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In December 2015 world-class DJ and WGCI on-air personality Timothy Jones, better known as DJ Timbuck2, died from stage-four renal cancer at the age of 34, leaving the Chicago hip-hop community bereft.
One common post-disaster failure is the scarcity of dialysis for people with diabetes, end-stage renal disease, and other kidney disorders.
The other four died from complications related to their renal illness.
A few weeks later, an ultrasound found renal cell carcinoma — cancer — on one of his kidneys.
Prosecutors have said that Mr. Spear had diabetes, heart disease and end-stage renal disease that required dialysis.
Harry Mellon, battling advanced renal cancer, was not there to see what happened to the home that holds great sentimental value to him.
Rogers said the two have been answering nonstop emergency calls, responding to patients in renal failure unable to get dialysis, to head injuries and cardiac arrests.
Baxter makes dialyzers, used for people with end-stage renal disease to filter fluids and wastes through dialysis.
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Origin and Etymology of renal
First Known Use: circa 1656See Words from the same year
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