Negative Biopsies with Rising Prostate-Specific Antigen. What to Do?

Negative Biopsies with Rising Prostate-Specific Antigen. What to Do?

May 9, 2017 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

*Juan Gómez Rivas,1 Mario Alvarez-Maestro,1 Marcin Czarniecki,2 Stefan Czarniecki,3 Moises Rodriguez Socarras,4 Stacy Loeb5 1. Department of Urology, La Paz University Hospital, Madrid, Spain 2. Department of Radiology, Masovian Brodno Hospital, Warsaw, Poland 3. St. John Paul II Western Hospital, Grodzisk Mazowiecki, Poland 4. Department of Urology, Alvaro Cunqueiro UniversityRead More

Management of Anterior Urethral Strictures

Management of Anterior Urethral Strictures

May 9, 2017 at 8:25 AM 0 comments

Kumar Chokalingam, Sujata Ravi, *Koteshwar N. Sridhar Sri Research for Tissue Engineering Private Limited, Shankarapuram, India *Correspondence to knsridhar@sr-te.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Acknowledgements: The authors would like to acknowledge the funding received from Sri Sharada Peetham Sringeri. Received: 04.04.16 Accepted: 20.06.16 Citation: EMJ Urol.Read More

Recent Advances in the Pharmacotherapy of Premature Ejaculation

Recent Advances in the Pharmacotherapy of Premature Ejaculation

May 9, 2017 at 8:24 AM 0 comments

Michael J. Butcher,1 *Ege Can Serefoglu2 1. Department of Sexual Medicine and Male Infertility, Park Nicollet/Health Partners, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA 2. Department of Urology, Bağcılar Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey *Correspondence to egecanserefoglu@hotmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 02.02.17 Accepted: 04.04.17 Citation: EMJ Urol.Read More

Renal Stones: A Clinical Review

Renal Stones: A Clinical Review

May 9, 2017 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

*Ramesh Aggarwal,1 Anshuman Srivastava,2 Sachin Kumar Jain,1 Ritika Sud,1 Rati Singh,1 1. Lady Hardinge Medical College and Associated Hospitals, New Delhi, India 2. ESIC Medical College and Hospital Faridabad, Haryana, India *Correspondence to rameshlhmc@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 23.11.17 Accepted: 01.03.17 Citation: EMJ Urol.Read More

Does Race/Ethnicity Have a Role in a Link Between Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Metabolic Syndrome?

Does Race/Ethnicity Have a Role in a Link Between Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Metabolic Syndrome?

March 2, 2017 at 8:22 AM 0 comments

Seong Ho Lee, *Sang Kon Lee Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Hallym University, Chuncheon, South Korea *Correspondence to sangklee@hallym.ac.kr Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 22.02.16 Accepted: 29.07.16 Citation: EMJ. 2017;2[1]:69-75. Abstract Metabolic syndrome (MS) is a highly prevalent disease related to the risk ofRead More

GreenLight XPS™ Vaporisation of the Prostate Has Proven Cost-Effective

GreenLight XPS™ Vaporisation of the Prostate Has Proven Cost-Effective

October 10, 2016 at 9:41 AM 0 comments

*Gordon Muir,1 Neil Barber,2 James Andrew Thomas,3 Simone Giona1 1. King’s College Hospital, London, UK 2. Frimley Park Hospital, London, UK 3. Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend, UK *Correspondence to gordon@london-urology.co.uk Disclosure: Gordon Muir has received speaker and mentoring fees from Boston Scientific and Neotract. Neil Barber has received speaker andRead More

Managing Patients with Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer: Old Disease, New Ideas

Managing Patients with Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer: Old Disease, New Ideas

April 26, 2016 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 12th March 2016 as part of the European Association of Urology Congress 2016 in Munich, Germany Chairperson: Per-Uno Malmström1 Speakers: Marko Babjuk,2 Carsten Ohlmann,3 Bernard Malavaud,4 Ashish Kamat5 1. Department of Urology, Akademiska Sjukhuset, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden 2. Department of Urology, Hospital Motol and 2nd FacultyRead More

Editor’s Pick: PSMA-Specific Ligands in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy

Editor’s Pick: PSMA-Specific Ligands in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy

April 26, 2016 at 8:27 AM 0 comments

In this review, Wei Jin and colleagues from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Missouri, USA, have summarised the ligands associated with prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA), which is a widely used biomarker and antigen in prostate cancer diagnosis. This topic is one of the most attractive and promising subjects in the diagnosis and therapyRead More

Tubular Ectasia of the Rete Testis: What Is Behind It?

Tubular Ectasia of the Rete Testis: What Is Behind It?

April 26, 2016 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

*Ramón Rogel, Ana Avargues, Saturnino Luján, Jesús Andrés Betancourt, Enrique Broseta, Francisco Boronat Department of Urology, Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe, Valencia, Spain *Correspondence to ramonrogelberto@hotmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 22.02.16 Accepted: 15.03.16 Citation: EMJ Urol. 2016;4[1]:70–74. Abstract Background: Tubular ectasia of theRead More

Surgical Management of Post-Prostatectomy Incontinence

Surgical Management of Post-Prostatectomy Incontinence

April 26, 2016 at 8:25 AM 0 comments

Arthi Satyanarayan, Ryan Mooney, *Nirmish Singla Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA *Correspondence to nirmish.singla@phhs.org Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 14.12.15 Accepted: 18.02.16 Citation: EMJ Urol. 2016;4[1]:75-80. Abstract Post-prostatectomy incontinence (PPI) is a common and significant issue that canRead More