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Evaluating the short-term functional outcomes and safety of holmium and thulium fiber laser enucleation of the prostate treatment for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Evaluating the short-term functional outcomes and safety of holmium and thulium fiber laser enucleation of the prostate treatment for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Posted by on Sep 18, 2022 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the short-term functional outcomes and safety of holmium (HoLEP) and thulium fiber laser enucleation of the prostate (ThuFLEP) treatment for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The data showed that both HoLEP and ThuFLEP surgeries are similar in terms of functional outcomes and safety in these patients....

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Evaluating the effectiveness of adding dutasteride to tadalafil for improving lower urinary tract symptoms in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Evaluating the effectiveness of adding dutasteride to tadalafil for improving lower urinary tract symptoms in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Posted by on Sep 11, 2022 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the effectiveness of adding dutasteride (Avodart) to tadalafil (Cialis) for the treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The data showed that adding dutasteride to tadalafil is a good treatment option for improving LUTS in these patients. Some background...

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Can a combination of tamsulosin and herbal medicine improve lower urinary tract symptoms due to benign prostatic hyperplasia?

Can a combination of tamsulosin and herbal medicine improve lower urinary tract symptoms due to benign prostatic hyperplasia?

Posted by on Aug 26, 2022 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study assessed the effectiveness and safety of combined therapy of tamsulosin (Flomax) and two different traditional herbal medicines in patients with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) due to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The study showed that tamsulosin with Ryutanshakanto provided pain relief in patients with chronic...

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Does diabetes affect lower urinary tract symptoms in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia?

Does diabetes affect lower urinary tract symptoms in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia?

Posted by on May 31, 2022 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study reviewed the effect of diabetes on lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The data suggested that LUTS were increased in patients with BPH that had diabetes compared to patients without diabetes. Some background Men above 50 years of age frequently experience LUTS due to benign...

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Evaluating the effectiveness and safety of Rezum water vapor therapy in real-world patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Evaluating the effectiveness and safety of Rezum water vapor therapy in real-world patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Posted by on May 31, 2022 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the effectiveness and safety of Rezum water vapor therapy in real-world patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The data showed that Rezum water vapor therapy was safe and effective in these patients. Some background Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a non-cancerous enlargement of the prostate...

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Evaluating the long-term effectiveness and safety of thulium laser enucleation of the prostate treatment for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Evaluating the long-term effectiveness and safety of thulium laser enucleation of the prostate treatment for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Posted by on Apr 10, 2022 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the long-term effectiveness and safety of thulium laser enucleation of the prostate (ThuLEP) treatment for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The data showed that ThuLEP treatment was safe and effective over the long term in these patients. Some background BPH is the non-cancerous increase in the size...

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Factors affecting long-term dutasteride add-on treatment to alpha-adrenergic antagonist for patients with BPH

Factors affecting long-term dutasteride add-on treatment to alpha-adrenergic antagonist for patients with BPH

Posted by on Feb 20, 2022 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study identified clinical risk factors that resulted in the failure of dutasteride (Avodart) add-on treatment to alpha-adrenergic antagonists for patients with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The authors concluded that an intravesical prostatic protrusion (IPP; the enlargement of the...

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Is transurethral microwave therapy an effective treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia?

Is transurethral microwave therapy an effective treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia?

Posted by on Oct 9, 2021 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the use of transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) compared to transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP). It found that both treatments are similarly effective in managing BPH symptoms. TUMT has fewer side effects than TURP, but it also...

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Which surgical procedure for BPH is associated with persistent medication use?

Which surgical procedure for BPH is associated with persistent medication use?

Posted by on Oct 3, 2021 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study determined the percentage of men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) that still needed BPH medication after surgical therapy for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS). The authors concluded that laser enucleation of the prostate (LEP) had the lowest percentage of patients that still needed BPH medication. Some...

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Comparing TURP and laser prostate surgery for benign prostatic hyperplasia in older patients and those with multiple medical conditions

Comparing TURP and laser prostate surgery for benign prostatic hyperplasia in older patients and those with multiple medical conditions

Posted by on Aug 29, 2021 in Benign prostatic hyperplasia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared the safety and effectiveness of transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) and laser prostate surgery in older patients and those with multiple medical conditions. The data showed that compared to laser surgery, TURP had a lower risk of needing further surgery but higher complications rates in these...

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