Men's Health Information Center
Men who have sex with men have an increased risk of meningococcal disease, however, this risk is under-ascertained and improved surveillance is needed.
Odds of choosing screening up for men with family history, African descent, low socioeconomic status.
Men had larger reductions in metabolic syndrome Z-score, C-peptide, fat mass, heart rate.
REM sleep behavior disorder is commonly seen in older men, and symptoms include violent muscle movements or fighting during the night.
Cases of prostate biopsies resulting in the spread of cancerous cells are rare.
A form of male birth control called Vasalgel, which works by injecting a polymer gel into the vas deferens, is being developed in the United States.
Testosterone therapy is recommended in men with hypogonadism to correct symptoms of testosterone deficiency. Men who are otherwise healthy do not need to be screened for hypogonadism.
LGBT practice management includes routine cancer screening in accordance with current guidelines.
A urologist did not communicate a patient's abnormal PSA test result because the patient switched to another urologist.
Dr. B, 57, was a urologist with a busy private practice. One of his patients was Mr. O, 69, who had an abnormal PSA result.
Dr. L, 68, was busy. His urology practice was booming and he felt compelled to shuffle patients in and out quickly. As a sole practitioner for close to 30 years, he had specific ideas of how he wanted his office to run.