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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2024) 148 (1): 16–21.
Published Online: 10 July 2023
... is currently the gold standard to obtain cortical specimens. However, in cases where ultrasound-guided kidney biopsy is not deemed safe (obese patients, deep kidneys, or kidneys with a complicated anatomy), CT-guided kidney biopsy could be a convenient alternative to obtain renal tissue samples. The aim...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2023) 147 (11): 660–664.
Published Online: 02 June 2023
...Radovan Hojs; Robert Ekart; Sebastjan Bevc; Nina Vodošek Hojs There is a pandemic of obesity worldwide and in Europe up to 30% of the adult population is already obese. Obesity is strongly related to the risk of CKD, progression of CKD, and end-stage renal disease (ESRD), also after adjustment...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2023) 147 (3-4): 234–243.
Published Online: 22 July 2022
... advertised or of their effectiveness, quality or safety. The publisher and the editor(s) disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. 2022 Hypertension Kidney Obesity Sodium...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2022) 146 (6): 616–623.
Published Online: 21 April 2022
...Justo Sandino; Lucia Cordero Garcia-Galán; Lucia Aubert Girbal; Manuel Praga; Julio Pascual; Enrique Morales Treatment for obesity in patients with CKD englobes a wide range of options, from lifestyle modification to bariatric surgery. Weight loss improves metabolic parameters and stimulates...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2022) 146 (5): 449–456.
Published Online: 18 February 2022
...Akiko Toda; Shigeko Hara; Hiroshi Tsuji; Yasuji Arase Introduction: Obesity is a risk factor for chronic kidney disease (CKD), but whether the reduction of body mass index (BMI) helps prevent CKD is controversial. Recently, obese metabolic phenotypes have raised considerable interest. We thus...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2021) 145 (6): 614–623.
Published Online: 11 May 2021
...Maria Quero; Nuria Montero; Inés Rama; Sergi Codina; Carlos Couceiro; Josep M. Cruzado Background: Data from the WHO show an increasing rate of overweight and obesity in general population in the last decades. This increase in obesity also affects population with end-stage renal disease (ESRD...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2021) 145 (6): 609–613.
Published Online: 21 April 2021
...Marina Martin-Taboada; Rocío Vila-Bedmar; Gema Medina-Gómez Obesity is directly associated with an increased risk of developing CKD, regardless of other comorbid conditions. Although the molecular mechanisms that link both diseases are not well established, the role of adipose tissue...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2021) 145 (6): 604–608.
Published Online: 13 April 2021
..., inevitably fail. In obesity, this syndrome is exacerbated due to the complications of adipose tissue dysfunction, in the so-called cardiorenal metabolic syndrome (CRMetS). Obesity promotes adipose tissue dysfunction because it exceeds lipid storage capacity and leads to a lipotoxic state, characterized...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2021) 145 (6): 595–603.
Published Online: 05 March 2021
...Justo Sandino; Leonella Luzardo; Enrique Morales; Manuel Praga Obesity-related glomerulopathy (ORG) is an increasingly recognized cause of end-stage kidney disease. The most common clinical presentation is a slowly increasing nonnephrotic proteinuria that is followed by a progressive decline...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2021) 145 (6): 585–594.
Published Online: 02 December 2020
...William P. Martin; Carel W. le Roux; Neil G. Docherty Background: Surgical approaches to the treatment of obesity and type 2 diabetes, most notably the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) procedure, have been shown to be renoprotective, reducing the incidence of albuminuria and end-stage kidney disease...
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Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2019) 143 (1): 28–32.
Published Online: 09 January 2019
...Elia Escasany; Adriana Izquierdo-Lahuerta; Gema Medina-Gomez The recent and ongoing worldwide increase in the prevalence of obesity parallels the increase in the incidence of chronic kidney disease (CKD). This association suggests an implication of lipotoxicity in the development of kidney diseases...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2019) 143 (1): 8–11.
Published Online: 25 October 2018
...Liane Correia-Costa; Ana Azevedo; Alberto Caldas Afonso Obesity is known to be associated with a myriad of cardiovascular and metabolic comorbidities. In children, several longitudinal studies have shown that obesity consequences start early in life and accompany the obese child into adulthood...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2017) 136 (2): 151–157.
Published Online: 23 March 2017
...Pietro Anastasio; Davide Viggiano; Miriam Zacchia; Claudia Altobelli; Giovambattista Capasso; Natale Gaspare De Santo Background/Aims: Little information is available about the tubular functions and the renal adjustments that take place in obese subjects after a protein meal. How the excess fat may...
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Journal: Nephron
Nephron (2017) 135 (4): 243–251.
Published Online: 08 February 2017
...Csaba P. Kovesdy; Susan L. Furth; Carmine Zoccali; on behalf of the World Kidney Day Steering Committee Obesity has become a worldwide epidemic, and its prevalence has been projected to grow by 40% in the next decade. This increasing prevalence has implications for the risk of diabetes...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (1985) 40 (2): 235–237.
Published Online: 24 December 2008
...Donald E. Wesson; Neil A. Kurtzman; Pedro Frommer The association between massive obesity and nephrotic syndrome has been rarely reported. We herein describe a patient with massive obesity (209 kg) and nephrotic proteinuria who had a normal renal biopsy. The patient was initially polycythemic...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Journal: Nephron
Nephron (1995) 70 (1): 35–41.
Published Online: 18 December 2008
...M. Praga; E. Hernández; A. Andrés; M. León; LM. Ruilope; JL. Rodicio We have identified 17 obese patients (body mass index, BMI, 37.9 ± 4.1)with proteinuria > 1 g/day (1.3-6.4 g/24 h, mean 3.1 ± 1.7). Their age was 34-70 years (48.3 ± 10); 11 were females and 6 males. Six patients had only one...