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Nocturnal incontinence poses major burden after female bladder reconstruction

Health-related quality of life is lower in women who have undergone radical cystectomy and neobladder reconstruction for bladder cancer than in the general female population, shows research.

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Related Topix: bladder cancer, Health, Medicine

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Medical News

Surgery promising for non-metastatic RCC with thrombus

Almost half of patients with non-metastatic renal cell carcinoma who have tumour thrombus above the hepatic veins will survive for 5 years after surgery, indicate study results published in The Journal of Urology .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Observer & Eccentric

Bloomfield Hills doctor joins 11th congressional race

Who: Dr. Anil Kumar What: Running for U.S. Congress in the 11th District Family: Wife of 27 years, Marjorie; sons Andrew and Nathan Professional: Vice chief of urology, St. Joseph Hospital-Pontiac; vice chief of surgery, Crittenton Medical Center Education: Bachelor of medicine, bachelor of surgery, University of Bombay, March 1976; master of ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Bloomfield Hills, MI, Medicine, Pontiac, MI, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kerry Bentivolio

CBS Local

Rush Using New More Accurate Tests For Prostate Cancer

Doctors at a Chicago hospital have recently started using new technology to more accurately detect possible problem areas on men's prostates.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Rush University, Medicine

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Daily Mail

Me and My Operation: Sound waves that kill prostate cancer but spare a man's sex life

More than 40,000 cases of prostate cancer are diagnosed each year. A treatment involving ultrasound may result in fewer side-effects than conventional methods.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Genetics, Medicine

Stanford

Cellular culprit identified for invasive bladder cancer, according to Stanford study

Invasive bladder cancer is a grim disease that is expensive to treat and requires ongoing monitoring due to its high probability of recurrence.

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Related Topix: bladder cancer, Health, Biology, Science, Medicine, Cell Biology, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology

PhysOrg Weblog

Low adherence rates for prostate cancer quality of care measures

Adherence to established prostate cancer quality of care measures is frequently low, with considerable regional variation, according to a study published in the April issue of The Journal of Urology .

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Medicine, Medicare, Oncology

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Daily Journal

Some prostate cancer patients abandon 'watchful waiting'

Doctors often recommend no treatment at all when a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, opting instead to keep a close eye on the slow-growing tumor and acting only when it becomes aggressive.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Medicine

Observer & Eccentric

Doctor joins 11th congressional race

Dr. Anil Kumar, a native of India who came to the United States 30 years ago from England, has seen life change -- particularly for his patients -- in three decades practicing medicine here.

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Related Topix: Medicine, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kerry Bentivolio, Wayne State University, Medicare, Health

Fox News

Infertility: Not just a problem for women

Are you having problems getting pregnant? You may be doing all you can to increase your odds, but part - or all - of your struggle with infertility might be to blame on your guy.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Health, Acupuncture, Nutrition

Sat Apr 19, 2014

I-Newswire.com

Holmium Lasers: Very Useful for Critical Cases

We at Lifeline Medical provide Holmium YAG laser on rentals. The VersaPulse PowerSuite YAG laser is suitable for a variety of specialties including urology.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Blountville, TN

Detroit News

Causes of bloodin urine are more than a kidney stone

Dear Dr. Roach: I am a female, 50 years of age and I smoke less than half a pack of cigarettes a day.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Crohn's Disease, Health

Fri Apr 18, 2014

US Pharmacist

Treating Prostatitis Effectively: A Challenge for Clinicians

Nhuan Nguyen, PharmD, MBA, CHE Clinical Pharmacist GR Health, Georgia Regents Medical Center Augusta, Georgia Clinical Specialist Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center Augusta, Georgia Clinical Assistant Professor University of Georgia College of Pharmacy Athens, Georgia ABSTRACT: Prostatitis, which affects 5% to 9% of males and occurs mostly in middle ... (more)

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Related Topix: Augusta, GA, Medicine, Health, Crohn's Disease, Prostate Cancer

Hometown Life

Bloomfield Hills doctor joins 11th congressional race

Although my home isn't right on top on the I-96 freeway, we're close enough to hear how bad the... Who: Dr. Anil Kumar What: Running for U.S. Congress in the 11th District Family: Wife of 27 years, Marjorie; sons Andrew and Nathan Professional: Vice chief of urology, St. Joseph Hospital-Pontiac; vice chief of surgery, Crittenton Medical Center ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bloomfield Hills, MI, Medicine, US News, Pontiac, MI, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kerry Bentivolio

US News & World Report

A Best Children's Hospitals 2014-15 Progress Report

Regular readers of this blog know that clinical data are by far the biggest factor in determining whether and where a pediatric center is ranked in any of the 10 Best Children's Hospitals specialties.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Alexandria, VA, Opinion

WTOK-TV Meridian

Free Prostate Cancer Screenings

A plea is being made to local men, which could save their lives. Free prostate cancer screenings will be offered Saturday, April 19th at the Sumter County Health Department in Livingston.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Thu Apr 17, 2014

HON

Quarter of Prostate Cancer Patients May Abandon 'Watchful Waiting' Approach

Doctors often recommend no treatment at all when a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, opting instead to keep a close eye on the slow-growing tumor and acting only when it becomes aggressive.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Medicine, Charitable Organizations, American Cancer Society

Isle News

Laser technology by new consultant widens range of treatment available at General Hospital

Jersey's new urology consultant will be utilising the latest laser technology as part of a drive to enable more patients to receive treatment on the Island.

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Related Topix: Medicine

South Wales Argus

Gwent hits two key cancer treatment targets

GWENT'S health board met its targets for the timely beginning of cancer treatments for patients during February - but Wales-wide these targets were missed.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine

Wed Apr 16, 2014

WebMD

Doctor Salaries: What They Earned in 2013

Talk to health experts and other people like you in WebMD's Communities. It's a safe forum where you can create or participate in support groups and discussions about health topics that interest you.

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Related Topix: WebMD, Health

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