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EAU Baltic Meeting 2015: Urological progress in the Baltics

EAU Baltic Meeting 2015: Urological progress in the Baltics

The Baltic region has recorded remarkable progress in best practices and innovative research in urology and the advances are reflected in the work of both young and veteran urologists. “The Baltic region has shown notable progress and this has...

10th SEEM: Best Poster and Video Awards

Research on sex reassignment surgery and female urology won the top prizes for Best Poster presentations at the EAU 10th South Eastern European Meeting (SEEM) which ended today in Belgrade, Serbia. Research on sex reassignment surgery and female urology...

10th SEEM: New imaging tools in superficial bladder cancer

New imaging tools in the diagnosis and management of superficial bladder cancer have in recent years emerged, but their potentials have yet to be proven with strong data, according to Prof. Gunter Janetschek (AT) who spoke at the second-day...
Rationale for salvage LND in prostate cancer

10th SEEM: Rationale for salvage LND in prostate cancer

Salvage lymph node dissection in locally advanced prostate cancer is a viable option but requires careful patient selection and the use of suitable imaging techniques, according to Prof. Bob Djavan (AT) during the EAU lecture he presented at the...
Active surveillance in small renal masses

10th SEEM: Active surveillance in small renal masses

Active surveillance in the management of small renal masses offers benefits particularly for elderly patients and those with co-morbidities for which aggressive treatment options are replete with life-threatening risks. “Active surveillance can be an option in managing small renal...
New developments in prostate biopsy

10th SEEM: New developments in prostate biopsy

There are new options that may improve prostate tumour detection but the cautionary tone of current guidelines and prohibitive costs are among the factors that limit the widespread use of these new technologies in prostate cancer detection and biopsy....