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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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Jul

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Surgical Menopause

Published: July 5, 2017

Surgical Menopause Menopause is a biological phase in every woman’s life which usually begins after 45 to 55 years of age and is characterized by cessation of menstrual cycles for a period of 12 months or more. With advancing age, the production of female reproductive hormones by ovaries (such as progesterone & estrogen that regulates … Continue reading Surgical Menopause

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Jul

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Types Of Prostatitis

Published: July 3, 2017

Types Of Prostatitis Prostatitis is condition that is characterized by inflammation of prostate gland along with characteristic symptoms of painful ejaculation and/or urination as well as pain in the lower back. Untreated prostatitis can result in serious complications therefore seeking medical assistance is very important. It is a very common health condition in American men … Continue reading Types Of Prostatitis

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Jun

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Vaginal Ring And HIV

Published: June 30, 2017

Vaginal Ring And HIV According to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, investigators suggested that vaginal ring can protect against HIV infection by the continual release of an antiretroviral drug. CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) speculates that over 1,218,400 individuals (aged 13 and above), in the US are victims … Continue reading Vaginal Ring And HIV

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Jun

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5 Home Remedies For Bacterial Vaginosis

Published: June 29, 2017

5 Home Remedies For Bacterial Vaginosis Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is acknowledged as one of the most common infections of vagina. In America, 1 in every 4 women has bacterial vaginosis with or without any prominent symptoms. The characteristic symptom of BV is fishy foul odor that comes from the vagina. Other symptoms may range from … Continue reading 5 Home Remedies For Bacterial Vaginosis

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Jun

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Updated Guidelines Of Pap Smear Test Can Minimize STI Screening

Published: June 28, 2017

Updated Guidelines Of Pap Smear Test Can Minimize STI Screening A study conducted at St. Michael’s Hospital revealed that the recent updates in the screening guidelines of cervical cancer from Cancer Care Ontario, has minimized the ratio of women undergoing STIs (Sexually Transmitted Infections) screening by up to 50%. This work was published in the … Continue reading Updated Guidelines Of Pap Smear Test Can Minimize STI Screening

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Jun

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Top Facts About Pap Smear

Published: June 27, 2017

Top Facts About Pap Smear Cervical cancer is characterized by the growth of cancerous cells in the lower region of uterus called cervix, which also serves as the exit route for the monthly flow of blood during menstrual cycle (or periods). Cervix has 2 sections containing 2 different cellular types: Endocervix: It is the innermost … Continue reading Top Facts About Pap Smear

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Jun

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A New Test To Identify The Need Of Chemotherapy In Testicular Cancer

Published: June 26, 2017

A New Test To Identify The Need Of Chemotherapy In Testicular Cancer Testicular cancer refers to malignancy of testicular cells. According to latest statistics, 1 in 263 men in US are likely to develop this malignancy at some point in their life. Usually men at 33 and above are more at risk of developing this … Continue reading A New Test To Identify The Need Of Chemotherapy In Testicular Cancer

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Jun

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Stages Of Prostate Cancer

Published: June 22, 2017

Stages Of Prostate Cancer All malignant lesions are usually categorized into stages that predict how aggressive the cancer is, and what will be its prognosis. These stages may be 1, 2, 3, and 4 and are much more complex than this simple classification. For the staging of prostate cancer, standards are set by American Joint … Continue reading Stages Of Prostate Cancer

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Jun

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Postmenopausal Bleeding

Published: June 21, 2017

Postmenopausal Bleeding Menopause is a biological phenomenon which occurs right after the woman stop having her periods for a year. Women in their 40’s or 50’s are more likely to experience menopause due to an evident fall in the levels of hormones. After menopause, normally bleeding does not occur anymore but at times many women … Continue reading Postmenopausal Bleeding

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Jun

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Leukoplakia – What Should You Know About It?

Published: June 20, 2017

Leukoplakia – What Should You Know About It? Leukoplakia is a condition that is characterized by the formation of white long-lasting patches that appear like resistant plaques on the gums, tongue and the lining of the mouth. Oral membrane irritating activities like smoking may serve as a contributing factor. Usually the symptoms associated with white … Continue reading Leukoplakia – What Should You Know About It?

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