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Patients reported significant improvements in bladder pain and urgency compared with lidocaine alone.
Researchers find 12% or fewer U.S. men with low-risk prostate cancer opt for active surveillance.
If pounds stayed off, bladder control improvement was seen after 3 years.
Preoperative weight loss greater than 10% and operative time more than 6 hours also increased the risk.
Researchers found similar post-surgical outcomes between bladder cancer patients having primary and salvage radical cystectomy.
A prolonged hospital stay and discharge to a nursing facility were among the risks.
Donor and recipient outcomes are similar to those associated with laparoscopic removal of left donor kidneys.
In a study, the treatment was associated with a 53% decreased risk of death from kidney cancer compared with expectant management.
Ten years after the laser procedure, no reoperation was needed for 95% of patients treated for symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Radiation treatment is associated with an increased risk of requiring minimally invasive urologic procedures.
In a phase 2 trial, enzalutamide treatment was associated with significantly longer progression-free survival.
Age-adjusted prostate cancer-specific comorbidity index strongly predictive of other-cause mortality.
Slightly higher odds for men on ED drugs, but lifestyle factors are the likelier culprit.
Each 20-unit increment in GPS was associated with a more than 2-fold increased likelihood of recurrence.
They are more likely to die and suffer complications compared with those admitted on weekdays.
During a median of 6.5 years of follow-up, none of the 9 cases of bladder cancer diagnosed among 925 patients was muscle invasive.
Species and genus composition differ for men with urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome, controls.
The treatment was most effective in relief of macroscopic hematuria.
Researchers observed greater incidences of colorectal cancer among patients who underwent bilateral orchiectomy, surgery, and ADT.
International effort takes aim at more than 1,050 websites
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