External validation of the R.I.R.S. scoring system to predict stone-free rate after retrograde intrarenal surgery
The R.I.R.S. scoring system is defined as a novel and straightforward scoring system that uses the main parameters (kidney stone density, inferior pole stones, stone burden, and renal infundibular length) to i... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - March 4, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Cong Wang, ShouTong Wang, Xuemei Wang and Jun Lu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparative assessment of biodegradable-antireflux heparine coated ureteral stent: animal model study
Double J ureteral stents are widely used on urological patients to provide drainage of the upper urinary tract. Unfourtunately, ureteral stents are not free from complications, as bacterial colonization and re... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 28, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Federico Soria, Julia E. de La Cruz, Juan Pablo Caballero-Romeu, Manuel Pamplona, Daniel P érez-Fentes, Luis Resel-Folskerma and Francisco M. Sanchez-Margallo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Preoperative anaemia and thrombocytosis predict adverse prognosis in non ‐metastatic renal cell carcinoma with tumour thrombus
This study aimed to determine the prognostic value of preoperative blood parameters in renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and tumour thrombus (TT) patients that were surgically treated. (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 27, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Ruotao Xiao, Chuxiao Xu, Wei He, Lei Liu, Hongxian Zhang, Cheng Liu and Lulin Ma Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Analgesic efficacy of intrathecal morphine and bupivacaine during the early postoperative period in patients who underwent robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy: a prospective randomized controlled study
The present study was performed to investigate the analgesic efficacy of intrathecal morphine and bupivacaine (ITMB) in terms of treating early postoperative pain in adult patients who underwent robotic-assist... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 26, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Jung-Woo Shim, Yun Jeong Cho, Hyong Woo Moon, Jaesik Park, Hyung Mook Lee, Yong-Suk Kim, Young Eun Moon, Sang Hyun Hong and Min Suk Chae Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comprehensive analysis of tumour mutational burden and its clinical significance in prostate cancer
The tumorigenesis of prostate cancer involves genetic mutations. Tumour mutational burden (TMB) is an emerging biomarker for predicting the efficacy of immunotherapy. (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 25, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Lijuan Wang, Shucheng Pan, Binbin Zhu, Zhenliang Yu and Wei Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Multiple drug resistance bacterial isolates and associated factors among urinary stone patients at the University of Gondar Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia
This study was aim... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 23, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Desie Kasew, Setegn Eshetie, Abeje Diress, Zerubabiel Tegegne and Feleke Moges Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate with Virtual Basket mode: faster and better control on bleeding
To compare clinical intra and early postoperative outcomes between conventional Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) and Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate using the Virtual Basket tool (VB... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 23, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Giorgio Bozzini, Matteo Maltagliati, Umberto Besana, Lorenzo Berti, Albert Calori, Maria Chiara Sighinolfi, Salvatore Micali, Jean Baptiste Roche, Ali Gozen, Alexander Mueller, Dimitry Pushkar, Evangelos Liatsikos, Marco Boldini, Carlo Buizza and Bernardo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of prior cancer on survival outcomes for patients with advanced prostate cancer
A history of prior cancer commonly results in exclusion from cancer clinical trials. However, whether a prior cancer history has an adversely impact on clinical outcomes for patients with advanced prostate can... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 17, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Yechen Wu, Xi Chen, Duocheng Qian, Wei Wang, Yiping Zhang, Jinxin Hu, Jun Zhu, Qiang Wu and Tinghu Cao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Bulbar urethrocavernous fistula in setting of inflatable penile prosthesis: a case report
Urethral injury or erosion of an inflatable penile prosthetic (IPP) cylinder is a rare complication of IPP placement. It can present with varying symptoms and management can be difficult with risk for future c... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 13, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Hannah Botkin, Brian Barnes and Amy Pearlman Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Urethrocutaneous fistulas after voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention —15 African Countries, 2015–2019
Voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) is an HIV prevention strategy recommended to partially protect men from heterosexually acquired HIV. From 2015 to 2019, the President ’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 12, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Todd Lucas, Jonas Z. Hines, Julia Samuelson, Timothy Hargreave, Stephanie M. Davis, Ian Fellows, Amber Prainito, D. Heather Watts, Valerian Kiggundu, Anne G. Thomas, Onkemetse Conrad Ntsuape, Kunle Dare, Elijah Odoyo-June, Leonard Soo, Likabelo Toti-Mokot Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A performance comparison of the fully automated urine particle analyzer UF-5000 with UF-1000i and Gram staining in predicting bacterial growth patterns in women with uncomplicated urinary tract infections
The aim of this study was to compare the performance of the new flow cytometer UF-5000 with the UF-1000i and Gram staining for determining bacterial patterns in urine samples. (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 12, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Stephen Shei-Dei Yang, Chun-Chun Yang, Yi-Sheng Chen and Shang-Jen Chang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Ureteral polyps protruding from the urethra
Ureteral fibro-epithelial polyp (UFP) is a rare benign ureteral tumor, and surgical removal of the polyps is still the preferred solution. Although many cases have reported polyps extending to the bladder, our... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 10, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Zhi-Wei Sun, Jian-Kang Ge, You Wu and Ye-Qing Huang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Impact on prostate cancer clinical presentation after non-screening policies at a tertiary-care medical center- a retrospective study
In May 2012 the US Preventive Task Force issued a ‘D’ recommendation against routine PSA-based early detection of prostate cancer. This recommendation was implemented progressively in our health system. The ai... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 8, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tarek Ajami, Jaime Durruty, Claudia Mercader, Leonardo Rodriguez, Maria J. Ribal, Antonio Alcaraz and Antoni Vilaseca Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparison of functional and oncological outcomes of innovative “three-port” and traditional “four-port” laparoscopic radical prostatectomy in patients with prostate cancer
To compare the functional and oncological outcomes between innovative “three-port” and traditional “four-port” laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (LRP) in patients with prostate cancer (PCa). (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 8, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Ben Xu, Si-da Cheng, Yi-ji Peng and Qian Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Sperm parameters and anti-M üllerian hormone remain stable with Helicobacter pylori infection: a cross-sectional study
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 5, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Chun Feng, Ping-Ping Lv, Chang-Chang Huang, Song-Qing Yang, Qiu-Ping Yao, Jin-Ming Shen and Min Jin Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Clinical efficacy of retrograde urethrography-assisted urethral catheterization after failed conventional urethral catheterization
Several approaches for urethral catheterization after the failure of initial urethral catheterization have been introduced. However, standard procedures regarding what should be done after failed conventional ... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 4, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Si Hyun Kim, Hee Jo Yang, Doo Sang Kim, Chang Ho Lee, Youn Soo Jeon and Ki Hong Kim Tags: Research Source Type: research

A modified Delphi study to develop a practical guide for selecting patients with prostate cancer for active surveillance
Active surveillance (AS) is a management option for men diagnosed with lower risk prostate cancer. There is wide variation in all aspects of AS internationally, from patient selection to investigations and fol... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 4, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Samuel W. D. Merriel, Daniel Moon, Phil Dundee, Niall Corcoran, Peter Carroll, Alan Partin, Joseph A. Smith, Freddie Hamdy, Caroline Moore, Piet Ost and Tony Costello Tags: Research Source Type: research

Circumferential dissection of deep fascia as ancillary technique in circumcision: is it possible to correct phimosis increasing penis size?
Phimosis is the inability to retract the preputium downward over the glans penis. Despite the various techniques of preputial plasty described in literature, the most performed surgical treatment is still the ... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 3, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Pagano Carmine, Faenza Mario, Guastafierro Antonio, Manfellotto Vincenzo, Grella Elisa, Cosenza Angelo, Pieretti Gorizio and Izzo Sara Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Splenogonadal fusion: a case report and review of the literature
Splenogondal fusion (SGF) is a rare congenital anomaly characterized by abnormal association between the splenic tissue and the gonads or mesonephric remnants. SGF that requires separate two-stage laparoscopic... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 3, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Guangjie Chen, Xiaohao Wang, Yijun Zhao, Linfeng Zhu and Daxing Tang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Effects of pre-emptive pregabalin and multimodal anesthesia on postoperative opioid requirements in patients undergoing robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy
Previous findings indicate that pre-emptive pregabalin as part of multimodal anesthesia reduces opioid requirements compared to conventional anesthesia in patients undergoing robot-assisted laparoscopic prosta... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - February 2, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: K. Sisa, S. Huoponen, O. Ettala, H. Antila, T. I. Saari and P. Uusalo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Optimal treatment for penile verrucous carcinoma: a systematic literature review
Verrucous carcinoma, a rare low-grade well-differentiated squamous cell carcinoma, is known for its favorable biological behavior and lack of metastatic potential. However, aggressive resection is problematic ... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 29, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Dong In Jo, Song Hyun Han, Soon Heum Kim, Hye Young Kim, Hong Chung and Hong Sup Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Efficacy of transcutaneous perineal electrostimulation versus intracavitary anal electrostimulation in the treatment of urinary incontinence after a radical prostatectomy: randomized controlled trial study protocol
Radical prostatectomy is the gold standard treatment for men with localized prostate cancer. This technique is associated with post-operative urinary incontinence. Pelvic floor physiotherapy is a conservative,... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 28, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: R. Pan é-Alemany, I. Ramírez-García, A. Carralero-Martínez, L. Blanco-Ratto, S. Kauffmann and E. Sánchez Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Prostatic abscess with infected aneurysms and spondylodiscitis after transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy: a case report and literature review
Transrectal ultrasonography (TRUS)-guided prostate biopsy is the conventional method of diagnosing prostate cancer. TRUS-guided prostate biopsy can occasionally be associated with severe complications. Here, w... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 21, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Shunichiro Nomura, Yuka Toyama, Jun Akatsuka, Yuki Endo, Ryoji Kimata, Yasutomo Suzuki, Tsutomu Hamasaki, Go Kimura and Yukihiro Kondo Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Optimal timing of ureteroscopic lithotripsy after the initial drainage treatment and risk factors for postoperative febrile urinary tract infection in patients with obstructive pyelonephritis: a retrospective study
A history of preoperative obstructive pyelonephritis has been reported as a risk factor for febrile urinary tract infection (fUTI) after ureteroscopic lithotripsy (URSL). But there is no clear evidence of risk... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 15, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Yoshitaka Itami, Makito Miyake, Takuya Owari, Takashi Iwamoto, Daisuke Gotoh, Hitoshi Momose, Kiyohide Fujimoto and Shuya Hirao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Significant relationship between parameters measured by transrectal color Doppler ultrasound and sexual dysfunction in patients with BPH 12 months after TURP
A link between sexual dysfunction and lower urinary tract symptoms due to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) has been noticed. Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) remains the standard treatment for ... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 13, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Li K. Chen, Yu W. Lai, Li P. Chiu and Saint Shiou-Sheng Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Multivariate analysis of early surgical management factors affecting posttraumatic penoscrotal avulsion injury: a level I trauma center study
To conduct an accurate evaluation of patients presenting with posttraumatic penoscrotal injuries, and to formulate a treatment algorithm based on this assessment. (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 7, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Min Ji Kim, Dong Hwan Lee, Dong Ha Park and Il Jae Lee Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Dermatomyositis associated with prostate adenocarcinoma with neuroendocrine differentiation
Although it is known that malignancies can be associated with dermatomyositis, there are few reports on dermatomyositis associated with prostate cancer with neuroendocrine differentiation. (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 7, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Hideyuki Minagawa, Taketo Kawai, Akihiko Matsumoto, Katsuhiro Makino, Yusuke Sato, Kenji Nagasaka, Masami Tokura, Nao Tanaka, Eisaku Ito, Yuta Yamada, Masaki Nakamura, Daisuke Yamada, Motofumi Suzuki, Takashi Murata and Haruki Kume Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Osteochondroma of the pubic symphysis causing hematuria: a case report and literature review
Osteochondroma is the most common benign bone neoplasm and is sometimes referred to as osteocartilaginous exostosis. The symptoms caused by osteochondroma are rare, especially the urogenital complications. The... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 6, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Li-cheng Song, Qian Xu, Hui Li, Zhi-jun Li, Ya Li, Ya-fei Qin, Bao-long Wang and Hua-feng Zhang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Bladder squamous cell carcinoma in a pregnant woman: case report and review of the literature
Bladder tumors in pregnancy are extremely rare. No more than 50 cases have been published to date, including all histologic variants, and only three cases of bladder squamous cell carcinoma have been described. (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 6, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Pablo A. Rojas, Cristi án González, Gonzalo P. Mendez, Alejandro Majerson and Ignacio F. San Francisco Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The distribution pattern of periprostatic neurovascular bundles examined with successive celloidin slices
Although several distribution patterns of periprostatic neurovascular bundles have been proposed, variant dissection technique based on these patterns still confused surgeons. The aim of this study was to desc... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - January 6, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Xuemei Li, Jianhui Wu, Qiliang Cai, Janming Pan, Qingguo Meng, Ping Zhang, Yong Xu and Lidong Zhai Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cerebral oxygenation in 45-degree trendelenburg position for robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: a single-center, open, controlled pilot study
Within the last decade, robotically-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP) has become the standard for treating localized prostate cancer, causing a revival of the 45 ° Trendelenburg position. In this pilot... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 30, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Clemens Wiesinger, Dominik Stefan Schoeb, Mathias Stockhammer, Emir Mirtezani, Lukas Mitterschiffthaler, Helga Wagner, Johann Knotzer and Walter Pauer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The use of hyperbaric oxygen to treat actinic rectal fistula after SpaceOAR use and radiotherapy for prostate cancer: a case report
In definitive radiation therapy for prostate cancer, the SpaceOAR ® System, a hydrogel spacer, is widely used to decrease the irradiated dose and toxicity of rectum. On the other hand, periprostatic abscesses f... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 14, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tairo Kashihara, Koji Inaba, Motokiyo Komiyama, Hiroki Nakayama, Kotaro Iijima, Shie Nishioka, Hiroyuki Okamoto, Nao Kikkawa, Yuko Kubo, Satoshi Shima, Satoshi Nakamura, Ayaka Takahashi, Kana Takahashi, Kae Okuma, Naoya Murakami, Hiroshi Igaki & hellip; Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Complete remission of Cdx-2 positive primary testicular carcinoid tumor: 10-years follow-up and literature review
The neuroendocrine cells can cause a variety of malignancies throughout the human body known as the neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) or carcinoid tumors. The primary testicular carcinoid tumor (PTCT) accounts for ... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 14, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Eugen Widmeier, Hannah F üllgraf and Cornelius F. Waller Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Survival rate of patients with bladder cancer and its related factors in Kurdistan Province (2013 –2018): a population-based study
This study aims to estimate the survival rate of patients with bladder cancer according to the Cox proportional hazards model based on some key r... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 11, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Mozhdeh Amiri, Sofimajidpour Heshmatollah, Nader Esmaeilnasab, Jamshid Khoubi, Ebrahim Ghaderi and Daem Roshani Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Impact of maintenance therapy using a half dose of the bacillus Calmette –Guérin Tokyo strain on recurrence of intermediate and high-risk nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer: a retrospective single-center study
Data are scarce regarding intravesical maintenance therapy (MT) with the low-dose bacillus Calmette –Guérin (BCG) Tokyo strain. We investigated the efficacy and safety of MT with a half dose of the Tokyo strain... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 9, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Dai Koguchi, Kazumasa Matsumoto, Takahiro Hirayama, Shigetaka Moroo, Momoko Kobayashi, Hiroki Katsumata, Masaomi Ikeda and Masatsugu Iwamura Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Facklamia hominis bacteremia after transurethral resection of the prostate: a case report
Transurethral resection of the prostate (TUR-P) is one of the most frequent routine procedures in urology. Because of the semisterile environment, postoperative infections, including sepsis, are a common compl... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 7, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Miriam Gahl, Thomas St öckli and René Fahrner Tags: Case report Source Type: research

MicroRNA-219c-5p regulates bladder fibrosis by targeting FN1
This study aimed to investigate the relationship between fibronectin 1 (FN1) and bladder fibrosis, as well as the microRNAs in... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 7, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Bowen Liu, Yafei Ding, Peng Li, Tao Wang, Siyuan He, Zhankui Jia and Jinjian Yang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The impact of lower urinary tract symptoms on the quality of life during pregnancy: a cross-sectional study from Palestine
This study was designed to examine the impact of non-... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 4, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Qais T. Ahmad, Jaffar H. Saffarini, Ahmad M. Samara, Dima S. Jabri, Zaina H. Safarini, Yousra M. Banijaber, Ahmad Jaradat, Faris Abushamma and Sa ’ed H. Zyoud Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Assessment and treatment of recurrent urinary tract infections in women: development of a questionnaire based on a qualitative study of patient expectations in secondary care
To develop a questionnaire to facilitate the inventorying of women ’s expectations for the assessment and treatment of recurrent urinary tract infection (UTI) in secondary care. (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 2, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: J. J. Pat, T. v. d. Aart, M. G. Steffens, L. P. W. Witte and M. H. Blanker Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The impact of COL1A1 and COL6A1 expression on hypospadias and penile curvature severity
Hypospadias, the most frequent congenital male external genitalia abnormality, is usually associated with curvature of the ventral penis, i.e. chordee. Abnormality of darto tissue has been suggested as the pat... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - December 1, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Prahara Yuri, Gunadi, Rahmadani Puji Lestari, Firly Putri Fardilla, Wiwit Ananda Wahyu Setyaningsih, Nur Arfian and Ishandono Dachlan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Sperm parameters and anti-M üllerian hormone remain stable with Helicobacter pylori infection: a cross-sectional study
It has been reported that Helicobacter pylori (HP) infection was more prevalent in infertile populations. HP infection could lead to decreased sperm parameters, and treating the HP infection could improve the qua... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 26, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Chun Feng, Ping-Ping Lv, Chang-Chang Huang, Song-Qing Yang, Qiu-Ping Yao, Jin-Ming Shen and Min Jin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The role of antibody expression and their association with bladder cancer recurrence: a single-centre prospective clinical-pilot study in 35 patients
Bladder cancer (BC) is the 10th most common cancer in the UK, with about 10,000 new cases annually. About 75 –85% of BC are non-muscle invasive (NMIBC), which is associated with high recurrence and progression ... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 25, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Peter Ella-Tongwiis, Rebecca May Lamb, Alexander Makanga, Iqbal Shergill and Stephen F ôn Hughes Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Surgical findings in cryptorchidism in children with Zika-related microcephaly: a case series
Complications in the urinary tract related to congenital Zika syndrome have recently been reported. One complication, cryptorchidism, has been reported by the Microcephaly Epidemic Research Group/MERG, in Pern... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 23, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: R ômulo A. L. de Vasconcelos, Ricardo A. A. Ximenes, Adriano A. Calado, Celina M. T. Martelli, Andreia V. Gonçalves, Elizabeth B. Brickley, Thalia V. B. de Araújo, Maria A. W. Rocha and Demócrito de B. Miranda-Filho Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Preoperative predictors of enucleation time during en bloc ‘no-touch’ holmium laser enucleation of the prostate
To evaluate preoperative predictors of enucleation time during en bloc ‘no-touch’ holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 11, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Chun-Hsuan Lin, Wen-Jeng Wu, Ching-Chia Li and Sheng-Chen Wen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Incidental para-ureteral aggressive angiomyxoma: a rare case report and literature review
Aggressive angiomyxoma (AA) is a rare tumor that typically occurs in the pelvis and perineum, most commonly in women of reproductive age. However, no para-ureteral AA has been reported according to the literat... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 10, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Ming Liu, Ting-Shuai Zhai, Xiao-Feng Zhao, Li-Jin Feng, Xin-Sheng Lyu, Lan-Ting Hu, Zheng-Xin Wang, Wei-Guo Ma, Jian Zhang, Xiao Chen, Bin-Jie Su, Xu-Dong Yao, Jing-Yi Lu and Lin Ye Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Comparison of ultrasound-assisted and pure fluoroscopy-guided extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy for renal stones
In this study, we aimed to compare the efficacy and clinical outcomes of shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) for patients with renal stones using pure fluoroscopy (FS) or ultrasound-assisted (USa) localization with t... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 10, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tsung-Hsin Chang, Wun-Rong Lin, Wei-Kung Tsai, Pai-Kai Chiang, Marcelo Chen, Jen-Shu Tseng and Allen W. Chiu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Multivariate analysis of factors for failed continuous bladder irrigation in hemorrhagic cystitis patients after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Continuous bladder irrigation (CBI) and proper adjustment of saline irrigation speed are important to avoid CBI failure in hemorrhagic cystitis (HC) patients after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 10, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Wenbo Yang, Yiqing Du, Zhan Qu, Wenjun Bai, Luping Yu, Xiaopeng Zhang, Qi Wang, Xiaowei Zhang, Qing Li and Tao Xu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Proteomic analysis of bladder biopsies from interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome patients with and without Hunner ’s lesions reveals differences in expression of inflammatory and structural proteins
Interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome is a bladder disease usually characterized by pain, urgency, and frequency. Interstitial cystitis is currently classified into two subtypes, with and without Hunner ’... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 7, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Elijah P. Ward, Sarah N. Bartolone, Michael B. Chancellor, Kenneth M. Peters and Laura E. Lamb Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Health-related quality of life in the randomized phase 3 study of ramucirumab plus docetaxel versus placebo plus docetaxel in platinum-refractory advanced urothelial carcinoma (RANGE)
To evaluate patient-reported outcomes with ramucirumab plus docetaxel, a regimen which improved progression-free survival in platinum-refractory advanced urothelial carcinoma (aUC). (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 7, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Andrea Necchi, Hiroyuki Nishiyama, Nobuaki Matsubara, Jae-Lyun Lee, Daniel P. Petrylak, Ronald de Wit, Alexandra Drakaki, Astra M. Liepa, Huzhang Mao, Katherine Bell-McGuinn and Thomas Powles Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Bladder neck reconstruction in girls ’ pelvic fracture bladder neck avulsion and urethral rupture
We report our experience and a technique of bladder ... (Source: BMC Urology)
Source: BMC Urology - November 4, 2020 Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Rong Lv, Chongrui Jin, Huiquan Shu, Lin Wang and Yinglong Sa Tags: Research article Source Type: research