Guidelines on Kidney Stone Treatment

Guideline statements have been developed for the diagnosis, prevention, and follow-up of patients with kidney stones.

Time of Day and Testosterone Testing

A new study suggests that the time of testosterone testing for erectile dysfunction should vary by age of patient.

Bariatric Surgery Improves UI

For obese women with prevalent UI, the frequency of UI episodes is reduced during three years of follow-up after bariatric surgery.

Vasectomy Ups Prostate Cancer Risk

Vasectomy is associated with an increased incidence of prostate cancer overall during extended follow-up.

Kidney Donation Safe for Older Donors

Kidney donation is safe for selected, older donors, according to a new study.

Sperm Donor Age and Birth Rate

Among women undergoing assisted reproduction for the first time, the age of the sperm donor does not appear to significantly affect the live birth rate. ...

Over 50% of Seniors Report Incontinence

More than 50% of older Americans struggle with incontinence, a new government report states.

Chart: BPH Treatments

Review this chart on BPH Treatments for quick information when you need it.



Poor Prostate Cancer Knowledge Ups Decisional Conflict

For economically disadvantaged men with newly diagnosed prostate cancer, poor knowledge about prostate cancer is associated with increased decisional conflict and lower perceived effectiveness of decision-making.

Report: Acute Renal Failure After Excessive Energy-Drink Consumption

Although acute kidney injury has rarely been tied to energy drink consumption, a case report discusses the possibility of such a link in a 40-year old man who presented with acute renal failure.

The Obesity-Fertility Link in Men

For men, obesity-related conditions can include heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, and certain types of cancers. A new study published in the journal Clinical Endocrinology now adds possible infertility to the list of problems associated with obesity.

Active Surveillance Works Well for Stage I Testicular Cancer

Active surveillance for clinical stage I (CSI) testis cancer leads to excellent outcomes.

More Preventable Deaths With Outpatient Urology Surgery

There has been a shift from inpatient to outpatient surgery for commonly performed urological procedures, which has coincided with increasing rates of failure to rescue (FTR) mortality.


How to Start a Subspecialty Clinic

How to Start a Subspecialty Clinic

In-house clinics can be a cost-efficient way to provide high-quality healthcare, without having to make a large investment.

Experts Weigh In: Omega-3s and Prostate Cancer

Experts Weigh In: Omega-3s and Prostate Cancer

Some researchers are not convinced that high blood levels of omega-3 fatty acids are associated with an increased PCa risk.

Prostate Cancer Diagnosis: Understanding Symptoms and Screening

Prostate Cancer Diagnosis: Understanding Symptoms and Screening

Prostate cancer is the most common male-related malignancy in the US, the second most common cause of cancer-related death among men.

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