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Original Article

Complications and clinical management of ultrasound-guided renal allograft biopsies
Jiali Fang, Guanghui Li, Lu Xu, Lei Zhang, Wei Yin, Xingqiang Lai, Yuhe Guo, Rongxin Chen, Li Li, Yunyi Xiong, Luhao Liu, Tao Zhang, Jiao Wan, Peng Zhang, Hailin Xu, Jialin Wu, Guanghui Pan, Junjie Ma, Zheng Chen
High grade renal trauma management: a survey of practice patterns and the perceived need for a prospective management trial
Rachel A. Moses, Ross E. Anderson, Sorena Keihani, James M. Hotaling, Raminder Nirula, Daniel J. Vargo, Jeremy B. Myers
Efficacy and safety of novel low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) in treating mild to moderate erectile dysfunction: a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, sham-controlled clinical study
Wanshou Cui, Huixi Li, Ruili Guan, Meng Li, Bicheng Yang, Zhanwei Xu, Maofan Lin, Long Tian, Xiaodong Zhang, Bao Li, Weiguang Liu, Zhilong Dong, Zhiping Wang, Tao Zheng, Weixing Zhang, Guiting Lin, Yinglu Guo, Zhongcheng Xin
Lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) before and after robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy: does improvement of LUTS mitigate worsened incontinence after robotic prostatectomy?
Lukas Dommer, Jan A. Birzele, Khosrow Ahmadi, Mario Rampa, Daniel J. Stekhoven, Räto T. Strebel
Tamsulosin dispensation patterns in the United States: a real-world, longitudinal, population claims database analysis
Bruce R. Kava, Anna E. Verbeek, Jan M. Wruck, Marc Gittelman
A new strategy for the treatment of sorafenib-refractory metastatic renal cell carcinoma in China: combination with intermittent chemotherapy
Zicheng Xu, Xiao Li, Feng Qi, Xin Hu, Yuxiao Zheng, Hongzhou Cai, Ting Xu, Bin Yu, Qing Zou
Cut-off values of the Johnsen score and Copenhagen index as histopathological prognostic factors for postoperative semen quality in selected infertile patients undergoing microsurgical correction of bilateral subclinical varicocele
Thiago Afonso Teixeira, Juliana Risso Pariz, Robertson Torres Dutra, Paulo Hilario Saldiva, Elaine Costa, Jorge Hallak
The effect of sperm DNA fragmentation index on assisted reproductive technology outcomes and its relationship with semen parameters and lifestyle
Hongyi Yang, Gang Li, Haixia Jin, Yihong Guo, Yingpu Sun
Comparison and outcomes of nonobstructive azoospermia patients with different etiology undergoing MicroTESE and ICSI treatments
Xiangfeng Chen, Yi Ma, Shasha Zou, Siqi Wang, Jin Qiu, Qian Xiao, Liang Zhou, Ping Ping
Fournier’s gangrene: a modern analysis of predictors of outcomes
Jeffrey D. Sparenborg, Jacob A. Brems, Andrew M. Wood, Jonathan J. Hwang, Krishnan Venkatesan
Knowledge of front-line health workers on the role of urethral catheterization for primary prevention of obstetric fistula in Ibadan, Nigeria
Oluwasomodoyin Olukemi Bello, Imran Oludare Morhason-Bello, Olatunji O. Lawal, Rukayat Adeola Abdussalam, Oladosu Akanbi Ojengbede
Erectile dysfunction management after failed phosphodiesterase-5-inhibitor trial: a cost-effectiveness analysis
Rachel A. Moses, Ross E. Anderson, Jaewhan Kim, Sorena Keihani, James R. Craig, Jeremy B. Myers, Sara M. Lenherr, William O. Brant, James M. Hotaling

Review Article

Effect of whole-body vibration exercise in the pelvic floor muscles of healthy and unhealthy individuals: a narrative review
Eliane de Oliveira Guedes-Aguiar, Danúbia da Cunha de Sá-Caputo, Eloá Moreira-Marconi, Silvana Maria de Macêdo Uchôa, Patrícia Zaidan de Barros, Ericka Kirsthine Valentin, Anke Bergmann, Redha Taiar, Mario Bernardo-Filho

Case Report

Sertoli cell only syndrome induced by a varicocele
Parviz K. Kavoussi, Caitlin Hunn, Melissa S. Gilkey, Shu-Hung Chen, Keikhosrow M. Kavoussi, J. David Wininger, Shahryar K. Kavoussi

Review Article

Strategies for maintaining penile size following penile implant
King Chien Joe Lee, Gerald B. Brock
Phalloplasty for the genetic male
Giulio Garaffa, Gabriele Antonini, Vincenzo Gentile, David J. Ralph
Exogenous testosterone: a preventable cause of male infertility
Lindsey E. Crosnoe, Ethan Grober, Dana Ohl, Edward D. Kim
Premature ejaculation: do we have effective therapy?
Ege Can Serefoglu, Theodore R. Saitz, Landon Trost, Wayne J.G. Hellstrom
Peyronie’s disease: current therapy
Clay M. Pendleton, Run Wang

Expert Opinions on Challenging Cases

Commentary on the myths of Peyronie’s disease
Alex K Wu, Tom F Lue


Randall plaque versus renal stone?
Thomas Chi, Joe Miller, Marshall L. Stoller

Original Article

Surgical treatment of Peyronie’s disease by modified 16-dot placation in China
Wen Ji Li, Haijun Yao, Ke Zhang, Zhikang Cai, Jun Da, Mingxi Xu, Zhong Wang
Does normalizing PSA after successful treatment of chronic prostatitis with high PSA value exclude prostatic biopsy?
Sherif Azab, Ayman Osama, Mona Rafaat

Review Article

Future perspectives of prostate cancer therapy
Murali Gururajan, Edwin M. Posadas, Leland W. K. Chung
Small RNA and its application in andrology and urology
Ji Wang, Long-Cheng Li
TGF-β mediated DNA methylation in prostate cancer
Chung Lee, Qiang Zhang, Xaolin Zi, Atreya Dash, Marcelo B Soares, Farahnaz Rahmatpanah, Zhenyu Jia, Michael McClelland, Dan Mercola
Cystine nephrolithiasis
Hasan Fattah, Yasmin Hambaroush, David S. Goldfarb
Outlining the limits of partial nephrectomy
Sameer Chopra, Raj Satkunasivam, Chandan Kundavaram, Gangning Liang, Inderbir S. Gill
Mechanisms of resistance in castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC)
Thenappan Chandrasekar, Joy C. Yang, Allen C. Gao, Christopher P. Evans
Prostate cancer metastasis: roles of recruitment and reprogramming, cell signal network and three-dimensional growth characteristics
Shabnam Ziaee, Gina Chia-Yi Chu, Jen-Ming Huang, Shirly Sieh, Leland W. K. Chung
Inflammation in prostate cancer progression and therapeutic targeting
Timothy Stark, Lydia Livas, Natasha Kyprianou
Sympathetic nervous system and chronic bladder pain: a new tune for an old song
Ana Charrua, Rui Pinto, Lori Ann Birder, Francisco Cruz
Angiogenic factors, bladder neuroplasticity and interstitial cystitis—new pathobiological insights
Ricardo Saban
Increased bladder permeability in interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome
Robert E. Hurst, Beverley Greenwood-Van Meerveld, Amy B. Wisniewski, Samuel VanGordon, Hsueh Kung Lin, Bradley P. Kropp, Rheal A. Towner
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-based radiomics for prostate cancer radiotherapy
Fei Yang, John C. Ford, Nesrin Dogan, Kyle R. Padgett, Adrian L. Breto, Matthew C. Abramowitz, Alan Dal Pra, Alan Pollack, Radka Stoyanova


PIVOT and the challenges of localized prostate cancer care
Aviva E. Weinberg, James D. Brooks

Original Article

Overall satisfaction, sexual function, and the durability of neophallus dimensions following staged female to male genital gender confirming surgery: the Institute of Urology, London U.K. experience
Maurice M. Garcia, Nim A. Christopher, Francesco De Luca, Marco Spilotros, David J. Ralph
Incidence of urinary extravasation and rate of ureteral stenting after high-grade renal trauma in adults: a meta-analysis
Sorena Keihani, Ross E. Anderson, Michelle Fiander, Mary M. McFarland, Gregory J. Stoddard, James M. Hotaling, Jeremy B. Myers
Safety and efficacy of daily Revactin® in men with erectile dysfunction: a 3-month pilot study
Sabine Nguyen, Jacob Rajfer, Magda Shaheen

Research Highlights

Enzalutamide: the emperor of all anti-androgens
Emmanuel S. Antonarakis

Review Articles

Androgen receptor gene mutation, rearrangement, polymorphism
Kurtis Eisermann, Dan Wang, Yifeng Jing, Laura E. Pascal, Zhou Wang
Androgen receptor epigenetics
Changmeng Cai, Xin Yuan, Steven P. Balk
Androgen receptor genomic regulation
Hong-Jian Jin, Jung Kim, Jindan Yu
Decoding the androgen receptor splice variants
Changxue Lu, Jun Luo
Epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in prostate growth and tumor progression
Campbell M. Grant, Natasha Kyprianou
Steroid hormone synthetic pathways in prostate cancer
Elahe A. Mostaghel
Near-infrared fluorescence and nuclear imaging and targeting of prostate cancer
Jason Wu, Dongfeng Pan, Leland W.K. Chung

Review Article

Kidney stone risk following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery
Benjamin K. Canales, Ricardo D. Gonzalez

Review Article: Hypospadias

Do endocrine disruptors cause hypospadias?
Sisir Botta, Gerald R. Cunha, Laurence S. Baskin

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