Rising incidence rates of metastatic prostate cancer in the US coincide temporally with USPSTF recommendations against routine PSA-based prostate cancer screening.
Medicare is a significant insurer for patients seeking urologic surgeries.
Percutaneous ablation for small renal masses is associated with a higher retreatment rate compared with partial nephrectomy, according to a study.
There is no universal approach to patient selection for cytoreductive nephrectomy.
Study finds lower mortality rates associated with excisions of higher numbers of lymph nodes in patients with intermediate- and high-risk prostate cancer.
In a study, no patient was diagnosed with high-grade prostate cancer within 3 years following a negative prostate MRI and negative systematic prostate biopsy.
Concomitant anti-androgen therapy may ameliorate the worse outcomes associated with delayed salvage radiation therapy for recurrent prostate cancer after radical surgery.
Segmental ureterectomy is increasingly adopted for high-risk upper tract urothelial carcinoma.
A recent study characterized disease recurrence patterns and predictive risk factors for recurrence in patients who underwent radical nephroureterectomy for low-grade upper tract urothelial carcinoma.
Among men with Medicare coverage, Hispanic men had a significant 37% decreased risk for death compared with both non-Hispanic White men and Black men, a study found.
Half of urologists order routine urine cytology in patients with low-risk non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer.
There is a need for an easy and objective tool to assess malnutrition prior to urologic surgery.
Researchers have questioned whether diabetes exerts adverse effects on the prognosis of RCC.
Among patients with CKD stage 3 or higher, the mean estimated glomerular filtration rate remained stable during the 12 months following thermal ablation for localized renal cell carcinoma.
Age, lymphovascular invasion, and histology predicted pathologic upstaging among patients with nonmuscle-invasive bladder cancer, a study found.