Urology is a branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the urinary tract of males and females, reproductive organs of males, as well as kidneys, ureters, bladder and prostate.
Urology is a wide-ranging speciality and deals with the diagnosis and treatment of conditions such as genitourinary cancers including prostate cancer, cystinosis including nephropathic cystinosis as well as benign prostatic hyperplasia, erectile dysfunction and kidney transplantation for end-stage renal disease.
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Merck and Pfizer Inc.have announced that the FDA has approved the supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for Bavencio (avelumab) for the maintenance treatment of patients with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma (UC) that has not progressed with first-line platinum-containing chemotherapy.
Myovant Sciences announced that its New Drug Application (NDA) for once-daily, oral relugolix (120 mg) for the treatment of men with advanced prostate cancer has been accepted for Priority Review by the FDA.
Genentech/Roche announced that the Phase III IPATential150 study with RG 7440 (ipatasertib) plus Zytiga (abiraterone) plus prednisone met its co-primary endpoint of radiographic progression-free survival (rPFS) in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) and whose tumors had PTEN loss.