Category: Urology

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March 25, 2022

How an Intense Jet of Water Can Relieve an Enlarged Prostate

Aquablation may lessen side effects and recovery time for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Men's Health, Urology

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May 28, 2018

A Vasectomy Is Permanent, but Restoration of Fertility Is Possible

A urologist explains the vasectomy reversal procedure and its alternatives.

Sexual Health, Urology

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May 14, 2018

Scar Tissue Can Lead to Painful Erections

Repeated trauma from sex and physical activity can cause Peyronie’s disease.

Men's Health, Urology

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April 24, 2018

A Urologist Answers Questions About the No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasec...

This permanent birth control option is a popular one for men who are done having children—including the urologist who performs them.

Men's Health, Sexual Health, Urology

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January 23, 2018

Relief from Prostate Enlargement, Without Surgery

UNC Health Care is a leader in prostatic artery embolization (PAE), an outpatient procedure to help men with enlarged prostate.

Men's Health, Prostate Health, Urology

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November 15, 2017

I Pee When I Sneeze—What Can I Do About It?

Women don’t have to live with the inconvenience; treatment is available.

Urology, Women's Health

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