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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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Mar

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Cystoscopy and Ureteroscopy

Published: March 5, 2015

Cystoscopy and Ureteroscopy In cystoscopy, the doctor examines the inside of the urethra and bladder for problems using a cystoscope, which is a thin instrument with light and lens at the tip. The cystoscope is inserted into the urethra. The small lens of the cystoscope magnifies the inner lining of the bladder and urethra, which … Continue reading Cystoscopy and Ureteroscopy

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Mar

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Zinc Supplement Use and Risks of Prostate Cancer

Published: March 4, 2015

Zinc Supplement Use and Risks of Prostate Cancer There is a high concentration of zinc in the prostate compared to other soft tissues in the body. Several research studies claim that zinc can help in the suppression of prostate cancer cell growth. It is also known to inhibit prostate tumor cell invasion. However, some studies … Continue reading Zinc Supplement Use and Risks of Prostate Cancer

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Mar

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Advantages of Robotic Surgery

Published: March 3, 2015

Advantages of Robotic Surgery The latest development in the field of medical technology has resulted in the advent of surgical robots. In simple terms, robotic surgery requires a small medical team, including one surgeon, one anesthesiologist, and one nurse, with the doctor sitting at a computer console using the surgical robot to perform operations from … Continue reading Advantages of Robotic Surgery

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Mar

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Health Benefits of Natural Foods

Published: March 2, 2015

Health Benefits of Natural Foods An increasing number of people are now shifting to natural foods, which are shown to have multiple health benefits. Fruits and vegetables are rich in essential vitamins, minerals, and fiber, which play a vital role in keeping your health and fitness levels and protecting you from chronic diseases. People who … Continue reading Health Benefits of Natural Foods

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Feb

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Erectile Dysfunction Predicts Cardiovascular Disease

Published: February 27, 2015

Erectile Dysfunction Predicts Cardiovascular Disease Research reveals that erectile dysfunction is more than a sexual disease today. It is now linked to cardiovascular disease as well. According to a 2005 study conducted by Austria’s Department of Urology and Andrology, moderate to severe erectile dysfunction may be one of the initial signs of heart disease or … Continue reading Erectile Dysfunction Predicts Cardiovascular Disease

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Feb

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What is Sperm Banking

Published: February 26, 2015

What is Sperm Banking Also known as semen storage or sperm cryopreservation, sperm banking is a form of collection and storage of semen. Sperm banks are specialized facilities that store human sperm from donors. The stored semen can then be used for achieving pregnancies through the process of artificial insemination. Sperm banks also benefit single … Continue reading What is Sperm Banking

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Feb

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What Urine Color Says About Your Health

Published: February 25, 2015

What Urine Color Says About Your Health From light straw to brown ale, and many shades in between, urine may have a range of colors, depending on your health. The color of your urine can tell a lot about your health, and it would help to closely monitor the color of your pee to ensure … Continue reading What Urine Color Says About Your Health

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Feb

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Vacuum Devices for Erectile Dysfunction Treatment

Published: February 24, 2015

Vacuum Devices for Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Erectile dysfunction is a fairly common condition that affects the functional capacity of an adult male to maintain and sustain penile erection during the act of intercourse. According to latest estimates (1), the prevalence of ED is approximately 2% in young adult males; however, the risk increases steadily with … Continue reading Vacuum Devices for Erectile Dysfunction Treatment

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Feb

Long Term Complications of Diabetes

Long Term Complications of Diabetes

Published: February 23, 2015

Long Term Complications of Diabetes Diabetes is the most disabling and notorious metabolic condition that affects approximately 9.1% of the entire US population (1). This corresponds to about 29.1 million Americans according to the estimates of 2012. Unfortunately a fair chunk of this diabetic population (approximately 8.1 million individuals that include both children and adults) … Continue reading Long Term Complications of Diabetes

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Feb

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Mondor’s Disease of Penis

Published: February 20, 2015

Mondor’s Disease of Penis The importance of optimal penile health cannot be ignored in the maintenance of male reproductive as well as sexual functions. Unfortunately, it has been observed that the clinical diagnosis of diseases involving the genital organs is often delayed because most males find it embarrassing to see a doctor for such indications. … Continue reading Mondor’s Disease of Penis

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