News & Resources

8/28/2019
Times Now

​Features Kristin Mekeel, MD, and Saima Aslam, MBBS

8/27/2019
For the first time in Southern California, surgeons at UC San Diego Health have transplanted the kidney of a deceased donor with HIV into a recipient with a pre-existing HIV infection. The procedure i ...
7/10/2019
CBS 8

​Features Jennifer Berumen, MD

3/14/2019
UC San Diego Health performed an autotransplant on a patient with only one kidney and nutcracker syndrome, where a renal vein becomes compressed by two arteries. The affected kidney was placed in the ...
2/19/2019
Mining a large database of adverse reactions to medications, UC San Diego researchers found that people who took proton pump inhibitors (e.g., Prilosec, Nexium) for heartburn and acid reflux were more ...
1/3/2018
Yahir Santiago-Lastra, MD, a urologist trained in neuro-urology and pelvic reconstruction, explains why offering a transitional urology program can increase compliance with disease management and redu ...