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Excision and Circumferential Buccal Graft for Severe Meatus and Fossa Navicularis Strictures

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 00:00
To demonstrate our technique for glans sparing trans-urethral excision and circumferential buccal graft for severe strictures of the meatus and fossa navicularis.
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GENDER DIFFERENCES IN AUTHORSHIP IN UROLOGY: A FIVE-YEAR REVIEW OF PUBLICATIONS IN FIVE HIGH-IMPACT JOURNALS

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 00:00
To describe the proportions of peer-reviewed manuscripts authored by women in five high-impact, widely available urology journals, and to compare these to the proportion of women in urology. About 9% of attending urologists and 25% of urology residents are women. We hypothesized that women comprised fewer than 25% of first authors and fewer than 10% of last/senior authors.
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Association of Surgical Delay and Overall Survival in Patients with T2 Renal Masses: Implications for Critical Clinical Decision-Making during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 00:00
To test for an association between surgical delay and overall survival (OS) for patients with T2 renal masses. Many health care systems are balancing resources to manage the current COVID-19 pandemic resulting in surgical delay in patients with large renal masses.
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Update: the clinical role of vaginal lasers for the treatment of the genitourinary syndrome of menopause

Sat, 09/19/2020 - 00:00
To educate providers on the emergence of vaginal lasers for the treatment of the GSM and discuss the peer-reviewed literature regarding their use.
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Management of untreated classical bladder exstrophy in adults: A single-institutional experience

Sat, 09/19/2020 - 00:00
To report our single center experience in the management of untreated adult classical bladder exstrophy.
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Urologic complications requiring intervention following high-dose pelvic radiation for cervical cancer

Sat, 09/19/2020 - 00:00
To identify the incidence of radiation-induced urologic complication requiring procedural intervention following high-dose radiotherapy for cervical carcinoma, and to identify predictors of complication occurrence.
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Women in Leadership in Urology: The Case for Increasing Diversity and Equity

Sat, 09/19/2020 - 00:00
There is a persistent male gender predominance in urology, especially with respect to female representation in leadership. We review the current status of women in urology leadership, discuss challenges women face in leadership positions, present the case for adopting inclusive practices that increase diversity and gender equity in urology leadership, and review the potential benefits of such an expansion. We discuss practical strategies to grow the role of women in urologic leadership, including increasing mentorship, modifying academic promotion criteria, and addressing implicit bias, while presenting a roadmap towards achieving equity and diversity at the highest ranks of urologic leadership.
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Optimal Modeling: an Updated Method for Safely and Effectively Eliminating Curvature During Penile Prosthesis Implantation

Sat, 09/19/2020 - 00:00
To assess outcomes of a variant of traditional modeling (“optimal modeling,” OM) in patients with residual curvature following prosthesis implantation.
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Statewide Price Variation for Generic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Medications

Sat, 09/19/2020 - 00:00
To examine the geographic and pharmacy-type variation in costs for generic benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) medications in order to improve drug price transparency and reduce health disparities. Medical therapy for BPH can be expensive, having significant implications for uninsured and underinsured patients.
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Appendiceal Interposition for Ureteral Stricture Disease: Technique and Surgical Outcomes

Sat, 09/19/2020 - 00:00
: To report our initial experience with ureteral appendiceal interposition (UAI) in a series of adult patients undergoing ureteral reconstruction for ureteral stricture.
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The clinical implication of incidental prostatic amyloidosis

Sat, 09/19/2020 - 00:00
To describe the clinicopathologic features of patients with incidental prostatic amyloidosis
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Determinants and Implications of Excised Parenchymal Mass on Robotic-Assisted Partial Nephrectomy Outcomes

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 00:00
To evaluate the association between excised parenchymal mass (EPM) and postoperative renal function (eGFR) following robotic-assisted partial nephrectomy (RAPN). EPM is the amount of healthy renal parenchyma excised during partial nephrectomy in order to achieve safe surgical margins.
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Impact of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Risk Factors on Stricture Recurrence After Anterior One-stage Buccal Mucosal Graft Urethroplasty

Thu, 09/17/2020 - 00:00
To evaluate the impact of cardiovascular, metabolic and smoking related risk factors on recurrence in patients with buccal mucosal graft urethroplasty (BMGU) for anterior urethral strictures.
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Transperineal versus transrectal targeted biopsy with use of electromagnetically-tracked MR/US fusion guidance platform for the detection of clinically significant prostate cancer

Thu, 09/17/2020 - 00:00
To compare transperineal (TP-TBx) and transrectal (TR-TBx) targeted prostate biopsy in a prospective non randomized single surgeon series of MR/US fusion-guided targeted biopsy performed using an electromagnetic tracking platform (NCT04026763).
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HYPERBARIC OXYGEN AS SALVAGE THERAPY FOR NEONATES SUFFERING FROM CRITICAL ISCHEMIA OF THE GLANS PENIS AFTER CIRCUMCISION

Thu, 09/17/2020 - 00:00
Ischemic complications of glans penis following circumcision are rare, and if occurs can culminate in irreversible necrosis with severe long-term consequences.Here we present two challenging cases of neonates suffering from acute severe glans penis ischemia after circumcision that were treated by hyperbaric oxygen treatment (HBOT). In addition to case presentations, the literature related to complications of circumcision and the physiological effects of HBOT are being reviewed. Based on the review and the case presented, we conclude that HBOT can be used as salvage treatment for circumcision induced glans ischemia as early as possible before full necrosis develops.
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Global Survey of the Roles and Attitudes Towards Social Media Platforms Amongst Urology Trainees

Thu, 09/17/2020 - 00:00
To perform a global survey assessing the role of and the attitudes towards media platforms amongst training Urologists
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Cystoscopic management of Prostatic Utricles

Wed, 09/16/2020 - 00:00
In this case series (n=7) on prostatic utricles (PU), retention of urine was seen in 5/7, UTI(4/7), recurrent epidydymo-orchitis(3/7) and scrotal sinus(1/7). VCUG established diagnosis in 3/7 patients while CT/MRI in 4/7 patients. Four patients were primarily managed by cystoscopic widening of mouth of PU. Three with large PU underwent initial open (2) or laparoscopic (1) excision but later warranted cystoscopic widening for residual PU. Excision (open/laparoscopic) has risk of damage to adjacent structures (nerves/vas/seminal vesicles) or leaving behind a residual PU.
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Post prostatectomy Pathologic Findings of Patients with Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer and no Significant PI-RADS Lesions on Preoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 00:00
We present post-prostatectomy pathology results from a series of prostate cancer (Pca) Gleason grade group ≥ 2 patients who did not have findings suggestive of cancer on preoperative pelvic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
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Comparison of a Visual Prostate Symptom Score and International Prostate Symptom Score: A prospective multicenter study and literature review

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 00:00
To evaluate the correlation between Visual Prostate Symptom Score (VPSS) and the International Prostate Symptom Score (IPSS) and uroflowmetry parameters in men with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) with literature review.
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Impact of Early Confirmatory Tests on Upgrading and Conversion to Treatment in Prostate Cancer Patients on Active Surveillance

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 00:00
To assess the impact of confirmatory tests on active surveillance (AS) biopsy disease reclassification and progression to treatment in men with favorable risk prostate cancer (FRPC).
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