Re: Eight-Hour Continuous Normothermic Ex Vivo Kidney Perfusion is a Safe Preservation Technique for Kidney Transplantation: A New Opportunity for the Storage, Assessment, and Repair of Kidney Grafts

J. M. Kaths, J. Echeverri, N. Goldaracena, K. S. Louis, Y. M. Chun, I. Linares, A. Wiebe, D. B. Foltys, P. M. Yip, R. John, I. Mucsi, A. Ghanekar, D. J. Bagli, D. R. Grant, L. A. Robinson and M. Selzner
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Multi-institutional review of outcomes and complications of robot-assisted laparoscopic extravesical ureteral reimplantation for treatment of primary vesicoureteral reflux in children

Robot-assisted laparoscopic extravesical ureteral reimplantation (RALUR-EV) has been proposed as a minimally invasive alternative to open ureteral reimplantation for correcting primary vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) in children. However, in the current literature there are conflicting data regarding the safety and efficacy of this approach. Amidst ongoing debate, we analyzed outcomes and complications from this procedure in a large, multi-institutional cohort.
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When is a Negative Prostate Biopsy Really Negative? Repeat Biopsies in Detection and Active Surveillance

Repeat biopsies are commonly performed in the diagnostic setting and increasingly for men on active surveillance. A prior study using SEER (Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results)-Medicare data reported that 11.8% of men with a negative prostate biopsy underwent repeat biopsy within 1 year and 38% did so within 5 years.1 A major problem is the significant sampling error with the traditional random systematic biopsy and the resulting lack of confidence that a negative biopsy is really negative.
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Re: Nitrofurantoin vs Other Prophylactic Agents in Reducing Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections in Adult Women: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

J. R. Price, L. A. Guran, W. T. Gregory and M. S. McDonagh
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