class="pagetitle"> Urology

Making Sex Comfortable Again After Menopause: Laser Treatment for the Vagina

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Presented by: Eric Sokol, MD Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology October 19, 2016 When production levels of the female sex hormone estrogen drop, many women experience vaginal atrophy—a condition in which the vaginal tissues become thinner, drier, less elastic, and more fragile. Hormonal changes stem from menopause but also can be caused by childbirth and [...]

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Advancing the Standard of Care for Prostate Cancer

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Introduction: Eila Skinner, MD Chair of the Department of Urology Stanford University Medical Center September 6, 2014 Sheraton Hotel, Palo Alto Watch the video Prostate cancer tends to be relatively slow-growing, which means that it typically takes a number of years to become large enough to be detected and even longer to spread beyond the [...]

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Pelvic Pain

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Presented by: Jennifer Hah, MD, MS Instructor, Division of Pain Medicine Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine Stanford University Medical Center February 20, 2014 Watch the video Because the pelvis is such a large and complex area, pelvic pain can be diffuse and difficult to isolate. It can remain localized at its source, or [...]

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Cure for Leaks! Urinary Incontinence in Women

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Presented by: Bertha Chen, MD Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology Co-Chief, Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery Stanford University Medical Center April 11, 2012 Watch the video Most people can easily control the where and when of going to the bathroom, but more than one-third of women have a condition that prevents them from storing and releasing [...]

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