TITLE

Urology for People: What's Up in Urology Journal, Winter 2010?

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Urology Journal;Nov2010, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
The article presents abstracts on medical topics regarding urology, which include the surgical treatment options for kidney stone removal, the extensive care needed by a patient after a kidney transplant, and the therapeutic uses of the antidepressant fluoxetine, which can help men with premature ejaculation.
ACCESSION #
48637379

 

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