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Voiding dysfunction after surgery

Submission deadline: 10 May 2022
Special Issue Editors
MiMi Oh, MD
Department of Urology, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Interests: Urology; Dysuresia
Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

We warmly invite you to contribute to the special issue of the Journal of Men’s Health regarding postoperative voiding dysfuction. Bladder dysfunction following pelvic surgery has been a common problem after pelvic surgery regardless of the type of surgery. Technical modifications and evolution of surgical methods from open surgery to laparoscopic surgery and finally robotic surgery have achieved better oncologic outcome but still voiding dysfunction remains to be one of the main morbidity. Therefore, the goal of this special issue is to update the comorbid voiding dysfunctions after pelvic surgery including the postoperative incidence and natural courses to clinicians and provide a comprehensive collection of original articles and reviews. This special issue is not limited to researchers in oncological surgery; you are also welcomed to submit any kind of voiding dysfunction associated with any surgeries.

Examples of topic include as below:

Acute urinary retention after colorectal surgery, gynecologic surgery, prostate surgery: incidence and clinical course, treatment: Urinary incontinence after colorectal surgery, gynecologic surgery, prostate surgery; incidence and clinical course, treatment. Voiding dysfunction after colorectal surgery, gynecologic surgery, prostate surgery: incidence and clinical course, treatment.

Voiding dysfunction
pelvic surgery
abdominal surgery
colorectal surgery
urinary incontinence
acute urinary retention
Manuscript Submission Information

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Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts will be thoroughly refereed through a double-blind peer-review process. Please visit the Instruction for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) in this open access journal is 1500 USD. Submitted manuscripts should be well formatted in good English.

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