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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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Oct

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Premature Baldness In Men, Genetics And Risk Of Developing Prostate Disease

Published: October 26, 2017

Premature Baldness In Men, Genetics And Risk Of Developing Prostate Disease Thinning of hair or baldness is often attributed as an age-related condition; however, some men tend to get bald at a much younger age. This premature loss of hair is linked to various illness and physical characteristics. Though, it is already confirmed that premature … Continue reading Premature Baldness In Men, Genetics And Risk Of Developing Prostate Disease

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Oct

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Fibroid Treatment Is Often Delayed Due To Lack Of Knowledge

Published: October 25, 2017

Fibroid Treatment Is Often Delayed Due To Lack Of Knowledge According to a new study, most women who suffer from uterine fibroid are unaware of the treatment options and fear of treatment often discourage them from seeking help. This inference was drawn from a new study conducted on 1,000 US women. Uterine fibroid is benign … Continue reading Fibroid Treatment Is Often Delayed Due To Lack Of Knowledge

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Oct

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Male Breast Cancers – What Should You Know About It?

Published: October 24, 2017

Male Breast Cancers – What Should You Know About It? Male breast cancers or malignancy of breast are rare occurrence. Most cases are reported in elderly males (over 65 years of age), but it can also occur in younger males. As we are celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it is important to equally pay attention … Continue reading Male Breast Cancers – What Should You Know About It?

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Oct

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What Should You Know About Prostate Nodules?

Published: October 23, 2017

What Should You Know About Prostate Nodules? Prostate nodule as the name suggests, refers to formation of a firm swelling on the surface of prostate gland. It may be asymptomatic or may present with long standing pelvic pain and urinary tract infection. Prostate nodules can also present in the setting of prostate malignancy or prostatitis. … Continue reading What Should You Know About Prostate Nodules?

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Oct

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New Microscopic Techniques Can Identify Best Sperm Cells

Published: October 20, 2017

New Microscopic Techniques Can Identify Best Sperm Cells As per Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) research, more than 10% women in United States, aging in between 15 to 44, struggle to conceive or maintain successful pregnancy. Assisted reproductive technology (ART) is a method of fusing sperm cells and eggs outside the body. Once … Continue reading New Microscopic Techniques Can Identify Best Sperm Cells

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Oct

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Drug Resistant Gonorrhea – What Should You Know About It?

Published: October 19, 2017

Drug Resistant Gonorrhea – What Should You Know About It? Are you aware that gonorrhea affects 700,000 US adults each year? Gonorrhea is reportedly one of the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States. According to latest publication of Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this disease has been found to be resistant … Continue reading Drug Resistant Gonorrhea – What Should You Know About It?

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Oct

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Breast Dimpling – Causes And Management

Published: October 18, 2017

Breast Dimpling – Causes And Management For long, doctors recommended women to perform periodic self-examination of the breast to look for lumps, masses and irregularities within the breast tissue. However, as of 2009, there has been a revision in this recommendation by Preventive Task Force, United States. This revision was made because experts suggested that breast … Continue reading Breast Dimpling – Causes And Management

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Oct

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Armpit Lumps Causes, Diagnosis, And Treatment

Published: October 17, 2017

Armpit Lumps Causes, Diagnosis, And Treatment Lumps in the armpit region are usually caused by formation of glandular enlargement or swelling of lymph nodes in the axillary region. There are several other factors that may lead to the formation of armpit lumps and may warrant treatment. What Causes Armpit Lumps? Most lumps are caused by … Continue reading Armpit Lumps Causes, Diagnosis, And Treatment

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Oct

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Prostate Cancer And Dogs

Published: October 16, 2017

Prostate Cancer And Dogs Prostate cancer is a serious malignancy that affects hundreds of males each year. According to latest estimates, more than 2,33,000 cases of prostate cancer malignancy will be detected each year in the US. Traditional screening methods such as digital rectal examination, are often considered as reliable screening tools to detect prostate … Continue reading Prostate Cancer And Dogs

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Oct

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Simple Urine Test For Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

Published: October 13, 2017

Simple Urine Test For Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Prostate cancer is a common cause of morbidity and mortality in men. Over the years, scientists have developed numerous ways to simplify the diagnostic and treatment protocols for the management of prostate cancer in men to ensure early detection and management of cancer. In a latest series of … Continue reading Simple Urine Test For Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

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