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More Kidneys From Deceased Donors With AKI Being Transplanted

Jan 20, 2022

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The absolute number of stage 3 acute kidney injury (AKI) kidneys transplanted increased from 2010 to 2020, according to a study recently published online i...

Localized Prostate Cancer Using Hypo fractionated Radiotherapy

Jan 19, 2022

For a review, researchers wanted to present new data on the use of moderately hypofractionated external beam radiation (defined as 2.4–3.4 Gy per fraction) and ultra hypofractionated external beam r...

Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Jan 19, 2022

For a review, researchers described the function and relevance of inflammation as a possible additional element in lower urinary tract symptoms and the course of benign prostatic hyperplasia. They dis...

Creating a National Prostate Imaging Centre of Excellence

Jan 19, 2022

For a review, researchers wanted to present the most recent information on the most significant factors to consider when creating a prostate imaging and biopsy center of excellence. The use of multipa...

The Application of Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging (mpMRI) in the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Surveillance of Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer (csPCa)

Jan 19, 2022

With the long-standing dispute regarding the use of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) for prostate cancer detection, assessment, and monitoring, there is a need for a minimally invasive procedure to ide...

Decision Making for Prostate Cancer Based on Quality of Life

Jan 19, 2022

For decades, quality of life (QoL) outcomes have been documented in the literature and incorporated into decision making in the therapy of localized prostate cancer. Until recently, there was less att...

FOREST: Fosfomycin No Better Than Other Antibiotics for UTI Tx

Jan 18, 2022

Due to a significantly higher rate of treatment discontinuation caused by adverse events, treatment with fosfomycin for bacteremic urinary tract infections (UTIs) caused by multidrug-resistant Escheri...

Remodeling of extracellular matrix in the urinary bladder of paraplegic rats results in increased compliance and delayed fiber recruitment 16 weeks after spinal cord injury.

Jan 17, 2022

The ability of the urinary bladder to maintain low intravesical pressures while storing urine is key in ensuring proper organ function and highlights the key role that tissue mechanics plays in the lo...

Low intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy for chronic pelvic pain syndrome patients with erectile dysfunction.

Jan 17, 2022

In this study, the efficacy of low intensity shock wave therapy (LSWT) in improving symptoms of chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CPPS) and erectile dysfunction (ED) was investigated.Men diagnosed with CP...

Communicating During an HIV Outbreak Among People Who Inject Drugs-West Virginia 2019.

Jan 17, 2022

In 2019, the West Virginia Bureau for Public Health (WV BPH), Cabell-Huntington Health Department (CHHD), and CDC collaborated to respond to an HIV outbreak among people who inject drugs (PWID). CDC, ...

Survey of lower urinary tract symptoms in United States women using the new lower urinary tract dysfunction research Network-Symptom Index 29 (LURN-SI-29) and a national research registry.

Jan 17, 2022

An online bladder health survey was administered to national registry volunteers to: (1) determine the feasibility of using ResearchMatch for studying lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS); (2) pilot th...

Urologic presentations and management options in pediatric mitochondrial disease.

Jan 17, 2022

To review the evaluation and management of urologic pathology related to mitochondiral diseases (MD) in childhood.A retrospective review was performed of patients with MD from 1/1/2000 - 10/8/2020 who...

Fosfomycin Not Noninferior to Comparators for Bacteremic UTI

Jan 14, 2022

FRIDAY, Jan. 14, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with bacteremic urinary tract infections (bUTIs) due to multidrug-resistant (MDR) Escherichia coli, fosfomycin is not noninferior to comparators,...

Donepezil Tied to Risk for Overactive Bladder

Jan 13, 2022

THURSDAY, Jan. 13, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- There is an increased risk for overactive bladder (OAB) with the cholinesterase inhibitor (ChEI) donepezil versus rivastigmine, according to a study publish...

Response to Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer Better in Black Men

Jan 12, 2022

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 12, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Among men with localized prostate cancer enrolled in clinical trials for definitive radiotherapy, Black men have better outcomes than White men, according ...

Early vs. Expectant Management of Spina Bifida Patients

Jan 12, 2022

Recent years have seen significant advancements in the treatment of myelomeningocele patients, particularly in terms of renal preservation and continence. Many advancements in preventative care and ea...

Infertility in Women: Advanced Imaging

Jan 12, 2022

The importance of imaging in the diagnosis and treatment of reproductive problems was highlighted for this study. The role of pelvic ultrasonography (the US, including sonohysterography and contrast-e...

Hypogonadism Associated With Pituitary Dysfunction in Men

Jan 12, 2022

Hypogonadism is a very frequent endocrine disorder. In this review, researchers focused on the most recent guidelines for evaluating pituitary function in males with hypogonadism signs and symptoms. A...

T1 Urothelial Carcinoma with a High-Grade Diagnosis

Jan 12, 2022

Bladder cancer is a lethal and prevalent cancer, with T1 disease accounting for 24 percent of new cases. Because of its clinical heterogeneity and established risks of recurrence, progression, and can...

Imaging in Bladder Cancer with a Localized Spread

Jan 11, 2022

The importance of local tumor staging in the assessment and treatment of bladder cancer cannot be overstated. While neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) followed by radical cystectomy and urine diversion re...