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About drelist

Dr. Elist (James J. Elist, M.D.,F.A.C.S., F.I.C.S.), has been in private practice in Beverly Hills, California since 1982 specializing in Urology. Dr Elist ‘s major interests (sub specialties) include impotency, male sexual dysfunction, infertility and Male Enhancement Procedures(Penile Enlargement and Testicular Enlargement).

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Feb

Complications of Prostate Biopsy

Complications of Prostate Biopsy

Published: February 16, 2018

Complications of Prostate Biopsy Transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy is usually an uncomplicated procedure, often performed in an office setting with only local anesthesia. Antibiotics are used as prophylaxis before the procedure, further reducing the rate of complications like urosepsis and prostatitis. So what can be the Complications of Prostate Biopsy? Urinary tract infection is the most … Continue reading Complications of Prostate Biopsy

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Feb

Religion and Sexual Ethics

Published: February 15, 2018

Religion and Sexual Ethics The religions of the world all have different opinions and tolerances of sexual acts and performances. As humankind becomes more accepting, and broadens its’ horizons regarding sexual ethics, religions have adapted their stance on such subjects. The study of religion and ethics in regards to sexuality is paramount because they have … Continue reading Religion and Sexual Ethics

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Feb

Is Prostate Self-Exam Safe and Accurate?

Is Prostate Self-Exam Safe and Accurate?

Published: February 13, 2018

Is Prostate Self-Exam Safe and Accurate? Prostate self-exam is similar to a digital rectal exam performed in the doctor’s office. In fact, if you decided to examine your prostate, wear a latex glove and use a safe lubricant as you insert your finger into the rectum. Gently sweep the prostate with your finger, finding the … Continue reading Is Prostate Self-Exam Safe and Accurate?

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Feb

Prostate Biopsy checking prostate cancer

Are There Alternatives to Prostate Biopsy?

Published: February 12, 2018

Are There Alternatives to Prostate Biopsy? Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men in the United States. In 2018, experts anticipate over 165,000 new diagnoses with  approximately 29,000 deaths from prostate cancer. Men living in the United States have a risk of developing prostate cancer over their lifetimes estimated at one in six. … Continue reading Are There Alternatives to Prostate Biopsy?

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Feb

What is nymphomania?

What is nymphomania?

Published: February 9, 2018

What is nymphomania? There is a long-standing debate in the medical community if in fact, nymphomania(also known as compulsive sexual behavior) is a mental illness. The term nymphomaniac is antiquated in the medical field. Now, those who embody nymphomaniac traits are referred to as those with hypersexuality or sex addicts. The uncontrollable nature of a … Continue reading What is nymphomania?

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Feb

Sex and Spirituality

Sex and Spirituality

Published: February 8, 2018

Sex and Spirituality There is a strong, undeniable link between sex and spirituality. So much so, our linguistics proves it: libido (the sexual drive to reproduce in humans) translates to “life force.” Although the act of sex can be merely physical, sexuality and how its role in our life (and society) is vital: It’s a … Continue reading Sex and Spirituality

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Feb

Natural Remedies for Hyper Sexuality

Natural Remedies for Hyper Sexuality

Published: February 7, 2018

Natural Remedies for Hyper Sexuality Our knowledge of Eastern medicine has grown in rapid pace over the past 20 years. Our fascination about homeopathic alternatives has become apparent in our everyday lives. As we continue our discussion on hypersexuality, we take a look at natural remedies and treatments to help symptoms associated with compulsive sexual … Continue reading Natural Remedies for Hyper Sexuality

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Feb

Fertility Clinic Success Rates

Fertility Clinic Success Rates

Published: February 6, 2018

Fertility Clinic Success Rates : IVF Since 1992, reporting of IVF (in vitro fertilization) success rates has been federally mandated. IVF is a method of helping a woman conceive a child. During the IVF process, an egg is removed from a woman’s ovaries, fertilized outside of the body, and then put back into her womb. … Continue reading Fertility Clinic Success Rates

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Feb

Penis odor and possible diseases

Penis odor and possible diseases

Published: February 5, 2018

Penis odor and possible diseases Penis odor isn’t unusual – often it can be eliminated with good hygiene and breathable fabric. Men who are uncircumcised may develop skin cell buildup underneath their foreskin due to poor hygiene, which can lead to infection. Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) can also cause an odor. However, if you feel … Continue reading Penis odor and possible diseases

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Feb

Ejaculation Frequency and Prostate Cancer: Is There a Relationship?

Published: February 2, 2018

Ejaculation Frequency and Prostate Cancer: Is There a Relationship? Several large studies have demonstrated a link between high ejaculation frequency and reduced rates of prostate cancer. On study done at Harvard followed over 29,000 men between the ages of 46 and 81, who reported their average number of ejaculations per month, including nocturnal emissions, masturbation, … Continue reading Ejaculation Frequency and Prostate Cancer: Is There a Relationship?

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