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BPH/LUTS

Natural history of lower urinary tract symptoms among men undergoing stereotactic body radiation therapy for prostate cancer with and without a Rectal Hydrogel Spacer.

Feb 21, 2022

Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) is increasingly used for prostate cancer, but has morbidity as both the bladder and rectum are radiated during treatment. Our goal was to document and compar...

Large, multi-center, prospective registry of Rezūm water vapor therapy for benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Feb 21, 2022

To illustrate the role of Rezūm convective water vapor ablation for treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms secondary to BPH.A prospective registry was established for Rezūm therapy in Canada at t...

A community-based study on lower urinary tract symptoms in Malaysian males aged 40 years and above.

Feb 14, 2022

Lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) commonly affecting ageing men and is thought to be linked with other comorbidities and unhealthy lifestyles. This study was performed to report the prevalence of LU...

Five-year outcomes for Aquablation therapy compared to TURP: results from a double-blind, randomized trial in men with LUTS due to BPH.

Feb 14, 2022

To determine if Aquablation therapy can maintain long term effectiveness in treating men with moderate to severe lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) due to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) with a ba...

Recent advances in UroLift: A comprehensive overview.

Feb 07, 2022

Recent years have seen a steep rise in minimally invasive surgical therapy (MIST) for benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH). Prostatic urethral lift (UroLift) is a mechanical intervention aimed at reducin...

Effects of 3, 4-divanillyltetrahydrofuran from Urtica fissa on sexual dysfunction in diabetic mice.

Feb 07, 2022

Urtica fissa E. Pritz. are important herbs and have been traditionally used as ethnic medicine to treat rheumatism, inflammation, diabetes, and benign prostatic hyperplasia by the Han, Uighur, and oth...

Substitution mapping and characterization of brown planthopper resistance genes from rice variety, 'PTB33' ( L.).

Jan 31, 2022

Rice ( L.) yield is severely reduced by the brown planthopper (BPH), Stål, in Asian countries. Increasing resistance in rice against BPH can mitigate yield loss. Previous reports indicated the prese...

Effects of warm needling therapy on symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia: A protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Jan 24, 2022

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is the term for a type of non-malignant prostate enlargement that is most often diagnosed in men of middle age and older. Lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) are com...

Imbalance in the estrogen/androgen ratio may affect prostate fibrosis through the TGF-β/Smad signaling pathway.

Jan 24, 2022

The present study aimed to investigate the effects of an imbalance in the estrogen/androgen ratio on prostate fibrosis.Different concentrations of dihydrotestosterone (DHT) or estradiol (E) dissolved ...

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...

Residue dynamics and bio-efficacy of triflumezopyrim against Nilaparvata lugens and non-targeted effect on natural enemies in a rice ecosystem.

Jan 10, 2022

Triflumezopyrim (TMP), a mesoionic insecticide, is commonly used for controlling planthoppers in rice. However, the relationship between the TMP residue and toxicity against brown planthoppers (BPHs) ...

Robotic Urethral Reconstruction Outcomes in Men with Posterior Urethral Stenosis.

Jan 03, 2022

To evaluate surgical outcomes stratified by posterior urethral obstruction (PUO) etiology in men undergoing definitive robotic posterior urethral reconstruction.A retrospective, single surgeon, review...

Minimally Invasive Treatments for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis.

Jan 03, 2022

To review and indirectly compare the outcomes of minimally invasive therapies for the treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia.A literature search via Medlin...

The association of statin subgroups with lower urinary tract symptoms following a prostate biopsy.

Dec 27, 2021

This was a secondary analysis aiming to assess whether hydrophilic or hydrophobic statins have a differential effect on urinary retention (UR) and lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in men following ...

Photothermal therapeutic potency of plasmonic silver nanoparticles for apoptosis and anti-angiogenesis in testosterone induced benign prostate hyperplasia in rats.

Dec 27, 2021

In this study, we used a near-infrared laser (NIR) to increase the potency of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) to develop a novel, less invasive, and simple photothermal therapy technique for benign prost...

[Transurethral columnar balloon dilation of the prostate for benign prostatic hyperplasia].

Dec 20, 2021

To study the clinical effect of transurethral columnar balloon dilation of the prostate (TUCBDP) in the treatment of BPH and introduce the experience with the surgical procedure.We retrospectively ana...

Short-term efficacy and safety of second generation bipolar transurethral vaporization of the prostate (B-TUVP) for large benign prostate enlargement: Results from a retrospective feasibility study.

Dec 20, 2021

To investigate the efficacy and safety of a second-generation bipolar transurethral electro vaporization of the prostate (B-TUVP) with the new oval-shaped electrode for large benign prostatic enlargem...

Relationship between Dietary Patterns with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Erectile Dysfunction: A Collaborative Review.

Nov 29, 2021

Interest in the role of dietary patterns has been consistently emerging in recent years due to much research that has documented the impact of metabolism on erectile dysfunction (ED) and/or benign pro...

Incidental prostate cancer after holmium laser enucleation of the prostate-A narrative review.

Nov 29, 2021

Prostate cancer can be detected incidentally after surgical therapy for benign prostatic obstruction such as holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP), thus called incidental prostate cancer (...