Vol 6, No 2 (April 29, 2017): Translational Andrology and Urology (Global Urology)


Gopal H. Badlani, Sakti Das

Review Article

Female genital mutilation/cutting in Africa
Akin-Tunde A. Odukogbe, Bosede B. Afolabi, Oluwasomidoyin O. Bello, Ayodeji S. Adeyanju
Circumcision and its effects in Africa
Taiwo Akeem Lawal, E. Oluwabunmi Olapade-Olaopa
Penile fracture epidemiology, diagnosis and management in Iran: a narrative review
Majid Mirzazadeh, Morteza Fallahkarkan, Jalil Hosseini
Asian herbals and aphrodisiacs used for managing ED
Peter H. C. Lim
Erectile dysfunction therapy in countries where implant is economically not feasible
Adrián M. Garza-Gangemi, Mariano Sotomayor-de Zavaleta
Testosterone deficiency in adults and corresponding treatment patterns across the globe
James Anaissie, Kent J. DeLay, William Wang, Georgios Hatzichristodoulou, Wayne J. Hellstrom
Traditional Chinese medical therapy for erectile dysfunction
Hao Li, Hongyang Jiang, Jihong Liu
Advances in the understanding of priapism
Matthew Hudnall, Amanda B. Reed-Maldonado, Tom F. Lue
Research in pharmacotherapy for erectile dysfunction
Ji-Kan Ryu, Jun-Kyu Suh, Arthur L. Burnett
Ushering in the era of penile transplantation
Alison M. Rasper, Ryan P. Terlecki
Genital tuberculosis: current status of diagnosis and management
Siddharth Yadav, Prabhjot Singh, Ashok Hemal, Rajeev Kumar
Use of botulinum toxin for voiding dysfunction
David Eldred-Evans, Prokar Dasgupta
Genital pain: algorithm for management
Nahomy Calixte, Jamin Brahmbhatt, Sijo Parekattil
International volunteerism and global responsibility
Gopal Badlani

Original Article

Does the number of veins ligated during microsurgical subinguinal varicocelectomy impact improvement in pain post-surgery?
Haitham Elbardisi, Ashok Agarwal, Ahmad Majzoub, Sami Al Said, Hossameldin Alnawasra, Kareim Khalafalla, Khalid Al Rumaihi, Abdulla Al Ansari, Damayanthi Durairaganayagam, Mohamed Arafa
Improvement of motility after culture of testicular spermatozoa: the effects of incubation timing and temperature
Akram Hosseini, Mohammad Ali Khalili
Risk factors for acute renal failure in nephrectomized patients treated in a university hospital
João Paulo Pretti Fantin, Ronaldo de Carvalho Neiva, Marcio Gatti, Pedro Ferraz de Arruda, José Germano Ferraz de Arruda, Thiago Antoniassi, Luís Cesar Fava Spessoto, José Carlos Mesquita, Lilian Castiglioni, Fernando Nestor Fácio Júnior
Serum testosterone levels and other determinants of sperm retrieval in microdissection testicular sperm extraction
Sultan A. Althakafi, Osama M. Mustafa, Raouf M. Seyam, Naif Al-Hathal, Said Kattan

Review Articles

Guidelines of guidelines: a review of urethral stricture evaluation, management, and follow-up
David B. Bayne, Thomas W. Gaither, Mohannad A. Awad, Gregory P. Murphy, E. Charles Osterberg, Benjamin N. Breyer
The impact and management of sexual dysfunction secondary to pharmacological therapy of benign prostatic hyperplasia
Jason Gandhi, Steven J. Weissbart, Noel L. Smith, Steven A. Kaplan, Gautam Dagur, Anna Zumbo, Gargi Joshi, Sardar Ali Khan


Collagenase clostridium hystolyticum in the management of Peyronie’s disease
Sun Tae Ahn, Du Geon Moon
Partial prostatectomy: technically feasible, but patient selection is paramount
Mark W. Ball
Human and robot: an amity not a discord
Glen Denmer R. Santok, Ali Abdel Raheem, Ki Don Chang, Koon Ho Rha
Knowing the allograft’s destiny
Vinayak S. Rohan, Kenneth D. Chavin
Treatment of metastatic prostate cancer after STAMPEDE
Philipp Wolf
Can we reliably predict sperm recovery in semen of nonobstructive azoospermia men after varicocele repair?—answers are awaited
Taha Abo-Almagd Abdel-Meguid
Serious complications of collagenase clostridium histiolyticum injection for Peyronie’s disease: more than meets the eye!
Christopher Hobaugh, Alexander W. Pastuszak
Trimodality therapy in variant urothelial carcinoma: choose wisely
Panagiotis J. Vlachostergios, Christopher Jakubowski, Scott T. Tagawa
Long non-coding RNAs: new frontiers for advancing personalized cancer medicine in prostate cancer
Alireza Fotouhi Ghiam, Danny Vesprini, Stanley K. Liu
Liquid biopsies for bladder cancer
Douglas G. Ward, Richard T. Bryan


The focused issue “Global Urology” was commissioned by the editorial office, Translational Andrology and Urology without any sponsorship or funding. Gopal H. Badlani and Sakti Das served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the focused issue.