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Category: Urology

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September 5, 2018 By Tom Sowders

Prostatitis: Podcast Episode 8

Did you know that half of all men will experience prostatitis at some point in their lives? Prostatitis is a painful condition involving inflammation and in rarer cases infection of the groin, including the prostate, penis, testicles, perineum and/or rectum. Not only is it terribly uncomfortable; it can be a little scary. We asked UNC…

Health, Men's Health, Prostate, Urology

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Sad man looking out a window

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, Urology

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Man sitting on edge of bed looking sad while female partner is in the background

April 18, 2018

Don’t Ignore Erectile Dysfunction

It’s not just bad for your sex life. It can signal life-threatening conditions.

Men's Health, Urology

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William Kim

February 11, 2014

UNC study reveals potential route to bladder cancer diagnostics, tr...

Researchers at the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center found that bladder cancer subtypes are genetically similar to breast cancer subtypes.

Cancer, Studies, Treatment, Urology

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