Erectile dysfunction is becoming increasing more and more because of the age, different disease and newer therapies. Proper management of erectile dysfunction improves sexual life and improves quality of life.
A 60-year-old woman is referred to the emergency department (ED) because of a recent event of painless macroscopic hematuria. She reports having experienced several similar episodes during the past year, all of which resolved spontaneously. She regards these episodes as being of gynecologic origin because she is 5 years postmenopausal. She describes a general feeling [...]
“This Guideline advises physicians to counsel their patients and set expectations prior to undergoing treatment,” AUA Guideline Panel Chair Roger Dmochowski, MD, said in a news release. “This is very important because often the patient thinks that surgery will completely cure their incontinence, when in reality, it may only make modest improvements.” The new recommendations [...]
Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) is known as Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia is a enlargement of prostate in older males. As a size of the prostate increases, it can put pressure on the urethra, causing a slowdown in the urine stream, hesitancy in urinating, and urgency. Androgens (testosterone and related hormones) are considered to play a permissive role in BPH [...]