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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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Sep

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Painful Periods – Can Combined Oral Contraceptive Pill Help?

Published: September 29, 2017

Painful Periods – Can Combined Oral Contraceptive Pill Help? Painful menstruation (also known as dysmenorrhea) is a serious condition that affects a large population of adult women, up to 50 to 75% according to new estimates. Moderate to severe pain during menstruation can take a huge toll of mental, physical and emotional health. Although, there … Continue reading Painful Periods – Can Combined Oral Contraceptive Pill Help?

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Sep

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Embolization And Surgery – What Treatment Option To Choose For Fibroids Management

Published: September 27, 2017

Embolization And Surgery – What Treatment Option To Choose For Fibroids Management Fibroids are non-cancerous growth that originate within the uterus and may present with a variety of symptoms such as heavy menstrual bleeding, painful periods and infertility. Unfortunately, uterine fibroids occur very frequently in women with reproductive aged group. According to latest estimates, as … Continue reading Embolization And Surgery – What Treatment Option To Choose For Fibroids Management

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Sep

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Prostate Cancer Androgen Deprivation Therapy And Depression

Published: September 26, 2017

Prostate Cancer Androgen Deprivation Therapy And Depression Prostate cancer is a fairly common malignancy in males that is associated with a wide range of psychological, sexual and reproductive complications. There are several therapeutic options available to address prostate malignancy such as surgical removal, radiotherapy, chemotherapy. Hormone therapy and others. Each therapeutic regimen is associated with … Continue reading Prostate Cancer Androgen Deprivation Therapy And Depression

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Sep

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How To Kill Prostate Cancer Cells Without Harming Healthy Cells

Published: September 25, 2017

How To Kill Prostate Cancer Cells Without Harming Healthy Cells Cancer refers to uncontrolled and unregulated growth of cells that are not only non-functional but also deprives normal cells from valuable resources for growth and function. In the last few decades, researchers and investigators have discovered different treatment options to address cancer development and growth; … Continue reading How To Kill Prostate Cancer Cells Without Harming Healthy Cells

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Sep

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What Causes Testicular Itch?

Published: September 22, 2017

What Causes Testicular Itch? Itchy balls or itchy testicles is an uncomfortable condition that is characterized by an uncontrolled desire to scratch the balls. In most cases, itching only makes the scratching worse. There are several health issues that may present with testicular itch; some of which may warrant an urgent or emergent treatment. Common … Continue reading What Causes Testicular Itch?

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Sep

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Could A Breast Cancer Drug Reduce The Risk Of Prostate Cancer?

Published: September 21, 2017

Could A Breast Cancer Drug Reduce The Risk Of Prostate Cancer? According to a new research study, co-administration of hormone therapy with a drug that treats breast cancer can reduce the risk of developing prostate cancer. The research also suggests that this combination can also slow down the progression of prostate malignancy; while also reducing … Continue reading Could A Breast Cancer Drug Reduce The Risk Of Prostate Cancer?

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Sep

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Possible Causes Of White Pubic Hair

Published: September 20, 2017

Possible Causes Of White Pubic Hair If you find a white pubic hair, don’t panic! White pubic hair are most probably due to physiological aging and should not cause any worry. Nonetheless, it can also be a result of other underlying health issues that demands medical attention. What Causes White Pubic Hair? This article enlists … Continue reading Possible Causes Of White Pubic Hair

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Sep

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Sperm Morphology – Tests And Results

Published: September 19, 2017

Sperm Morphology – Tests And Results The morphology of sperm refers to the shape, size and appearance of sperms. It is imperative to mention that sperm morphology is one of the key determinants of male fertility. What Is The Sperm Morphology? Sperm cells are not all identical or look exactly the same, but minor differences … Continue reading Sperm Morphology – Tests And Results

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Sep

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PSA Screening Can Lower Mortality

Published: September 18, 2017

PSA Screening Can Lower Mortality Screening of prostate cancer by evaluation of PSA levels (prostatic specific antigen) can lower mortality due to prostate cancer according to a new research. This finding is important as it goes against the current prostate cancer guidelines devised by USPSTF (or United States Preventive Services Task Force). Current guidelines suggest … Continue reading PSA Screening Can Lower Mortality

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Sep

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Hypoactive Sexual Disorder | Epidemiology, Causes & Management

Published: September 15, 2017

Hypoactive Sexual Disorder | Epidemiology, Causes & Management Hypoactive sexual disorder is a fairly common condition that affects women of all age groups. Unfortunately, the conditions remain undiagnosed or underdiagnosed as sexual interactions are a private matter and a lot of couples are reluctant to discuss bedroom issues with their doctors and caregivers. According to … Continue reading Hypoactive Sexual Disorder | Epidemiology, Causes & Management

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