Stem cells shown to restore erection capability in men with erectile dysfunction

European Association of Urology 22 March 2017 New clinical trial results show that stem cells can restore sufficient erectile function to allow previously impotent men to have spontaneous intercourse. This is the first time stem cell therapy has produced patients who have recovered sufficient erectile function to enable intercourse. This is an early trial, which…

EFFECTS OF STEM CELL TREATMENT IN HUMAN PATIENTS WITH PEYRONIE DISEASE

Effects of Stem Cell Treatment in Human Patients With Peyronie Disease Jason A. Levy, OMS III, MS; Melissa Marchand, PA-C; Leanne Iorio, OMS I; Gilles Zribi; Michael P. Zahalsky, MD Author Notes The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, October 2015, Vol. 115, e8-e13. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2015.124 Abstract Context: Peyronie disease (PD) is a connective tissue disorder…

Extracorporeal shock-wave therapy for treating chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a feasibility study and the first clinical results.

BJU Int. 2008 Sep;102(8):976-80. doi: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2008.07742.x. Epub 2008 May 28. Extracorporeal shock-wave therapy for treating chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a feasibility study and the first clinical results. Zimmermann R1, Cumpanas A, Hoeltl L, Janetschek G, Stenzl A, Miclea F. Author information 1Department of Urology, Elisabethinen Hospital, Linz, Austria. reinhold.zimmermann@gmx.de Abstract OBJECTIVE: To investigate the feasibility…

Low-energy extracorporeal shock wave therapy for chronic pelvic pain syndrome: finally, the magic bullet?

Eur Urol. 2009 Sep;56(3):425-6. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2009.03.075. Epub 2009 Apr 3. Low-energy extracorporeal shock wave therapy for chronic pelvic pain syndrome: finally, the magic bullet? Marszalek M, Berger I, Madersbacher S. Comment on Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome in males: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. [Eur Urol. 2009] Extracorporeal…

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome in males: a randomised, double-blind placebo-controlled study.

Eur Urol. 2010 Mar;57(3):e24; author reply e25. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2009.10.017. Epub 2009 Oct 17. Re: Reinhold Zimmermann, Alin Cumpanas, Florin Miclea, Günter Janetschek. Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome in males: a randomised, double-blind placebo-controlled study. Eur Urol 2009;56:418-24. Cai T, Bartoletti R. Comment on Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for…

Extracorporeal shock wave treatment for non-inflammatory chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a prospective, randomized and sham-controlled study.

Chin Med J (Engl). 2012 Jan;125(1):114-8. Extracorporeal shock wave treatment for non-inflammatory chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a prospective, randomized and sham-controlled study. Zeng XY1, Liang C, Ye ZQ.   1Department of Urology, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei 430030, China. Abstract BACKGROUND: Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS)…

Efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a randomized, controlled trial.

Efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a randomized, controlled trial. Vahdatpour B1, Alizadeh F, Moayednia A, Emadi M, Khorami MH, Haghdani S. 1Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran. Abstract Objectives. To investigate the effectiveness of extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT)…

Conditioned medium derived from mesenchymal stem cells culture as a intravesical therapy for cystitis interstitials.

Med Hypotheses. 2014 Mar 4. pii: S0306-9877(14)00098-X. doi: 10.1016/j.mehy.2014.02.027. [Epub ahead of print] Adamowicz J1, Pokrywczyńska M2, Drewa T3. Author information Abstract The treatment of Interstinal Cystitisis (IC) is still challenge for urologist. Available therapies do not result in long-term control of symptoms and do not provide pain relive to patients. Unique abilities of mesenchymal stem cells (MSC)…

INTRAVESICAL PENTOSAN POLYSULFATE ENCAPSULATED IN A LIPOSOME NANOCARRIER FOR INTERSTITIAL CYSTITIS

INTRAVESICAL PENTOSAN POLYSULFATE ENCAPSULATED IN A LIPOSOME NANOCARRIER FOR INTERSTITIAL CYSTITIS Elliot B. Lander MD, Jackie R. See MD INTRODUCTION: There is increasing data supporting glycosaminoglycan barrier restoration therapy for the treatment of Interstitial Cystitis (IC). Pentosan polysulfate (PP) has been used safely and extensively both orally and intravesically for glycosaminoglycan (GAG) barrier restoration therapy.…