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The Effect of Health Literacy on Men Seeking Medical Attention for Erectile Dysfunction.

Jan 24, 2022

Objective In this study, we aimed to determine if there was any relationship between patients with erectile dysfunction (ED) who do not seek medical help at the hospitals and their health literacy (H...

The Precision Prostatectomy: an IDEAL Stage 0, 1 and 2a Study.

Jan 24, 2022

This study aimed to develop a preclinical model of prostate cancer (CaP) for studying focal/hemiablation of the prostate (IDEAL stage 0), and to use the information from the stage 0 investigation to d...

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...

Relationship between hyperuricemia with deposition and sexual dysfunction in males and females.

Jan 10, 2022

The association between gout, the most common crystal arthropathy, and sexual dysfunctions has often been investigated by studies in the last decades. Despite the presence of shared risk factors and c...

Autophagy: a multifaceted player in the fate of sperm.

Jan 03, 2022

Autophagy is an intracellular catabolic process of degrading and recycling proteins and organelles to modulate various physiological and pathological events, including cell differentiation and develop...

Bilateral testicular Leydig cell hyperplasia presented incidentally: A case report.

Jan 03, 2022

Leydig cell hyperplasia or tumor represents less than 3% of all testicular tumors. It can be defined as an increase in the size and number of Leydig cell within the testicles. These cells are responsi...

Penile fracture: Tertiary care center experience and long-term complications after immediate repair.

Dec 27, 2021

In the literature, there is not sufficient data on factors affecting the development of complications in patients with penile fracture after early surgical intervention.To investigate the predictors o...

Sexual dysfunction damages: A legal database review.

Dec 27, 2021

Procedural specialties are at higher risk for malpractice claims than non-procedural specialties. Previous studies have examined common damages and malpractice lawsuits resulting from specific procedu...

[Icariin improves erectile function in spontaneously hypertensive rats by up-regulating Nrf2].

Dec 20, 2021

To investigate whether icariin improves erectile function in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) by regulating the NRF2 pathway.We equally randomized 24 ten-week-old healthy male Wistar-Kyoto rats (...

Erectile Dysfunction in Men with Adult Congenital Heart Disease: A Prevalent but Neglected Issue.

Dec 13, 2021

For adult men with congenital heart disease (ACHD), data on erectile dysfunction (ED) is limited. We aimed to assess the frequency of ED, its role in patient-physician communication and to identify pa...

A systematic review and meta-analysis of the relationship between erectile dysfunction and the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte and platelet-to-lymphocyte ratios.

Dec 13, 2021

Several studies were conducted to explore the association between haematological parameters and erectile dysfunction (ED), but the conclusions were contradictory with small sample size. The extensivel...

Efficacy of Penile Low-Intensity Shockwave Therapy and Determinants of Treatment Response in Taiwanese Patients with Erectile Dysfunction.

Nov 29, 2021

Erectile dysfunction (ED) remains an emotional wrench to patients and a therapeutic challenge to urologists in andrology clinics worldwide. This is, in part, related to refraction to, or transient eff...

Prevalence and risk factors of erectile dysfunction in patients with liver cirrhosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Nov 22, 2021

Liver cirrhosis is associated with an increased risk of developing erectile dysfunction (ED). The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to evaluate the prevalence of ED and its risk fact...

Differences in the prevalence of erectile dysfunction between novel subgroups of recent-onset diabetes.

Nov 22, 2021

In men with diabetes, the prevalence of erectile dysfunction increases with advanced age and longer diabetes duration and is substantially higher in men with type 2 diabetes than those with type 1 dia...

Inhibition of gap junction communication between cells can induce apoptosis of corpus cavernosum smooth muscle in guinea pigs.

Nov 15, 2021

In this study, we aimed to investigate the effect of gap junction (GJ) on apoptosis of smooth muscle. Forty adult male guinea pigs were randomly divided into four groups with 10 guinea pigs in each gr...

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Ablation for Prostate Cancer: Whole Versus Partial Gland Ablation.

Nov 15, 2021

We compared the clinical outcomes between whole-gland ablation (WGA) and partial gland ablation (PGA) using the high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) technique for localized prostate cancer (PCa).W...

Application of a Novel Common-Iliac-Artery Skirt Technology (CST) in Treating Challenge Aorto-Iliac or Isolated Iliac Artery Aneurysms.

Nov 08, 2021

To report a novel common-iliac-artery skirt technology (CST) in treating challenge iliac artery aneurysms. When required healthy landing zone of common iliac artery (CIA) is not available, CST is a ...

Clinical Predictors of Vibrator-Assisted Ejaculation following Spinal Cord Injury: A Prospective Observational Study.

Nov 08, 2021

 Infertility in men with spinal cord injury (SCI) occurs due to combination of factors like erectile dysfunction, ejaculatory failure, and semen abnormalities. Penile vibratory stimulation (PVS) is...

Enhanced Dissolution of Sildenafil Citrate Using Solid Dispersion with Hydrophilic Polymers: Physicochemical Characterization and In Vivo Sexual Behavior Studies in Male Rats.

Oct 25, 2021

Sildenafil citrate (SLC) is a frequently used medication (Viagra®) for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED). Due to its poor solubility, SLC suffers from a delayed onset of action and poor bioa...

The effects of primary realignment or suprapubic cystostomy on prostatic displacement in patients with pelvic fracture urethral injury: a clinical study based on MR urethrography.

Oct 18, 2021

To provide direct evidence of whether primary realignment (PR) or suprapubic cystostomy (SPC) had different effects on the prostatic displacement and prognosis in patients with pelvic fracture urethra...