Latest Urology News
Radiation dose not impacted with light or moderate use of skin treatments, regardless of beam energy, incidence
Long-term data show a local disease recurrence rate of 2.1% at 10 years.
Long-term oncologic outcomes of patients with sporadic RCC who underwent robotic tumor enucleation suggest the procedure is safe.
Among prostate cancer patients, androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) recipients are 34% more likely to experience any osteoporotic fracture than those who do not receive ADT.
New findings could help explain why men of African ancestry are more likely than white men to die from prostate cancer.
International Continence Society (ICS) standards offer useful guidance for nocturia management, according to the authors of a new report.
A midlife PSA value above the 90th percentile was associated with greater risk of total and aggressive prostate cancer in black men.
Older patients benefit from treatment of superficial bladder cancer even if they have multiple chronic conditions, a new study suggests.
In a study, advanced glycation end products were significantly higher in people with nocturia.
In a study, androgen deprivation therapy did not increase risks for vascular or any other form of dementia among men with prostate cancer who underwent definitive radiation therapy.
In a recently published study, external beam radiation therapy for localized prostate cancer was associated with a 35% increased risk of bladder cancer compared with radical prostatectomy.
In a study, nighttime voiding significantly correlated with smaller dips in nocturnal blood pressure.
Having 3 or more voids per night was associated with 72% excess death risk.
New study reveals a 29% prevalence of erectile dysfunction, a proportion higher than that of the general population.
A combination of age, comorbidity, and PSA doubling time can risk stratify cause of death among men with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer, study suggests.
Myocardial infarction following the kidney stone procedure is twice as likely among patients with 3 to 4 components of metabolic syndrome vs no components.
Men in Puerto Rico have higher prostate cancer incidence rates than other Hispanics, non-Hispanic whites.
In a study, men with prostate cancer who received androgen deprivation therapy did not have a lower subsequent risk of developing bladder cancer.
Depletion of Lactobacillus iners in the bladder appears to increase the risk of urinary tract infection following urogynecologic surgery, study finds.
Study of patients with clinical T1a renal cell carcinoma shows that those who undergo renal mass biopsy have only a 1.2% rate of upstaging to pT3a perinephric fat involvement.
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