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New persistent opioid use represents a common but previously underappreciated surgical complication that warrants increased awareness.
Whether all recurrent stone formers benefit from 24-hour urine collection has not been established.
Clinicians should be alert to the relationship between antimuscarinics usage and depressive disorder in OAB women and provide appropriate instructions for these patients.
Survival curves showed that metformin use with docetaxel did not improve prostate cancer specific survival or overall survival.
The US Preventive Services Task Force now suggests decisions about PSA testing should be made on an individual basis for men aged 55 to 69.
Onabotulinumtoxin A successfully reduced urinary frequency and urgency, but not urgency urinary incontinence episodes.
Study identifies PSADT cut-points that can aid in risk stratification of men with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Highest vs lowest quartile of vitamin D binding protein associated with 55% lower odds of prostate cancer.
A family history of prostate cancer was not a major determinant of disease progression during active surveillance, according to a systematic review.
Regular aspirin use linked to lower risk of cancer mortality, especially colorectal, breast, and prostate cancer.
Pathologic Gleason scores, positive surgical margin rates, and PSA doubling times differentiate earlier from later biochemical recurrence after radical surgery.
Among men under the age of 65, men who got 3 to 5 hours of sleep per night had a 55% greater risk of dying of prostate cancer than men who got 7 hours of sleep per night.
Approximately 33% of patients report some degree of persistent functional limitation after intermediate-risk PE, but CTEPH is infrequent.
Oral PDE5 inhibitors improve sperm parameters and can treat erectile dysfunction in men.
Improper management of transient POUR leads to bladder overdistension and permanent bladder detrusor damage.
Researchers found that nocturia was reduced in sleep apnea patients when a CPAP mask was used.
In 2014, 33.9% of men reported that their health care providers failed to communicate the benefits and risks of PSA-based screening, an increase from 2012.
Population-based prostate cancer screening with MRI has a significantly better risk/benefit ratio.
Pharmacologic properties of oxybutynin may cause significant cognitive side effects in elderly persons.
Select intermediate- and high-risk patients had no greater risks of metastases, AS failure, or interventions over a median of 4 years.
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