Role of Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) CGRP is a potent vasodilator so it is not surprising ourCGRP Antibody was used in this study. Cust ódio AH, de Lima MC, Vaccari B, Boer PA, Gontijo JAR (2017)Renal sodium handling and blood pressure changes in gestational protein-restricted offspring: Role of renal nerves and ganglia neurokinin expression. PLoS ONE 12(6): e0179499. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0179499Figure. Comparative expression of SP and CGRP in the renal pelvis of 16-week-old rats. The pictures show a normal distribution of these neurokinins in NP (A and D). In LP offspring, no difference was observed in SP immunoreactivity (A, B, and C), but CGRP immunoreactivity was significantly more intense in NP (D, E, and F) compared with age-matched LP offspring.We are always honored when our solutions are referenced in publications and will continue to post new findings here.
Authors: Aranda-Lozano J, Sierra-Labarta R, Sánchez-Zalabardo D
PMID: 30403385 [PubMed – in process]
We present the largest known population-based evaluation of GU injury related to benign Hys.MethodsThe New York Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative System (SPARCS) was queried by ICD-9 and CPT codes. SPARCS for women from 1995 to 2014, who underwent laparoscopic or robotic Hys (minimally invasive surgery = MIS), abdominal Hys (AH), and vaginal Hys (VH) for benign diagnoses. Bladder and ureteral repairs were captured based on the procedure codes. Codes for ureteroneocystotomy (UNC) were compared to any other ureteral repairs, to elucidate injury patterns. Statistical analysis was conducted using Chi s…
AbstractObjectivesThe present study aimed to investigate the influence of urine on re-epithelialization in canine prostatic urethra after prostatectomy and explore possible causes.MethodWe established two groups of prostatic canine models. The first group contained urine that canines underwent the surgery by two-micron laser resection of the prostate-tangerine technique (TmLRP-TT), and no transurethral catheter was required. The second group was without urine that canines accepted the surgery by TmLRP-TT add ureter skin ostomy urine bypass. Histopathology of re-epithelialization of repair in trauma in canine prostatic uret…
Simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant is the ultimate therapy for patients who have uncontrolled and complicated type 1 diabetes mellitus with end-stage renal disease. The combined pancreas transplant provides a euglycemic milieu for the kidney and protects it from recurrence of diabetic complications. Our patient, a 41-year-old woman with end-stage diabetic nephropathy and history of multiple abdominal surgeries (ovarian cyst fenestration, adnexal extirpation, abdominal wall reconstruction), including urinary diversion (Bricker loop, above double J stent), underwent simultaneous pancreas-ki…
Condition: Ureteral Calculi Intervention: Device: External Physical Vibration Lithecbole (EPVL) Sponsor: Guohua Zeng Recruiting
Publication date: Available online 2 November 2018Source: Journal of Minimally Invasive GynecologyAuthor(s): Burak Sezgin, Aysun Camuzcuoğlu, Hakan CamuzcuoğluAbstractStudy ObjectiveTo show a surgical video in which retroperitoneal extragastrointestinal stromal tumor was resected with laparoscopic approach in presacral area.DesignCase report (Canadian Task Force classification III). The local Ethics Committee waived the requirement for approval.SettingA very small proportion of extragastrointestinal stromal tumors (EGIST) is located in the retroperitoneal region. There is insufficient data on clinical, pathologic feature…
Publication date: Available online 1 November 2018Source: Urology Case ReportsAuthor(s): Kays Chaker, Sami Ben Rhouma, Kheireddine Mrad Daly, Alia Zehani, Mokhtar Bibi, Mohamed Ali Ben Chehida, Ahmed Sellami, Yassine Nouira
Publication date: November 2018Source: Journal of the American College of Radiology, Volume 15, Issue 11, SupplementAuthor(s): Expert Panel on Urologic Imaging:, Paul Nikolaidis, Vikram S. Dogra, Stanley Goldfarb, John L. Gore, Howard J. Harvin, Marta E. Heilbrun, Matthew T. Heller, Gaurav Khatri, Andrei S. Purysko, Stephen J. Savage, Andrew D. Smith, Myles T. Taffel, Zhen J. Wang, Darcy J. Wolfman, Jade J. Wong-You-Cheong, Don C. Yoo, Mark E. LockhartAbstractPyelonephritis refers to infection involving the renal parenchyma and renal pelvis. In most patients, uncomplicated pyelonephritis is diagnosed clinically and respond…
This report provides a comprehensive assessment of recent tobacco-associated cancer incidence for each cancer type by sex, age, race/ethnicity, metropolitan county classification, tumor characteristics, U.S. census region, and state. These data are important for initiation, monitoring, and evaluation of tobacco prevention and control measures.
PERIOD COVERED: 2010-2014.
DESCRIPTION OF SYSTEM: Cancer incidence data from CDC’s National Program of Cancer Registries and the National Cancer Institute’s Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results program were used to calculate average annual age-adjusted incidence rate…
Multicystic dysplastic kidney (MCDK) is the most common type of renal cystic disease. It is associated with urinary tract abnormalities in the contra-lateral kidney in up to 30% of cases, most commonly vesico-ureteral reflux (VUR).