Dermatol Ther 2021 03 17;34(2):e14744. Epub 2021 Jan 17.
Department of Medical-Surgical Sciences and Biotechnologies, Dermatology Unit "Daniele Innocenzi", Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy.
Scand J Urol 2021 Sep 23:1-6. Epub 2021 Sep 23.
Apollo Cancer Hospital, Chennai, India.
Background: Post-operative lymphorrhea is a well-known complication of inguinal lymph node dissection. However, the interventions to reduce the duration of drain have not been sufficiently elaborated.Objectives: We evaluated the potential role of intra-operative mapping of lymphatic leakage with peri-incisional methylene blue injection and clipping of lymphatics after inguinal block dissection in reducing postoperative lymphorrhea. Read More
Cureus 2021 Aug 18;13(8):e17287. Epub 2021 Aug 18.
Gippsland Radiation Oncology, Latrobe Regional Hospital, Traralgon, AUS.
Malignant priapism is a condition of painful induration and erection of the penis secondary to metastatic infiltration by a neoplasm. This condition is associated with a poor prognosis. We report on a case of an 87-year-old man who presented with a painful, partially erected penis subsequent to a diagnosis of metastatic Gleason 4+5 prostate cancer. Read More
Urology 2021 Sep 16. Epub 2021 Sep 16.
School of Bioscience Education, Guy's Campus, King's College London, London, UK; Department of Urology, King's College Hospital, London, UK. Electronic address:
Objectives: To identify the currently utilised techniques of anterior urethroplasty described in literature for treatment of urethral strictures, assess the effectiveness of the identified techniques based on re-stricture and complication rates, evaluate, and suggest treatment options based on current evidence for urethral strictures at different locations and of different lengths.Methods: A systematic review of the MEDLINE, EMBASE, Scopus and Cochrane Library databases from conception up to September 2020 was performed. Primary outcomes included success rates measured via re-stricture rates and the post-operative maximum urinary flow rate (Qmax). Read More
Transl Androl Urol 2021 Aug;10(8):3358-3367
Andrology Center, Peking University First Hospital, Peking University, Beijing, China.
Background: To evaluate the efficacy and safety of aildenafil citrate in the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED) in Chinese population.Methods: A multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, double-cycle crossover trial was conducted in three medical centers. Male patients with mild to moderate ED were randomized into two groups and received either aildenafil citrate or placebos, followed by a crossover administration after a 7-day washout. Read More
Cancer Causes Control 2021 Sep 2. Epub 2021 Sep 2.
Division of Urology, Cancer Prognostictables and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montréal Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada.
Purpose: To compare Cancer-specific mortality (CSM) in patients with Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) vs. non-SCC penile cancer, since survival outcomes may differ between histological subtypes.Methods: Within the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results database (2004-2016), penile cancer patients of all stages were identified. Read More