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Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Diabetic Neuropathy Raises Risk of Erectile Dysfunction (ED), Urinary Problems

Diabetic Neuropathy Raises Risk of Erectile Dysfunction (ED), Urinary Problems

Men with diabetic peripheral neuropathy have an increased occurrence of erectile dysfunction and lower-urinary-tract symptoms.

Prostate Cancer Prostate Biopsy Complication Rates Increasing

Prostate Biopsy Complication Rates Increasing

Urologic complications requiring hospital admission grew from 3.6% in 2000 to 3.9% in 2008, largely because of infections.

Kidney Cancer Partial Nephrectomy More Likely If Robotic Systems Are Available

Partial Nephrectomy More Likely If Robotic Systems Are Available

Patients are 28% more likely to have partial nephrectomy at hospitals offering robotic-assisted surgery.

Premature Ejaculation Premature Ejaculation Linked to Chlamydia in Prostatitis Patients

Premature Ejaculation Linked to Chlamydia in Prostatitis Patients

The condition is more likely in men with chronic bacterial prostatitis caused by C. trachomatis rather than other uropathogens.

Prostate Cancer Good Prostate Cancer (PCa) Outcomes Possible Despite Salvage Radiation Failure

Good Prostate Cancer (PCa) Outcomes Possible Despite Salvage Radiation Failure

Men who had PSA relapse after receiving post-radical surgery salvage radiation therapy had a median overall survival of nearly 14 years.

News New iPhone 6 May Not Fit in Docs' White Coat Pockets

New iPhone 6 May Not Fit in Docs' White Coat Pockets

The latest model is longer than the previous version, such that it "awkwardly juts out" when stored in the breast pocket.

Kidney Stones Initial Ultrasound Suffices for Most Emergency Kidney Stone Cases

Initial Ultrasound Suffices for Most Emergency Kidney Stone Cases

Most stones patients do not need additional imaging with computed tomography, study finds.

Prostate Cancer Early Adjuvant Radiotherapy Benefits Selected Prostate Cancer Patients

Early Adjuvant Radiotherapy Benefits Selected Prostate Cancer Patients

Radiotherapy given within 6 months of radical prostatectomy reduces cancer-specific mortality in men with highly aggressive disease.

Hypogonadism FDA Panel: Limit Testosterone Drug Use

FDA Panel: Limit Testosterone Drug Use

Joint committee also calls for drug makers to run heart-risk tests on popular 'Low T' products.

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Drug Taken 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity Approved

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Drug Taken 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity Approved

FDA has approved a supplemental new drug application for Stendra (avanafil) taken early as ~15 minutes before sexual activity.

Prostate Cancer Sexual Function Preserved in Prostate Cancer Combination Therapy

Sexual Function Preserved in Prostate Cancer Combination Therapy

High rates of preserved sexual function with combination beam plus brachytherapy.

Prostate Cancer Radical Prostatectomy Rates Rising

Radical Prostatectomy Rates Rising

Utilization rates jumped by double digits across prostate cancer risk groups from 2004 to 2011.

Urinary Incontinence Female Urinary Incontinence Guidelines Released

Female Urinary Incontinence Guidelines Released

American College of Physicians guidelines addresses nonsurgical management of urinary incontinence in women.

Prostate Cancer Male Pattern Baldness Linked with Prostate Cancer

Male Pattern Baldness Linked with Prostate Cancer

Men with male pattern baldness may face a higher risk of aggressive prostate cancer.

Prostate Cancer Statins Reduce Prostate Cancer Recurrence Risk After Radiotherapy

Statins Reduce Prostate Cancer Recurrence Risk After Radiotherapy

This benefit is not seen in patients who undergo radical prostatectomy, according to an updated meta-analysis.

Prostate Cancer Watchful Waiting Not Suitable for Black Men with Prostate Cancer

Watchful Waiting Not Suitable for Black Men with Prostate Cancer

Black prostate cancer patients more likely to develop aggressive disease earlier than white patients.

Prostate Cancer Aspirin Eases Genitourinary (GU) Toxicity from Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy

Aspirin Eases Genitourinary (GU) Toxicity from Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy

Low-dose aspirin decreased the likelihood of acute genitourinary toxicity in prostate cancer by 27%.

Prostate Cancer Genetic Variant May Predict Resistance to Prostate Cancer Drugs

Genetic Variant May Predict Resistance to Prostate Cancer Drugs

Enzalutamide and abiraterone may not benefit men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer who have AR-V7 in circulating tumor cells.

Prostate Cancer Men with Metabolic Aberrations Have Lower Prostate Cancer Risk

Men with Metabolic Aberrations Have Lower Prostate Cancer Risk

However, they are more likely to die from causes other than prostate cancer than men with normal metabolic levels.

Prostate Cancer FDA Approves New Indication for Enzalutamide

FDA Approves New Indication for Enzalutamide

The drug is now also approved for use in chemotherapy-naïve men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.