Urologic malignancy is the most common cause of hematuria following renal transplantation, according to an investigation conducted in Taiwan.
The risk of a man’s developing prostate cancer is approximately 18%. Whereas it has been estimated that as much as 60% of this risk is due to environmental exposure (J Urol. 2007;178:S9-S13), developing strategies to mitigate this risk is an important public heath concern.
John P. Mulhall, MD, director of the Male Sexual and Reproductive Medicine Program at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, has written a new book titled Saving Your Sex Life: A Guide for Men with Prostate Cancer (Hilton Publishing Company, Chicago, 2008).
SAN FRANCISCO—The incidence of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) due to lupus nephritis (LN) rose significantly in the United States from 1995 to 2004, according to new study data presented here at the American College of Rheumatology annual meeting. The incidence was significantly higher among African Americans and women.