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Hypogonadal men are more likely than those with normal testosterone to have prostate biopsy results showing high-grade PCa.
Quality studies are still needed to answer crucial questions about TRT and prostate cancer, cardiovascular risk.
Study demonstrates a benefit in patients with distal ureteric stones 5-10 mm in diameter.
Almost 1 in 3 not told cancer treatment might affect future fertility.
Study in England shows that that 1 in 12 black men die from the malignancy compared with 1 in 24 white men.
Results of a prospective study have implications for patient counseling.
No improvement in quality of life, even for patients with good baseline performance status.
The biomarkers PHI and PCA3 demonstrated high diagnostic accuracy in discriminating prostate cancer from prostatitis in re-biopsy candidates.
Statin use following diagnosis of localized PCa does not significantly reduce the risk of metastasis or death from PCa.
The finding is based on a study of men who underwent radical surgery for pT3aN0/NxR1 tumors but received no adjuvant or neoadjuvant therapy.
Men with ED had more than twice the odds of undiagnosed diabetes.
Finding based on data from more than 30,000 American men, 40 and older.
But research reveals association with pancreatic and prostate cancer.
Increased VTE risk among older patients, those with metastases, and those who underwent surgery.
But higher doses of radiation may improve survival in men with intermediate- and high-risk prostate cancers.
Upgrading, up staging linked to age 60, PSA 5.0 ng/ml, and 25 percent positive cores.
Prostatic urethral lift is minimally invasive and, according to a new study, the procedure's beneficial effects are durable out to 3 years.
Gout is associated with an elevated likelihood of both organic and psychogenic ED.
Having sex 3-4 times a week was associated with a significantly greater stone passage rate than tamsulosin or standard medical therapy.
Risk of postoperative complications increased for pediatric patients at non-high volume hospitals.
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)