Compared with computed tomography, ultrasonography demonstrated low sensitivity and overestimated the stones 10 mm or less in size.
Study reveals 6-fold higher risk of SHPT in patients on furosemide vs hydrochlorothiazide.
Early prostate cancer diagnosis rates fell, while cases of advanced prostate cancer remained stable.
Once-daily 2% testosterone solution safe and effective for sex drive and energy.
No new safety concerns emerged during the study.
Enalapril plus folic acid treatment was associated with a 56% reduction in the odds of CKD progression compared with enalapril alone.
24% of patients were prescribed narcotics by more than one provider after surgery
Women prefer female doctors, but urology has one of the largest gender gaps in medicine.
In a study, CKD was 16% less likely to develop in low adherers to a DASH dietary pattern.
Prospective study reveals a 1-year surgical intervention rate of 13%.
Overall decision regret for 16.9% of patients; more regret for RP than radiotherapy component.
Significantly higher nighttime systolic blood pressure, especially in patients with diabetes and low eGFR.
Serum phosphorus and serum creatinine found to be independent predictors of secondary hyperparathyroidism.
Survival was longer in patients who received radium-223 plus abiraterone, enzalutamide, or both.
Consistent mean reductions in urinary incontinence; durable improvements in quality of life.
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- Peritoneal Dialysis
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