinal kidney transplant outcomes and to evaluate potential causes of ethnic disparities among African American (AA) and Caucasian American (CA) patients undergoing kidney transplantation at our institution. PATIENTS AND METHODS: 1400 patients were identified who underwent kidney transplantation from 2003 to 2013 from a large, academic institution in Cleveland, OH. Relevant recipient and donor demographic and clinical covariates were obtained fr...
Source: Journal of the National Medical Association - Category: General Medicine Tags: J Natl Med Assoc Source Type: research
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