Division of Nephrology News and Updates
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Published on in CHOP News
A new study by CHOP researchers finds an association between the overuse of certain oral antibiotics and an increase in kidney stones in children and adolescents.
Published on in Children's Doctor
The incidence of kidney stone disease has risen most rapidly among adolescents. Using this case study, we discuss risk factors, prevention and treatment options for nephrolithiasis.
Published on in Health Tip of the Week
High blood pressure affects 2.5 million children — and probably many more. New AAP guidelines focus on early diagnosis and treatment that can lead to better long-term outcomes.
Published on in Nephrology News
Thanks to a grant from the CHOP Cares Community Fund and Grants Program, the Division of Nephrology was able to offer a free camp to youth from the greater Philadelphia area who have chronic kidney disease.
Published on in Nephrology Update
The Division of Nephrology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia created a training model, one of the few available in pediatric hospitals, to mimic the process of doing an ultrasound-guided biopsy on a kidney.