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Predictors of distant recurrences after robot-assisted radical cystectomy were mainly dictated by pathological tumor characteristics.
Labeling changes will alert prescribers to the abuse potential of testosterone and the serious adverse effects.
Patient motivation is pivotal to the success of exercise interventions, researchers noted.
The prevalence of UTI was 7.8% in infants tested for automated microscopic urinalysis.
Patients with low-risk prostate cancer who enter active surveillance have higher grade disease at prostatectomy.
Robotic partial nephrectomy confers a superior morbidity profile compared to laparoscopic partial nephrectomy.
In 2014, 91% of Swedish men with very low risk prostate cancer opted for active surveillance.
Labeling information will include data showing the drug reduces the risk of radiographic progression versus bicalutamide.
Among patients with clear-cell renal-cell carcinoma at high risk for tumor recurrence, the duration of disease-free survival was significantly longer in the sunitinib group.
The presence of a ureteral stone, age less than 30 years, and the need for intravenous narcotics in the emergency department were associated with an emergency department revisit.
Smokeless tobacco "snus" users have high blood levels of nicotine which promotes cancer progression.
A PSA level of 1.5 ng/mL or higher should prompt primary care physicians to refer patients to a urologist for further evaluation.
Young men reported improvement in executive function after 2 years of TRT.
The risk of dementia was 2-fold higher among ADT users.
Prediagnosis obesity is a risk factor for overall and individual secondary primary cancers.
The researchers were able to isolate Zika from the semen sample in a British man recovering from the virus contracted in the Caribbean.
A phase 3 study of ipilimumab among patients with metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) did not meet its primary endpoint.
NEPC is an aggressive subtype of castration-resistant prostate cancer independent of androgen expression.
Intracytoplasmic sperm injection linked with lower quantity and quality of offspring's sperm.
A body mass index of 30 kg/m2 or higher was was associated with 2-fold increased risk of dying from prostate cancer.
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