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Greatest racial disparity found in Los Angeles, the least in Minneapolis.
Even black men with relatively few comorbidities had increased risks of upgrading or upstaging compared with non-black patients.
Know the signs of extreme response to infection; consider it a medical emergency.
Randomized trial shows cost-effectiveness of trans-obturator versus tension-free vaginal tape.
Compared with computed tomography, ultrasonography demonstrated low sensitivity and overestimated the stones 10 mm or less in size.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Findings in percutaneous nephrolithotomy patients; gram-positive organisms predominate.
Incidence of UI among men with OSA was 2.3%.
Men who used the medications prior to radical prostatectomy had 83% greater odds of Gleason 7-10 tumors compared with non-users.
Prostatectomy and radiotherapy with or without ADT reduced prostate cancer-specific and all-cause mortality rates.
Robotic surgery may offer some benefits, such as shorter hospital stay and less blood loss.
Mean exposure of 18.80 mg/m3 per year was associated with a significant 11% increased risk among white men.
The prevalence of ED is 30% higher among men who have vitamin D levels below 20 ng/mL versus those with levels of 30 ng/mL or higher.
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- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)