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Recurrence rate was 26.4% among patients who had overnight continuous saline irrigation following transurethral resection of bladder tumor vs 38.2% among those who did not.
The moment's here: you're opening your own nephrology or urology practice. How can you make it grow?
Exclusion of women from upper echelons of medicine may have real implications for patient care.
Over a 25-year period, the proportion of patients with high-risk clinical T1 tumors increased by nearly 20% and clinical tumor size decreased from 8.4 to 6.2 cm, an Italian study found.
Pulmonary embolism is associated with GnRH agonist use and orchiectomy.
The impact of partial brachytherapy on metastasis and disease-specific mortality is unclear.
Robotic PN was associated with significantly lower rates of complications, cancer recurrence, and mortality compared with open and laparoscopic PN.
Incidence of tx-emergent small-cell neuroendocrine prostate cancer 17% among those with mCRPC.
From 2013 to 2016, the relative decrease in testosterone prescriptions was 48% among established testosterone users and 62% among new users.
No differences seen with other fat volume measures between recurring, first-time stones.
Failure-free survival was 88% at 5 years among patients with nonmetastatic prostate cancer who underwent focal therapy with high-intensity focused ultrasound.
The association between obesity, age, and renal cell carcinoma prognosis requires additional investigation.
The updates come after the Agency made the decision to limit the use of these agents as monotherapy in patients with metastatic urothelial cancer who have not received prior therapy and who have low expression of the protein programmed death ligand 1 (PD-L1).
Among men aged 20-39 years, those in the top quartile of sugar-sweetened beverage intake had 2.3-fold greater odds of low testosterone than those in the bottom quartile.
aBSI validated as prognostic biomarker of survival in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer
ICU and hospital mortality were lower for patients with cancer versus those without cancer.
More conservative management and active surveillance utilized at VA hospitals from 2005 to 2015.
Collagenase clostridium histolyticum therapy is associated with significantly worse improvement in penile curvature in men with calcified plaques.
Bladder preservation for MIBC is associated with a higher mortality rate and greater costs compared with radical cystectomy.
Metformin plus androgen deprivation therapy is associated with a lower death risk vs ADT alone in men without diabetes, study of US veterans shows.
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