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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

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Bladder Stones Symptom, Diagnosis and Treatment

Published: February 19, 2015

Bladder Stones Symptom, Diagnosis and Treatment Bladder stones (also referred to as urolithiasis in sophisticated medical terms) is a fairly common condition that can greatly compromise the overall quality of life. The chemical composition of the stones vary from Calcium phosphate to uric acid and pigment stones. It is imperative to mention that all bladder … Continue reading Bladder Stones Symptom, Diagnosis and Treatment

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Feb

Transperineal Biopsy of the Prostate

Transperineal Biopsy of the Prostate

Published: February 18, 2015

Transperineal Biopsy of the Prostate Research indicates that the use of sophisticated diagnostic modalities is strongly associated with accurate diagnosis, prompt treatment and early return to normal functional status. However, when it comes to reproductive or sexual organs, extreme caution is needed to minimize the risk of tissue damage and organ dysfunction during invasive testing … Continue reading Transperineal Biopsy of the Prostate

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Feb

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Sexual Orientation

Published: February 17, 2015

Sexual Orientation Sexual orientation is a term used to describe one person’s sexual or romantic attraction to another person, whether from the same gender or opposite sex. The attractions are generally categorized as bisexuality, homosexuality, and heterosexuality. Asexuality is often identified as the fourth category.   Sexual Orientation Categories Bisexuality – Romantic or physical attraction … Continue reading Sexual Orientation

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Feb

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Lack of Sleep Effects

Published: February 16, 2015

Lack of Sleep Effects Whether you sleep more or less, it isn’t good for health. Let’s talk about sleep deprivation, which can have many dangerous side effects. The lack of sleep effects can make you feeling grumpy and foggy. Besides, it can affect your memory, weight, and looks. It won’t be wrong to say that … Continue reading Lack of Sleep Effects

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Feb

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Can a Vasectomy Be Reversed?

Published: February 13, 2015

Can a Vasectomy be Reversed? Many men which choose to have a vasectomy, do so because they are looking for a permanent method of birth control. However, just because you get a vasectomy doesn’t mean that it cannot be reversed later on, in case you decide to want to conceive children.   How Is a … Continue reading Can a Vasectomy Be Reversed?

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Feb

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Retrograde Ejaculation

Published: February 12, 2015

Retrograde Ejaculation In a normal situation, the semen ejects out of the urethra and penis when a man has an orgasm. But when the semen travels backward into the bladder instead of flowing out of the urethral opening, the condition is known as retrograde ejaculation. The tiny sphincter muscle that lies at the bladder entrance … Continue reading Retrograde Ejaculation

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Feb

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What is Anorgasmia?

Published: February 11, 2015

What is Anorgasmia? Anorgasmia is a condition in which a man or woman isn’t able to reach orgasm or experiences delayed orgasm despite sexual stimulation and excitement. A number of factors may contribute to a state of anorgasmia, which may be psychological or physiological in character, and cause problems in achieving orgasm. The inability to … Continue reading What is Anorgasmia?

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Feb

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What is Anejaculation?

Published: February 10, 2015

What is Anejaculation? Anejaculation is a condition in which a man is not able to release semen despite erection. In other words, it is a condition in which men are not able to ejaculate. This can result in a distressed state and affect your relationship with your partner.   Causes of Anejaculation Anejaculation is a … Continue reading What is Anejaculation?

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Feb

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Overactive Thyroid | Hyperthyroidism

Published: February 9, 2015

Overactive Thyroid An overactive thyroid disorder is caused when your thyroid makes and releases too many thyroid hormones into the body. Located at the front of your neck, the thyroid is crucial in the process of metabolism, which controls your heartbeat and even how fast you burn calories. It is estimated that women are five … Continue reading Overactive Thyroid | Hyperthyroidism

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Feb

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Urinary Retention

Published: February 6, 2015

Urinary Retention Urinary retention is a condition in which the bladder is unable to empty completely or even partially in some cases. In other words, if you are suffering from urinary retention, it means you are unable to either start urination or fully empty your bladder. A life-threatening medical emergency, acute urinary retention lasts only … Continue reading Urinary Retention

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