The authors discuss the case of a 57-year-old man who initially presents to a general surgeon with a chief complaint of right lower back and posterior neck pain, with associated soft tissue swelling. On presentation to the authors' institution, he had experienced regrowth of the masses with "ticking" in the right lumbar area that he correlated with his heartbeat. He also reported unintentional weight loss of 15 pounds over the previous 3 months.
The American Association of Clinical Urologists recently celebrated its 50th anniversary with a high-profile annual meeting in Washington, D.C.
Compared with other treatment approaches, definitive surgical extirpation provides the best survival outcomes in patients with invasive, non-urachal adenocarcinoma of the bladder, results of a recent study suggest.
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"While there was no further reduction of prostate cancer risk after finasteride was discontinued, there was also no evidence that stopping finasteride resulted in more cases of prostate cancer," writes Badar M. Mian, MD.
“I hope we can continue to improve ERAS, but it’s already a significant advance,” says one urologist.
Retrospective cohort study identifies wide variation in treatment rates, spending.
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Several strategies are available, each with their own pros and cons.