Juan Ignacio Caicedo

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OBJECTIVES To determine safety, efficacy, and improvement in patient's quality of life (QoL) with 180-W green light laser prostate photovaporization in medium-term follow-up. METHODS Observational descriptive analysis. All the patients who were treated with photoselective vaporization with potassium titanyl phosphate crystal 180-W green laser between(More)
OBJECTIVES To estimate the frequency of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in a daily urology practice and to determine its association with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and erectile dysfunction (ED). MATERIAL AND METHODS A retrospective study was conducted. Data from all male patients aged ≥40 years who attended our outpatient urology clinic from 2010 to(More)
OBJECTIVES To determine the impact of rectal swabs (RSs) on infectious complications (IC) following prostate biopsy (PB). METHODS A retrospective cohort study was conducted including all patients subjected to PB between 2009 and 2013. Group B consisted of patients with a RS and group A of patients without. RS reported the presence of gram-positive or(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency of lymph node involvement in patients with clinically localised prostate adenocarcinoma who had radical prostatectomy and extended pelvic lymphadenectomy. MATERIAL AND METHODS A prospective observational study was conducted on 137 patients with clinically localised prostate cancer of low, intermediate or high risk(More)
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