Nephropathy

What is hydronephrosis? Causes, symptoms, and treatment

The word hydronephrosis derives from “hydro” meaning water and “nephrosis” meaning within the kidney. It’s only a description of an increased amount of fluids or urine seen inside the…

By: Top Doctors UK
Renin

Renin, also known as an angiotensinogenase, is an enzyme that participates in the body's renin-angiotensin system—also known as the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone axis—that mediates…

By: Audiopedia
Geoffrey Box, MD on UPJ Obstruction

Hello, my name is Dr. Geoffrey Box. I'm a urologist here at The Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center. I'm an assistant professor in the Department of Urology, and…

By: Ohio State Wexner Medical Center