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2012-10-19 04:00:40

Women with Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder syndrome (IC/PBS) frequently have pelvic and bladder pain, pain with urination or intercourse, a strong urge to urinate, or frequent urination. Women´s Excellence in Bladder Control has developed a comprehensive treatment plan to control the symptoms of IC/PBS and improve the patient´s quality of life. Lake Orion, MI (PRWEB) October 18, 2012 IC/PBS in the female population may be more common than previously thought. Dr. Jonathan...

2011-07-12 07:38:04

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Nearly all patients with high-grade, non-invasive bladder cancer are not receiving the guideline-recommended care that would best protect them from recurrence, according to this study. In fact, out of the 4,545 bladder cancer patients included in the study, only one received the comprehensive care recommended by the American Urology Association and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Receiving the recommended comprehensive care for high-grade bladder cancer is...

2011-07-11 20:27:35

A study at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center found that nearly all patients with high-grade, non-invasive bladder cancer are not receiving the guideline-recommended care that would best protect them from recurrence, a finding that researchers characterized as alarming. In fact, out of the 4,545 bladder cancer patients included in the study, only one received the comprehensive care recommended by the American Urology Association and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Receiving...

2010-12-15 00:00:43

According to Dr. Joel Gelman, an internationally recognized expert in urethral stricture disease and Director of the Center for Reconstructive Urology at UC, Irvine Medical Center, urethral strictures can now be cured with up to a 98+% success rate with urethral reconstruction, including novel techniques recently reported at the 2010 American Urological Association Western Section Meeting. However, Dr. Gelman noted that men with urethral strictures continue to be advised to have their...

2010-08-18 18:16:27

A number of resarch studies at Baylor College of Medicine are seeking participants. These studies are important because they help doctors and researchers uncover the disease process and find potential treatment and cures. A list of BCM research studies can be found at www.bcm.edu/clinicalstudies/. Among the studies listed: Older men with smoking history needed for bladder cancer screening study Men over the age of 60 who have smoked for at least 20 years are being asked to participate in a...


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Cystoscopy
2013-01-18 11:39:08

Cystoscopy is a medical procedure to explore the bladder with a cytoscope, a small camera with magnification. The bladder is accessed by the cytoscope through the urethra. This procedure is used as a diagnostic tool for the medical provider. Reasons for Procedure There are several complaints from patients that would make this procedure a consideration of the medical provider. Patients that present with chronic urinary tract infections, decrease in bladder control, abnormal urine...

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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.