nephrology News

Acute kidney injury may up risk of heart problems later

Patients who recovered from AKI had a 67 per cent increased risk of experiencing coronary events or dying.

Wives donate their kidneys to save lives of each other’s husband

On November 25,they came together to donate their kidneys to save the lives of each other’s husband.


Hit by space crunch,Sassoon seeks land from government

Several institutions in the city have been complaining of space crunch as a major problem.

PGI to upgrade its dialysis facilities

In a move that will benefit patients with serious renal ailments,the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGI) is all set to upgrade its existing dialysis facilities.

Hairs ‘control kidney regrowth’

Scientists claim to have found evidence that tiny hair-like structures in the kidney regulate the organ's re-growth — and cause a disease if faulty.