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The Nephrology Services staff at George Washington University Hospital can treat stable and acutely ill patients who have uncontrolled hypertension, fluid electrolyte disorders, chronic kidney disease or an acute kidney injury. The multidisciplinary...
Kidney cancer (also called renal cell cancer or renal cell adenocarcinoma) is a disease in which malignant cancer cells form in tubules of the kidney. Approximately 54,000 Americans are diagnosed with kidney cancer each year according to the...
Kidney transplant patients receive comprehensive care at the George Washington University Hospital Transplant Institute and GWU Medical Faculty Associates. Evaluation Once referred for a kidney transplant, you will attend a class taught by a...
At the George Washington University Hospital, the kidney transplant team is with you every step of the way. The team includes: Transplant nephrologist (kidney specialist) Transplant surgeon Clinical transplant coordinator Clinical transplant donor...