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In patients who received the graft, average return to continence and potency was 1.21 months and 1.34 months, respectively.
Magnetic resonance imaging technology with ultrasound found 30% more high-risk prostate cancers and 17% fewer low-risk cancers.
In community practice, overall rate of compliance with AUA Best Practices is less than 60 percent
A Turkish study found that 55% of male coronary artery disease patients had some degree of erectile dysfunction.
Potency was observed in 51% of unilateral surgery patients and 71% of bilateral surgery patients who received oral therapy.
Patients reported significantly less pain with pelvic plexus block than conventional periprostatic block.
In a study of nearly 57,000 Korean patients, 6.2% had asymptomatic microscopic hematuria.
In men with a positive family history of prostate cancer, screening correlated with a trend toward decreased prostate cancer-specific mortality.
Many U.S. survivors have unresolved physical, mental health issues long after cancer.
African-American and Caucasian men have similar tumor burden, treatment choices, and survival.
Nerve-sparing surgery by robot-assisted laparoscopy was associated with a 2.4 times increased odds of regaining potency versus open surgery
Small study suggests alternating testosterone levels may make hormonal therapy work longer for prostate cancer patients.
Fertility outcomes improved for men who have same female partner as before vasectomy.
Research supports recent guidelines on an anti-cancer lifestyle.
Longer cancer-specific and overall survival seen in older men with locally advanced or high-risk PCa
Study of patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer documents a particularly large increase in the use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy.
Positive stone cultures increase the odds of sepsis after percutaneous nephrolithotomy by nearly 7-fold.
In a small randomized trial, functional and oncologic results did not differ significantly between the 2 approaches
Study finds no significantly elevated risk of coronary heart disease among men with a history of kidney stones.
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- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)
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