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Study: Increased risk of cancer death among kidney failure patients
2/18/2019

An Australian study found patients with renal failure who have undergone a transplant or are on dialysis were more than twice as likely to die of cancer compared with those without kidney failure, while those between the ages of 20 to 34 had an elevenfold higher risk of death from cancer. The findings were reported in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.

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