A recent study found low levels of free testosterone in older men with prostate cancer could increase these men’s odds of facing erectile dysfunction after undergoing radical prostatectomy.
"We have entered a renaissance in the care for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia-related lower urinary tract symptoms," writes Steven A. Kaplan, MD.
A 25-year-old male presents with 4 weeks of intermittent right flank pain occasionally radiating to the testicle. CT shows a 7-cm partially necrotic retroperitoneal mass at the level of the right renal vein and a 2-cm lesion overlaying the right psoas muscle.
Imaging reveals a mass at the anterior bladder dome with inflammation extending to the perivesical fat. No pelvic lymphadenopathy or sites of metastatic disease are found.
"As much as racial and ethnic disparities exist broadly across health care in the United States, it is not surprising to observe this phenomenon in the urologic arena," writes Arthur L. Burnett, II, MD, MBA.
In this article, we describe our thought processes in treating patients with Peyronie's disease, which are summarized in an algorithm.
"[Penile transplantation] is a real advance for patients who have a penile deficiency or penile loss," says Arthur L. Burnett, II, MD, MBA.
There are no national or international guidelines regarding penile transplants, raising a question without a concrete answer: What are the rules and the limits?
These videos depict key steps of office-based approaches to hydrocelectomy and vasectomy reversal.
"There are direct endocrine consequences of opioid use, including hypogonadism, that adversely impact men’s health," write Michael S. Leapman, MD, and Steven A. Kaplan, MD.