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Female Sexual Dysfunction

February 21st, 2018
Female Sexual Dysfunction

Female sexual dysfunction (FSD) is a prevalent problem, afflicting approximately 40% of women. FSD can occur at any stage of life. It can be lifelong or be acquired later in life. It can occur only in certain sexual situations or in all sexual situations.

Interstitial cystitis Symptoms and Treatment

February 12th, 2018
Interstitial cystitis Symptoms and Treatment

Interstitial cystitis (IC) bladder pain syndrome (BPS) is a chronic bladder health issue. It is a feeling of pain and pressure in the bladder area. Along with this pain are lower urinary tract symptoms which have lasted for more than 6 weeks, without having an infection or other clear causes.

Prostate Cancer Clinical Research

January 29th, 2018
Prostate Cancer Clinical Research

Adult Pediatric Urology & Urogynecology, PC has many clinical research programs aimed at finding treatments for urinary disorders, including prostatitis and BPH.

The Medical Therapy of Prostate Symptoms (MTOPS) program is studying the results of medical therapy used to treat thousands of men with BPH in several research centers throughout the country.

What are prostate problems?

January 29th, 2018
What are prostate problems?

For men under 50, the most common prostate problem is prostatitis. For men over 50, the most common prostate problem is prostate enlargement. This condition is also called benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Older men are at risk for prostate cancer as well, but this disease is much less common than BPH.

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Prostate Cancer Causes

January 29th, 2018
Prostate Cancer Causes

On a basic level, prostate cancer is caused by changes in the DNA of a prostate cell. Scientists have made great progress in understanding how certain changes in DNA can make normal prostate cells grow abnormally and form cancers. DNA is the chemical in each of our cells that makes up our genes, the instructions for nearly everything our cells do.