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High-Tech Prostate Scan May Boost Cancer Detection

High-Tech Prostate Scan May Boost Cancer Detection

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Aug. 16 (HealthDay News) -- An innovative fusion of MRI and ultrasound might be a better way to detect and assess prostate cancer ,...

Regular beer consumption linked to higher prostate cancer risk

Regular beer consumption linked to higher prostate cancer risk

Many men suffering from advanced-stage prostate cancer appear to share at least one thing in common: they are now or have been heavy drinkers of beer, according to a study by...

ERUS18 Technology Forum: A peek at the (near) future of robotic surgery - ERUS18

ERUS18 Technology Forum: A peek at the (near) future of robotic surgery - ERUS18

The EAU Robotic Urology Section prides itself on each year demonstrating the newest technology related to its field, as well as offering training, curricula and invaluable...

Cipro for UTI: Uses, side effects, and alternatives

Cipro for UTI: Uses, side effects, and alternatives

For many people, Cipro is a safe treatment for a urinary tract infection or UTI. But it is not the only option. The United States Foods and Drug Administration (FDA) warn...

Junior ERUS-YAU: Curriculum, ERAS protocol and patient-reported outcomes - ERUS18

Junior ERUS-YAU: Curriculum, ERAS protocol and patient-reported outcomes - ERUS18

The 15th meeting of the EAU Robotic Urology Section began in Marseille on Wednesday, kicking off with a day devoted to the needs of young(er) robotic urologists. The regular...

Urology Awareness Month 2018

Urology Awareness Month 2018

Today is the 1st of September and this marks the first day of ‘Urology Awareness Month’ organised by The Urology Foundation. Did you know that 1 in 2 of the population will be...

 Ghent University Hospital, Belgium – European Urology Blog

Ghent University Hospital, Belgium – European Urology Blog

The Department of Pediatric and Reconstructive Urology is embedded in the Ghent University’s Hospital Department of Urology.  The University Hospital is one of the biggest...

Medications for enlarged prostate linked to heart failure risk

Medications for enlarged prostate linked to heart failure risk

Newswise — February 22, 2021 – Widely used medications for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) – also known as enlarged prostate – may be associated with a small, but significant...

Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR): Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR): Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

Enlarge Symptoms VUR can lead to serious issues; it often does not cause pain or make it hard to pass urine. Causes The exact percentage of children with VUR is unknown. However...

Intermediate- and High-Risk Nonmuscle Invasive Bladder Cancer: Where Do We Stand?

Intermediate- and High-Risk Nonmuscle Invasive Bladder Cancer: Where Do We Stand?

Intermediate- and High-Risk Nonmuscle Invasive Bladder Cancer: Where Do We Stand? - Beyond the Abstract June 30, 2021 The standard of care for nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer...

How Should Molecular Markers and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Be Used in the Early Detection of Prostate Cancer?

How Should Molecular Markers and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Be Used in the Early Detection of Prostate Cancer?

The predominant problem with prostate cancer screening is the poor specificity of prostate-specific antigen (PSA), especially for localized, high-grade disease. For many years...

EAU 2021: Treatment Options for Recurrent mHSPCa: The Role of Imaging-Guided Treatments: Radiotherapy

EAU 2021: Treatment Options for Recurrent mHSPCa: The Role of Imaging-Guided Treatments: Radiotherapy

Dr. Blanchard started his presentation by emphasizing that stereotactic body radiotherapy works. A recent systematic review and meta-analysis by Lehrer et al. published in JAMA...