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Research & Reviews  126 results

First experiences with dynamic renal 68GaGa-DOTA PET/CT: a comparison to renal scintigr...
European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging; Kersting D, Sraieb M et. al.

Apr 13th, 2022 - The determination of the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) is decisive for a variety of clinical issues, for example, to monitor the renal function in radionuclide therapy patients. Renal scintigraphy using glomerularly filtered tracers allows comb...

Focal Xanthogranulomatous Pyelonephritis on FDG PET/CT.
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Liu Y, Tong G et. al.

Apr 7th, 2022 - Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis is a rare disease that was often accompanied with urinary obstruction. The focal form of xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis is frequently misdiagnosed as malignancy. Here we present FDG PET/CT findings of a case ...

IgG4-related prostatitis manifesting as urinary obstruction in a 28-year-old male.
BMC Urology; Jazdarehee A, Ahrari A et. al.

Mar 13th, 2022 - Immunoglobulin G4-related disease (IgG4-RD) is a systemic lymphoproliferative disorder characterized by elevated serum IgG4 levels and tumefactive lesions that can involve nearly every organ system. Involvement of the prostate is rare but has been...

Staged Urethroplasty for Repairs of Long Complex Pendulous Strictures of a Neophallic U...
Urology Schardein J, Beamer M et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2022 - Post-phalloplasty, patients may present with urologic complications, including strictures, urethrocutaneous fistulas and vaginal cavity remnants1-3. To demonstrate the feasibility of staged repairs for long complex neophallus strictures. All post-...

Office Management of Genitourinary and Gastrointestinal Procedures.
Primary Care; Firnhaber J, Wilson BH

Nov 10th, 2021 - Insertion of urinary catheters (most often Foley catheters) can be performed in outpatient settings to manage acute urinary obstruction without referral to emergency services, as well as to obtain urine samples in patients not able to provide a cl...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Betadine Bladder Irrigations vs. Standard of Care Prior to Indwelling Catheter Removal

Jan 18th, 2020 - Indwelling urinary catheters are routinely used in the care of hospitalized patients for a variety of reasons, including monitoring of urine output in critically ill patients, relief of urinary obstruction, and prevention of contamination of decub...

Does the Hyoscine N-Butylbromide Administered During Colonoscopy Increase the Adenoma Detection Rate?

Jun 1st, 2012 - Outpatients referred for colonoscopy were screened for possible enrollment. Exclusion criteria included: glaucoma, benign prostatic hyperplasia or urinary obstruction, previous intestinal resection, ongoing therapy with tricyclic antidepressants, ...

Saw Palmetto Extract in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Jan 14th, 2010 - This proposal describes a double-blind, placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial of the effect of saw palmetto extract on symptoms, objective parameters of disease severity, and quality of life in men with moderate-to-severe benign prostatic h...

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News  13 results

Hospital Admissions and Rectal Procedures are More Common After Radiotherapy Than Prostatectomy

Dec 5th, 2020 - Robert Nam, MD, MSc, FRCS(C) Men with clinically localized prostate cancer who were treated with radiotherapy were more likely, over the subsequent 5 years, to be admitted to a hospital, undergo rectal, anal, or open surgical procedures, or devel...

Bipolar Androgen Therapy Effective After Enzalutamide in mCRPC

Nov 13th, 2020 - Benjamin A. Teply, MD One-third of asymptomatic men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) who progressed on enzalutamide (Xtandi) achieved a 50% decline in PSA concentration from baseline (PSA50) following bipolar androgen ...

Docs Share a Laugh in a Twitter Comedy Free-for-All

Jul 31st, 2020 - There's something funny happening on Twitter, and doctors are a big part of it. One-liner jokes about medicine have shown up in abundance, with doctors around the globe participating. The jokes are mostly in the format of "I have a joke about [med...

FDA Approves First PD-L1 Inhibitor

May 18th, 2016 - WASHINGTON -- The FDA today granted accelerated approval to PD-L1 inhibitor atezolizumab (Tecentriq) for the most common form of bladder cancer. The approval pertains to patients who have locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma that pr...

Imperforate hymen in your adolescent patient: Don’t miss the diagnosis

Jul 14th, 2013 - Many gynecologists encounter imperforate hymen, a congenital vaginal anomaly, in general practice. As such, it is important to have a basic understanding of the condition and to be aware of appropriate screening, evaluation, and management.

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