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Nephrology & Urology Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 20.5 Billion Globally in 2018: Transparency Market Research

ALBANY, New York, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research ( "Nephrology & Urology Devices Market(Dialysis Equipment, Lithotripsy, Urethral Stent & Inserts, Pessaries, Prostatic Stent, Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018," the market for nephrology & urology devices was valued at USD 13.3 billion in 2011, and it is expected to reach an estimated value of USD 20.5 billion in 2018, growing at a CAGR of 6.4% from 2012 to 2018.

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According to WHO, more than 190 million patients suffering from chronic renal failure undergo renal dialysis. Rising incidence of hypertension is another key factor responsible for the increase in renal failure around the world. Benign prostatic hyperplasia is an occurrence that is common among the aging population. Over 220 million males suffer from a swelling of the prostate glands as of 2012, which results in a blockage of the flow of urine through the body. This blockage can cause bladder damage, and increase the likelihood of urinary infection in males, which may lead to severe impairment of the life of the patient. According to Kidney Health Alliance, 250,000 people in Europe are being treated by kidney dialysis every year. The dialysis equipment market represented the largest segment, accounting for over 74% of the total market, followed by devices used for treating kidney and bladder stones.

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Europe was estimated to be the largest market in the nephrology & urology devices market. The region accounted for a market share of over 33%, followed by North America. Europe led the key markets of dialysis and sacral neurostimulation; however, North America is expected to expand its sacral neurostimulation market in the coming years, and nibble into Europe's share. Asia Pacific is expected to be placed third, followed by the Rest of the World region.Emerging markets such as Asia Pacific and the Middle East are highly price sensitive. Due to low healthcare treatment costs and lower income levels, physicians and healthcare organizations hesitate to invest in expensive devices such as lithotripters and dialysis equipment. Nevertheless, in the last decade, it was observed that many healthcare providers adopted advanced technologies in order to satisfy the needs of the growing patient base while maintaining their budget limits. Thus, manufacturers hold great opportunity in these markets by developing economical solutions in the coming years.

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The dialysis market, being the largest fraction of the nephrology & urology devices market, is responsible for the majority of key players. In 2011, Fresenius was the leading player in the market, followed by Gambro, which was acquired in 2012-2013 by Baxter. Baxter is expected to lead the market in the coming years. The market is highly fragmented, and a few other players in the industry include Nikkiso, Nipro, Medtronic (neurostimulation), Dornier Medtech, Cook Medical, and EDAP TMS.

The global nephrology & urology devices market is categorized into the following segments:

  • Nephrology & Urology Devices Market  by Device Segment
    • Dialysis Equipment
      • Hemodialysis
      • Peritoneal Dialysis    
    • Urinary Stone Treatment Devices
      • Ureteral Stents
      • Lithotripsy
    • Urinary Incontinence & Pelvic Organ Prolapse Devices
      • Sacral Neuromodulation
      • Vaginal Meshes & Slings
      • Urethral Inserts &Pessaries
    • Endoscopy Devices
    • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Treatment Devices
      • Catheter Ablation
      • Prostatic Stents
      • Other Devices (Dr. Allen's BPH device and other alternative techniques)
  • Nephrology & Urology Devices Market by Geography
    • North America
    • Europe
    • Asia Pacific
    • Rest of the World

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