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Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate in patients with preexisting inflatable penile prostheses.

Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent) 2022 27;35(4):441-443. Epub 2022 Apr 27.

Baylor Scott and White Medical Center - Temple, Temple, Texas.

This retrospective study evaluated the safety and efficacy of holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) in patients with an inflatable penile prosthesis (IPP). Five men with a preexisting IPP underwent HoLEP for obstructive lower urinary tract symptoms at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center between January 2016 and September 2020. None of the patients had preexisting prostate malignancy or urethral strictures. Read More

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Robotic Radical Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer in Renal Transplant Recipients: Results from a Multicenter Series.

Eur Urol 2022 Jun 21. Epub 2022 Jun 21.

Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Turin and Città della Salute e della Scienza, Turin, Italy.

Background: Despite an expected increase in prostate cancer (PCa) incidence in the renal transplant recipient (RTR) population in the near future, robot-assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP) in these patients has been poorly detailed. It is not well understood whether results are comparable to RARP in the non-RTR setting.

Objective: To describe the surgical technique for RARP in RTR and report results from our multi-institutional experience. Read More

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Predictive value of voiding efficiency after active void trial in men undergoing BPH surgery.

Urology 2022 Jun 10. Epub 2022 Jun 10.

Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles.

Objectives: To determine the predictive value of voiding efficiency on acute urinary retention after discharge from BPH surgery.

Materials And Methods: We performed a prospective observational cohort study of three surgeons' practices from 2019 to present. All men included underwent trial of void on postoperative day 1 after transurethral resection of prostate (TURP) or Holmium enucleation of prostate (HoLEP). Read More

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Two-Staged Sacral Neuromodulation for the Treatment of Nonobstructive Urinary Retention: A Multicenter Study Assessing Predictors of Success.

Neuromodulation 2022 Jun 9. Epub 2022 Jun 9.

Department of Urology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands.

Objectives: The aims of this study were to 1) determine the success rate of the tined lead test phase in patients with nonobstructive urinary retention (NOUR), 2) determine predictive factors of a successful test phase in patients with NOUR, and 3) determine long-term treatment efficacy and satisfaction in patients with NOUR.

Materials And Methods: The first part was a multicenter retrospective study at two centers in The Netherlands. Patients with NOUR received a four-week tined lead test phase. Read More

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Diagnosis and treatment of urethral stricture in men with neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction: A systematic review.

Neurourol Urodyn 2022 Jun 10. Epub 2022 Jun 10.

Urology Department, UMAE, Hospital de Especialidades "Dr. Bernardo Sepúlveda Gutiérrez", IMSS, Ciudad de México, México.

Aim: To summarize available data focused on diagnosis and management of urethral stricture in men with neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction by a systematic review of the literature.

Materials And Methods: A systematic review of the literature was carried out through an extensive electronic database search performed in PubMed/MEDLINE and Scopus databases for full texts, and International Continence Society, American Urology Association, and European Association of Urology abstracts for citations related to urethral structure. This review was conducted according to the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis. Read More

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Feasibility of EXIME® temporary prosthesis placement and removal in men with acute or chronic urinary retention after failure or inability to selfcatheterize.

Prog Urol 2022 Jun 4. Epub 2022 Jun 4.

Service d'urologie, hôpital Lyon Sud, hospices civils de Lyon, 69310 Pierre-Bénite, France.

Introduction: Urological emergencies represent 7% of admissions, 29% of which are acute urine retention. We report the first results of a protocol evaluating a new device in case of failure of self-catheterization, replacing a permanent catheter: the urethral device EXIME®.

Method: Intention-to-treat study on the feasibility of inserting the EXIME® prosthesis in a day hospital after simple urethral gel installation in men with urine retention. Read More

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The EXPANDER-1 trial: introduction of the novel Urocross™ Expander System for treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 2022 May 31. Epub 2022 May 31.

Division of Urology, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Purpose: To demonstrate the safety and feasibility of the Urocross Expander System (formerly branded as XFLO Expander System), an implantable nitinol tissue expander to trea t patients with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) due to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

Materials And Methods: Men of 50 years or older were eligible to participate in the international, prospective, three-arm, open-label EXPANDER-1 trial if they had a prostate volume between 30 and 80 cc, prostatic urethra length between 20 and 60/80 mm, international prostate symptom score (IPSS) > 13, peak urinary flow (Qmax) < 12 mL/s, post-void residual (PVR) urine volume < 250 mL and quality of life (QoL) score ≥ 3. Patients had pre-assigned implant indwell times (1, 6, and 12 months for Arm-1, Arm-2 and Arm-3 respectively) with follow-up through 6 months (Arm-1) and 3 years (Arm-2 and Arm-3) post-retrieval. Read More

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Bladder management in individuals with spinal cord injury or disease during and after primary rehabilitation: a retrospective cohort study.

World J Urol 2022 Jul 23;40(7):1737-1742. Epub 2022 May 23.

Neurourology, Swiss Paraplegic Centre, Guido A. Zäch Str. 1, 6207, Nottwil, Switzerland.

Purpose: The purpose of this study was to investigate the course of bladder evacuation and the predictors of intermittent self-catheterization (ISC) in individuals with neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction (NLUTD) during and after primary rehabilitation.

Methods: The patient database of a single spinal cord injury rehabilitation center was screened for patients with NLUTD admitted for primary rehabilitation. Patient characteristics and bladder evacuation details were collected during and after rehabilitation. Read More

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Primary seminoma of prostate in a patient with Klinefelter syndrome: A case report.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2022 Apr 29;101(17):e29117. Epub 2022 Apr 29.

Department of Urology, Capital Medical University Affiliated Beijing Shijitan Hospital, No. 10 Yangfangdian Road, Haidian District, Beijing, PR China.

Rationale: Klinefelter syndrome (KS) is a sex differentiation syndrome that occurs in men and is characterized by the 47XXY genotype. An association between KS and cancer has also been reported. The occurrence of seminoma of the prostate in KS has not been reported in the literature to date. Read More

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The Patient Pathway for Men with Chronic Urinary Retention: Treatments, Complications, and Consequences.

Urology 2022 Apr 27. Epub 2022 Apr 27.

Department of Urology, Isala Clinics, Dokter van Heesweg 2, Zwolle, OV 8025 AB, the Netherlands.. Electronic address:

Objective: To explore the treatment options for chronic urinary retention (CUR) in men, including treatment-related complications and consequences.

Methods: This retrospective cohort study included male patients diagnosed with a non-neurogenic, symptomatic and/or high-risk, CUR >150 mL in a large Dutch non-academic teaching hospital. Data for treatments, complications, and consequences (eg, diagnostics, additional treatments, and hospital contact) were recorded and incidence rate ratios (IRRs) were calculated. Read More

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[Contemporary management of pelvic fracture urethral injuries].

Urologe A 2022 Apr 27. Epub 2022 Apr 27.

Klinik und Poliklinik für Urologie, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf, Martinistr. 52, 20246, Hamburg, Deutschland.

Posterior urethral injuries in men usually result from polytrauma with pelvic fractures and severe associated injuries. If left untreated, posterior urethral injury can lead to severe complications and even death, so precise diagnosis should be made when urethral injury is suspected. The cardinal symptom of urethral injury is blood leakage from the meatus. Read More

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[Endoscopic marsupialization of parapelvic renal cysts].

Urologiia 2022 Mar(1):61-66

Department of Urology and Andrology of A.I. Burnazyan SRC FMBC, FMBA of Russia, Moscow, Russia.

Introduction: Parapelvic renal cysts are very common. Indications for surgical treatment are upper urine tract obstruction, pain and recurrent gross hematuria.

Aim: To analyze the efficiency and safety of endoscopic transurethral and percutaneous laser marsupialization of parapelvic renal cysts. Read More

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Sacral neuromodulation in patients with detrusor underactivity: Is biological sex an indicator?

Neurourol Urodyn 2022 03 19;41(3):847-859. Epub 2022 Feb 19.

Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK.

Objectives: This study aimed to report sacral neuromodulation (SNM) outcomes in detrusor underactivity (DU).

Methods: A multicentric, multinational, retrospective case series was conducted between March 2017 and June 2021 in three different referral centers. Initial test phase stimulation included either a percutaneous nerve evaluation (PNE) or an advanced lead evaluation test phase (ALTP) before permanent SNM implantation. Read More

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Outcomes of Vesicourethral Anastomotic Stenosis and Bladder Neck Contracture With Direct Visual Internal Urethrotomy With Mitomycin-C After Prostate Cancer Treatment.

Urology 2022 Feb 12. Epub 2022 Feb 12.

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Urology, Pittsburgh, PA.

Objective: To examine the use of Direct Visual Internal Urethrotomy with Mitomycin-C (DVIU-MMC) for bladder neck contracture and vesicourethral anastomotic stenosis in men who have undergone treatment for prostate cancer with radical prostatectomy and/or radiation therapy.

Methods: Retrospective chart review of patients at a tertiary care center who underwent DVIU-MMC for recurrent bladder neck contracture/vesicourethral anastomotic stenosis between 2012 and 2020. Patients with complete urethral obliteration, prior bladder neck reconstruction, or less than 3 months of follow-up were excluded. Read More

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February 2022

Extended Use of The Spanner® Temporary Prostatic Stent in Catheter-Dependent Men with Comorbidities.

Adv Urol 2022 3;2022:7367851. Epub 2022 Feb 3.

Pinellas Urology, St. Petersburg, FL, USA.

Purpose: This US FDA investigational device exemption (IDE) study evaluated the extended use of The Spanner® Temporary Prostatic Stent in catheter-dependent men with urinary retention who were not deemed candidates for corrective surgery but demonstrated bladder contractility.

Materials And Methods: The Spanner was placed for 3 cycles of 30 days in catheter-dependent men with comorbid conditions, confirmed detrusor contractility, and catheter-associated discomfort. At each visit, postvoid residual, maximum flow rate, international prostate symptom score, quality of life, and adverse events were assessed. Read More

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February 2022

The influence of intubation on urinary flow parameters in pressure-flow study and its significance for urodynamic diagnosis.

Int Urogynecol J 2022 Jan 27. Epub 2022 Jan 27.

Department of Urology, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, 430030, Hubei, People's Republic of China.

Introduction And Hypothesis: Transurethral catheterization in pressure-flow study (PFS) may interfere with the function of the lower urinary tract and produce an incorrect urodynamic diagnosis. We aimed to investigate the influence of a 7F catheter on urinary flow parameters in PFS and its significance for urodynamic diagnosis. Our hypothesis was that intubation causes adverse effects on urinary flow rate and further influences the urodynamic diagnosis. Read More

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January 2022

Incomplete bladder emptying and urinary tract infections after botulinum toxin injection for overactive bladder: Multi-institutional collaboration from the SUFU research network.

Neurourol Urodyn 2022 02 12;41(2):662-671. Epub 2022 Jan 12.

Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA.

Introduction: Onabotulinumtoxin A (BTX-A) is an effective therapy for overactive bladder (OAB), however, adverse events may prevent patients from initiating therapy. The study objective was to report real-world rates of incomplete emptying and urinary tract infection (UTI) in men and women undergoing BTX-A for OAB.

Methods: Eleven clinical sites performed a retrospective study of adults undergoing first-time BTX-A injection (100 units) for idiopathic OAB in 2016. Read More

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February 2022

Complications Based on Prostate Size After Plasmakinetic Enucleation of the Prostate.

J Endourol 2022 Feb 4. Epub 2022 Feb 4.

Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.

Lower urinary tract symptoms among adult men can significantly impact quality of life. We evaluated complications based on prostate size following plasmakinetic enucleation of the prostate. Patients were grouped into the small prostate group (SPG, <75 g) and large prostate group (LPG, >75 g) based on preoperative imaging. Read More

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February 2022

Need for Routine Preoperative Insertion of Indwelling Urinary Catheter Prior to Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm.

Ann Vasc Surg 2022 May 24;82:96-103. Epub 2021 Dec 24.

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, SUNY at Buffalo Department of Surgery Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY.

Background: Evaluate outcomes following urinary catheter (UC) versus no urinary catheter (NUC) insertion in elective endovascular repair (EVAR) of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA).

Methods: Retrospective record review of all elective EVAR at a university affiliated medical center over a 5-year period. Statistical analysis included Chi Sq, Independent Student t Test. Read More

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Alpha-diversity and microbial community structure of the male urinary microbiota depend on urine sampling method.

Sci Rep 2021 12 9;11(1):23758. Epub 2021 Dec 9.

Department of Urology, 3rd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Thomayer University Hospital, Videnska 800, 14059, Prague, Czech Republic.

Considerable variation exists in the methodology of urinary microbiota studies published so far including the cornerstone of any biomedical analysis: sample collection. The aim of this study was to compare the urinary microbiota of first-catch voided urine (FCU), mid-stream voided urine (MSU) and aseptically catheterised urine in men and define the most suitable urine sampling method. Forty-nine men (mean age 71. Read More

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December 2021

Antegrade double-J stenting as an alternative to the retrograde approach: experience of the first 150 cases at a single center in Brazil.

Radiol Bras 2021 Nov-Dec;54(6):353-359

Hospital Universitário Maria Aparecida Pedrossian da Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul (HUMAP-UFMS), Campo Grande, MS, Brazil.

Objective: To present our clinical experience with percutaneous antegrade ureteral stenting.

Materials And Methods: This was a single-center retrospective study in which we reviewed the electronic medical records of patients who underwent percutaneous image-guided antegrade ureteral stenting between January 2016 and August 2020. We evaluated 90 patients (48 men). Read More

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September 2020

Efficacy and safety of onabotulinumtoxin A injection in male patients with detrusor overactivity after stress urinary incontinence surgery.

Actas Urol Esp (Engl Ed) 2022 Jan-Feb;46(1):22-27. Epub 2021 Nov 24.

Unidad de Urología Funcional y Femenina, Fundació Puigvert, Barcelona, Spain.

Introduction And Objective: The use of onabotulinumtoxin A (BoNT-A) injection in male patients with detrusor overactivity (DO) after stress urinary incontinence (SUI) surgery has been scarcely described. Our aim was to assess results of this treatment in this specific population.

Materials And Methods: Retrospective analysis of men with previous SUI surgery who had been treated with a first injection of 100 U BoNT-A because of DO since 2010 in our department. Read More

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February 2022

Durable Treatment of Refractory Vesicourethral Anastomotic Stenosis via Robotic-assisted Reconstruction: A Trauma and Urologic Reconstructive Network of Surgeons Study.

Eur Urol 2022 Feb 11;81(2):176-183. Epub 2021 Sep 11.

Department of Urology, New York University, New York, NY, USA. Electronic address:

Background: Refractory vesicourethral anastomotic stenosis (VUAS) after radical prostatectomy poses challenges distinct from bladder neck contracture, due to close proximity to the sphincter mechanism. Open reconstruction is technically demanding, risking de novo stress urinary incontinence (SUI) or recurrence.

Objective: To demonstrate patency and continence outcomes of robotic-assisted VUAS repair. Read More

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February 2022

Results of the patient report of intermittent catheterization experience (PRICE) study.

Neurourol Urodyn 2021 11 13;40(8):2008-2019. Epub 2021 Sep 13.

Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Aims: Patient satisfaction is paramount to health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) outcomes. High quality, quantitative data from the US describing patients' actual experiences, difficulties, and HR-QoL while on an intermittent self-catheterization (ISC) regimen is very scarce. Our objective was to better understand patient practices with and attitudes towards ISC. Read More

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November 2021

Efficacy and Safety of Surgical Treatments for Neurogenic Stress Urinary Incontinence in Adults: A Systematic Review.

Eur Urol Focus 2021 Sep 8. Epub 2021 Sep 8.

Department of Urology, University College London and London Spinal Injuries Unit, London, UK.

Context: Controversy still exists regarding the balance of benefits and harms for the different surgical options for neurogenic stress urinary incontinence (N-SUI).

Objective: To identify which surgical option for N-SUI offers the highest cure rate and best safety without compromising urinary tract function and bladder management.

Evidence Acquisition: A systematic review was performed under the auspices of the European Association of Urology Guidelines Office and the European Association of Urology Neuro-Urology Guidelines Panel according to the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (PRISMA) statement. Read More

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September 2021

Quality of Life and Autonomy in Patients with Intermittent Bladder Catheterization Trained by Specialized Nurses.

J Clin Med 2021 Aug 30;10(17). Epub 2021 Aug 30.

Department of Nursing, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy, Ciudad Real Faculty of Nursing, University of Castilla-La Mancha, 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain.

Intermittent bladder catheterization (IBC) involves regular urine draining using a catheter, which is removed immediately after urinary elimination. It allows for the patient's urological health to be managed and their renal function to be preserved, and it promotes autonomy. Compliance with the prescribed number of daily catheterizations, which must be conducted by the patient, and infection prevention measures are crucial. Read More

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Efficacy and safety of onabotulinumtoxin A injection in male patients with detrusor overactivity after stress urinary incontinence surgery.

Actas Urol Esp (Engl Ed) 2021 Aug 28. Epub 2021 Aug 28.

Unidad de Urología Funcional y Femenina, Fundació Puigvert, Barcelona, España.

Introduction And Objective: The use of onabotulinumtoxin A (BoNT-A) injection in male patients with detrusor overactivity (DO) after stress urinary incontinence (SUI) surgery has been scarcely described. Our aim was to assess results of this treatment in this specific population.

Materials And Methods: Retrospective analysis of men with previous SUI surgery who had been treated with a first injection of 100U BoNT-A because of DO since 2010 in our department. Read More

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Time Burden of Bladder Management in Individuals With Spinal Cord Injury.

Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 2021 13;27(3):83-91. Epub 2021 Aug 13.

Department of Urology, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Palo Alto, California.

Background: While clean intermittent catheterization (CIC) is the gold standard for bladder management after spinal cord injury (SCI), many individuals with SCI, for reasons not fully understood, choose alternative bladder management. We hypothesized that CIC is associated with an increased time burden in individuals with SCI.

Objectives: To investigate the time required to perform neurogenic bladder management in individuals with SCI. Read More

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September 2021

[Acute urine retention: Epidemiology, optimization of the care pathway and alternative to permanent bladder drainage].

Prog Urol 2021 Nov 19;31(15):967-977. Epub 2021 Aug 19.

Service d'urologie et de transplantation Rénale, CHU La Conception, AP-HM, Marseille, France. Electronic address:

Introduction: The aim of this narrative review was to report the most relevant data on the contemporary management of Acute Urine Retention (AUR).

Methods: A narrative synthesis of the articles in French and English available on the Pubmed database was carried out in June 2021. We explored the registry of Surveillance sanitaire des urgences et des décès (SurSaUD®, Santé Publique France) to rise original data regarding the epidemiology of AUR in France. Read More

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November 2021

[How to manage acute urine retention?]

Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 2021 06 7;165. Epub 2021 Jun 7.

Amsterdam UMC, afd. Urologie, Amsterdam.

Acute urinary retention is a common problem, mainly among elderly men. The first step in the treatment is the placement of an indwelling urinary catheter. It's common practice to remove the catheter after a short period of time to observe if spontaneous micturition returns. Read More

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