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Readmission Risk Factors for Radical Nephrectomy Patients Identified

Last updated: 01/07/2019

SAN FRANCISCO—Multiple patient and provider factors can predict readmission within 90 days for patients who undergo radical nephrectomy (RN), Anthony Yang, MD, of the Icahn...

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Venous Thromboembolism Risk Up in TRT Initiators

Last updated: 01/07/2019

HealthDay News -- Starting testosterone treatment is associated with an increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE), peaking within 6 months and declining thereafter,...

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Testosterone Replacement May Lower Cardiovascular Risks

Last updated: 01/07/2019

Researchers have established a reference range for normal total testosterone levels using values harmonized by the Steroid Hormone Standardization Program at the Centers for...

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Anemia, Bone Density Improve With Testosterone Replacement

Last updated: 01/07/2019

Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) may improve anemia and bone density among older hypogonadal men, new studies suggest. Cindy N. Roy, PhD, of Johns Hopkins University in...

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Novel Oral Testosterone Shows Long-Term Safety, Tolerability

Last updated: 01/07/2019

SAN DIEGO—LCPN 1021, a novel oral testosterone formulation, demonstrates a favorable safety and tolerability profile for the long-term treatment of hypogonadal men, study data...

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Prostate Cancer Risk Not Increased With Testosterone Therapy

Last updated: 01/07/2019

SAN DIEGO—Testosterone treatment is not associated with an increased likelihood of being diagnosed with prostate cancer (PCa), and it may lower the risk aggressive PCa,...

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Risk for Hospitalization for Heart Failure Greater With Diabetes

Last updated: 01/07/2019

(HealthDay News) -- Despite declining incidence, heart failure hospitalization is increased among individuals with diabetes, according to a study published in...

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Being Diagnosed With Bladder Cancer

Last updated: 01/07/2019

I’ve previously discussed my many years dealing with bladder issues; the UTIs, kidney stones and bladder stones. None of which are easy things to live with, but never in a...

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Prostate Cancer statistics & Questions | Prostate Cancer Foundation

Last updated: 01/07/2019

1. Prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in America, and the 4th most common tumor diagnosed worldwide. 2. In the United States, 1 in 9 men will be diagnosed with...

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Jeff Perlman: Take a More Active Approach to Prostate Cancer Health | Prostate Cancer Foundation

Last updated: 01/07/2019

Jeff Perlman is a PR exec in Southern California. He’s 58, very funny, smart and humble. There is a saying that he likes to repeat over and over again: If you’re reactive, then...

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