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Lower rates of awareness of prolapse, reoperation for prolapse; higher rates of de novo incontinence.
The advice is useful as clinicians wait for formal guidelines.
Ablating only the prostate lobe with the tumor resulted in satisfactory mid-term functional outcomes, researchers reported.
Prostatic arterial embolization significantly reduced volumes of median lobes, central zones, peripheral zones, and whole prostate glands.
Differential effect of 2012 USPSTF recommendations for primary care providers, urologists.
True prevalence of hypospadias and related trends are difficult to estimate.
SWL treatment success rate was 70.4% and 53.1% for stones less than 15 mm and 15 mm or larger, respectively.
Patient age and tumor risk may be more strongly associated with use of expectant management for veterans with low-risk prostate cancer.
Antibiotics selected based on results of pre-biopsy rectal swab cultures.
Combination angiogenesis inhibition can be safely administered with supportive measures in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC).
Combined radiotherapy remains controversial due to the increased potential for toxicities.
Any baldness is associated with a 56% higher risk of dying from the malignancy.
The American College of Physicians offered expert advice for evaluating patients with hematuria.
Men receiving common medical treatments for LUTS/BPH, including phytotherapy, experienced similar symptom relief.
It offers better recurrence-free survival than BCG in patients with papillary intermediate- and high-risk non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer.
The more frail the patient, the greater the likelihood of complications, such as hospital readmission and blood transfusion.
Rate of unnecessary screening was 15.7% in men 65 years and older.
Many men are unaware of erectile function recovery time and problems with ejaculation.
Modified technique improved stress urinary incontinence in nearly three-quarters of patients.
Improved survival with adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with locally advanced disease compared with cystectomy alone.
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- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
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