Diabetes patients do not have higher nephrotoxicity risk

Data on 2,404 patients who had an estimated glomerular filtration rate test before a CT scan showed those with diabetes were not at higher risk of developing contrast-induced nephrotoxicity compared with patients with renal disease, hypertension and/or heart disease. The findings were presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society meeting.

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