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After Prostate Surgery, Sexual Health Declines

According to a recent poll, sexual health, in men, is worse than expected in about 50 percent of men who have had surgery for prostate cancer. It seems that as incontinence increases, sexual function decreases. A questionnaire was was filled … Continue reading

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Surgical Placement of Mesh to Repair POP Poses Risks

FDA NEWS RELEASE FDA: Surgical placement of mesh to repair pelvic organ prolapse poses risks Agency says other options may expose women to less risk than transvaginal procedure The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued an updated safety communication … Continue reading

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Getting a Second Opinion

By Amy E. Rosenman, MD Dr. Rosenman is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the UCLA School of Medicine and is in private practice in Santa Monica, California. Should you get a second opinion? It is always a good idea to … Continue reading

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