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Current insights into chronic pelvic pain

Guest Editors
Jane Chalmers, PhD, BPhysio (Hons), University of South Australia, Australia
Amelia Mardon, PhD, BMedSci (Hons), Western Sydney University, Australia

Submission Status: Open until 3 March 2025

Artificial intelligence in prostate cancer diagnostics

Guest Editors
Haoru Wang, MD, Children’s Hospital of Chongqing Medical University, China
Peng Xue, PhD, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, China
Ravishankar Jayadevappa, PhD, MS, University of Pennsylvania, USA
David-Dan Nguyen, MDCM, MPH, University of Toronto, Canada

Submission Status: Open until 20 January 2025

Advances in prostate disease

Guest Editor
Ardalanejaz Ahmad, MD, FRCSC, University of Manitoba, Canada

Submission Status: Open until 6 September 2024

Robotic reconstructive surgery in urology

Guest Editors
Sachit Anand, MD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Niklas Pakkasjärvi, MD, PhD, FEAPU, Helsinki University Hospital, Finland

Submission Status: Open until 28 August 2024

Modern diagnostics and treatment modalities for urolithiasis

Guest Editor
Senol Tonyali, MD, FEBU, Department of Urology, Istanbul School of Medicine, Istanbul University, Turkiye

Submission Status: Open until 10 August 2024


Recent advances, opinions and management of hypospadias

Guest Editor:
Sachit Anand: Pediatric Surgeon-Urologist, Assistant Professor, All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Delhi, India

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