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The long-term effect of doxazosin, finasteride, and combination therapy on the clinical progression of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
BACKGROUND Benign prostatic hyperplasia is commonly treated with alpha-adrenergic-receptor antagonists (alpha-blockers) or 5alpha-reductase inhibitors. The long-term effect of these drugs, singly orExpand
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Time trends in reported prevalence of kidney stones in the United States: 1976-1994.
BACKGROUND A body of evidence establishes that the occurrence of kidney stone disease has increased in some communities of industrialized countries. Information on recent temporal trends in theExpand
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Baseline factors as predictors of clinical progression of benign prostatic hyperplasia in men treated with placebo.
PURPOSE We analyzed data from the placebo arm of the MTOPS trial to determine clinical predictors of BPH progression. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 3,047 patients with LUTS were randomized toExpand
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Endometriosis of the urinary tract.
Endometriosis affects approximtely 15 per cent of women generally between the ages of twenty-five to forty-five.’ Endometriosis involving the urinary tract afflicts 1.2 per cent of that population.Expand
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Randomized multicenter clinical trial of myofascial physical therapy in women with interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome and pelvic floor tenderness.
PURPOSE We determined the efficacy and safety of pelvic floor myofascial physical therapy compared to global therapeutic massage in women with newly symptomatic interstitial cystitis/painful bladderExpand
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The Interstitial Cystitis Data Base Study: concepts and preliminary baseline descriptive statistics.
OBJECTIVES To describe the design, patient population, and data and specimen collection aspects of the interstitial Cystitis Data Base (ICDB) Study and to provide preliminary descriptive statisticsExpand
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A pilot clinical trial of oral pentosan polysulfate and oral hydroxyzine in patients with interstitial cystitis.
PURPOSE This pilot study was designed to evaluate the feasibility of a multicenter, randomized, clinical trial in interstitial cystitis (IC). Secondary objectives were to evaluate the safety andExpand
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Catastrophizing and pain-contingent rest predict patient adjustment in men with chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome.
UNLABELLED Cognitive/behavioral and environmental variables are significant predictors of patient adjustment in chronic pain. Using a biopsychosocial template and selecting several pain-relevantExpand
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Burch colposuspension versus fascial sling to reduce urinary stress incontinence.
BACKGROUND Many surgical procedures are available for women with urinary stress incontinence, yet few randomized clinical trials have been conducted to provide a basis for treatment recommendations.Expand
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