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EditorialForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Editorial Commentary on Draft of World Health Organization Sixth Edition Laboratory Manual for the Examination and Processing of Human Semen
Kandil H, Agarwal A, Saleh R, Boitrelle F, Arafa M, Vogiatzi P, Henkel R, Zini A, Shah R.
Received May 03, 2021; Accepted May 11, 2021
Published online Jun 11, 2021

Review ArticleForthcoming

Prostate diseases
Genomic Profiling of Prostate Cancer: An Updated Review
Hatano K, Nonomura N.
Received May 04, 2021; Revised June 02, 2021; Accepted June 13, 2021
Published online Jul 14, 2021

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Sperm Morphology Assessment in the Era of Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection: Reliable Results Require Focus on Standardization, Quality Control, and Training
Agarwal A, Sharma R, Gupta S, Finelli R, Parekh N, Panner Selvam MK, Henkel R, Durairajanayagam D, Pompeu C, Madani S, Belo A, Singh N, Covarrubias S, Darbandi S, Sadeghi R, Darbandi M, Vogiatzi P, Boitrelle F, Simopoulou M, Saleh R, Arafa M, Majzoub A, Kandil H, Zini A, Ko E, Alvarez JG, Martinez M, Ramsay J, Jindal S, Busetto GM, Sallam H, Maldonado I, Anagnostopoulou C, Alves MG, Sengupta P, Gilany K, Evenson DP, Lewis SE, Gosalvez J, Ambar RF, Shah R.
Received March 29, 2021; Revised April 21, 2021; Accepted May 09, 2021
Published online Jun 17, 2021

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
Ginseng for Erectile Dysfunction: A Cochrane Systematic Review
Lee HW, Lee MS, Kim TH, Alraek T, Zaslawski C, Kim JW, Moon DG.
Received April 26, 2021; Accepted May 03, 2021
Published online Jun 15, 2021

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Relevance of Leukocytospermia and Semen Culture and Its True Place in Diagnosing and Treating Male Infertility
Sharma R, Gupta S, Agarwal A, Henkel R, Finelli R, Parekh N, Saleh R, Arafa M, Ko E, Zini A, Tadros N, Shah R, Ambar RF, Elbardisi H, Sengupta P, Martinez M, Boitrelle F, Simopoulou M, Vogiatzi P, Gosalvez J, Kavoussi P, Kandil H, Palani A, Peña MR, Rajmil O, Busetto GM, Anagnostopoulou C, Micic S, Alves MG, Rocco L, Mostafa T, Alvarez JG, Jindal S, Sallam HN, Rosas IM, Lewis SE, AlSaid S, Altan M, Park HJ, Ramsay J, Parekattil S, Sabbaghian M, Tremellen K, Khalafalla K, Durairajanayagam D, Colpi GM.
Received March 31, 2021; Revised April 17, 2021; Accepted April 21, 2021
Published online Jun 09, 2021

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
Impact of Physical Exercise Program Interventions on Erectile Function and Cardiovascular Health in Males with Prostate Cancer
Chung E, Rhee H.
Received March 08, 2021; Revised April 28, 2021; Accepted May 07, 2021
Published online Jun 09, 2021

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
A Comprehensive Guide to Sperm Recovery in Infertile Men with Retrograde Ejaculation
Gupta S, Sharma R, Agarwal A, Parekh N, Finelli R, Shah R, Kandil H, Saleh R, Arafa M, Ko E, Simopoulou M, Zini A, Rajmil O, Kavoussi P, Singh K, Ambar RF, Elbardisi H, Sengupta P, Martinez M, Boitrelle F, Alves MG, Khalafalla K, Roychoudhury S, Busetto GM, Gosalvez J, Tadros N, Palani A, Rodriguez MG, Anagnostopoulou C, Micic S, Rocco L, Mostafa T, Alvarez JG, Jindal S, Sallam H, Rosas IM, Lewis SE, AlSaid S, Altan M, Park HJ, Ramsay J, Parekattil S, Sabbaghian M, Tremellen K, Vogiatzi P, Gilani MA, Evenson DP, Colpi GM.
Received March 31, 2021; Revised April 23, 2021; Accepted April 30, 2021
Published online Jun 01, 2021

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
Consequences of Anabolic-Androgenic Steroid Abuse in Males; Sexual and Reproductive Perspective
Corona G, Rastrelli G, Marchiani S, Filippi S, Morelli A, Sarchielli E, Sforza A, Vignozzi L, Maggi M.
Received February 19, 2021; Revised April 05, 2021; Accepted April 05, 2021
Published online Jun 01, 2021

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Genitourinary Infections Related to Circumcision and the Potential Impact on Male Infertility
Punjani N, Basourakos SP, Nang QG, Lee RK, Goldstein M, Alukal JP, Li PS.
Received March 15, 2021; Revised April 08, 2021; Accepted April 12, 2021
Published online May 18, 2021

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Sperm DNA Fragmentation: A Critical Assessment of Clinical Practice Guidelines
Agarwal A, Farkouh A, Parekh N, Zini A, Arafa M, Kandil H, Tadros N, Busetto GM, Ambar R, Parekattil S, Boitrelle F, Sallam H, Jindal S, Ko E, Simopoulou M, Park HJ, Sadighi MA, Saleh R, Ramsay J, Martinez M, Elbardisi H, Alvarez J, Colpi G, Gosalvez J, Evenson D, Shah R.
Received March 20, 2021; Revised April 05, 2021; Accepted April 07, 2021.
Published online April 21, 2021.

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Standardized Laboratory Procedures, Quality Control and Quality Assurance Are Key Requirements for Accurate Semen Analysis in the Evaluation of Infertile Male
Agarwal A, Sharma R, Gupta S, Finelli R, Parekh N, Selvam MK, Pompeu CP, Madani S, Belo A, Darbandi M, Singh N, Darbandi S, Covarrubias S, Sadeghi R, Arafa M, Majzoub A, Caraballo M, Giroski A, McNulty K, Durairajanayagam D, Henkel R.
Received February 20, 2021; Revised March 05, 2021; Accepted March 07, 2021.
Published online April 21, 2021.

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
Premature Ejaculation and Endocrine Disorders: A Literature Review
Coskuner ER, Ozkan B.
Received November 05, 2020; Revised February 06, 2021; Accepted February 09, 2021.
Published online March 22, 2021.

Review ArticleForthcoming

Healthy aging and anti-aging treatments
The Effect of Metformin on Male Reproductive Function and Prostate: An Updated Review
Tseng CH.
Received January 11, 2021; Revised January 18, 2021; Accepted January 22, 2021.
Published online March 9, 2021.

Review ArticleForthcoming

Healthy aging and anti-aging treatments
Rehabilitation Nutrition and Exercise Therapy for Sarcopenia
Kakehi S, Wakabayashi H, Inuma H, Inose T, Shioya M, Aoyama Y, Hara T, Uchimura K, Tomita K, Okamoto M, Yoshida M, Yokota S, Suzuki H.
Received November 27, 2020; Revised January 22, 2021; Accepted January 22, 2021.
Published online March 4, 2021.

Review ArticleForthcoming

Health promotion, disease prevention, and lifestyle
Anything New About Paternal Contribution to Reproductive Outcomes? A Review of The Evidence
Gonzalez D, Narasimman M, Best JC, Ory J, Ramasamy R.
Received August 04, 2020; Revised October 13, 2020; Accepted November 08, 2020.
Published online January 8, 2021.

Review ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Clinical Update on Home Testing for Male Fertility
Gonzalez D, Narasimman M, Best JC, Ory J, Ramasamy R.
Received July 21, 2020; Revised September 02, 2020; Accepted October 08, 2020.
Published online November 11, 2020.

Review ArticleForthcoming

Metabolic syndrome and related conditions
Macrophage and Adipocyte Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Obesity-Induced Metabolic Diseases
Wang L, Hu J, Zhou H.
Received September 03, 2020; Revised September 28, 2020; Accepted October 04, 2020.
Published online October 23, 2020.

Review ArticleForthcoming

Prostate diseases and male voiding dysfunctions
How to Prevent and Manage Post-Prostatectomy Incontinence: A Review
Schifano N, Capogrosso P, Tutolo M, Dehò F, Montorsi F, Salonia A.
Received June 20, 2020; Revised July 25, 2020; Accepted August 14, 2020.
Published online September 10, 2020.

Review ArticleForthcoming

Hormonal regulation of male reproduction and hypogonadism
How Does Androgen Deprivation Therapy Affect Mental Health Including Cognitive Dysfunction In Patients with Prostate Cancer?
Lee HH, Park S, Joung JY, Kim SH.
Received June 09, 2020; Revised June 25, 2020; Accepted July 03, 2020.
Published online July 21, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Prostate diseases and male voiding dysfunctions
Clinical Efficacy of Multi-Focal Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy in the Treatment of Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome: Prospective-Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study
Kim KS, Choi YS, Bae WJ, Cho HJ, Ha US, Hong SH, Lee JY, Han CH, Kim SW.
Received May 16, 2021; Revised June 27, 2021; Accepted July 03, 2021
Published online Jul 14, 2021

Original ArticleForthcoming

Prostate diseases and male voiding dysfunctions
Efficacy of Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy for the Treatment of Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome IIIb: A Prospective-Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study
Kim KS, Choi YS, Bae WJ, Cho HJ, Ha US, Hong SH, Lee JY, Ahn ST, Moon DG, Kim SW.
Received February 03, 2021; Revised May 12, 2021; Accepted May 25, 2021
Published online Jul 14, 2021

Original ArticleForthcoming

Prostate diseases and male voiding dysfunctions
Androgen Deprivation Therapy in Patients with Prostate Cancer is Associated with the Risk of Subsequent Alzheimer's Disease but not with Vascular Dementia
Kim JW, Kim DK, Lee HS, Park JY, Ahn HK, Ha JS, Lee D, Cho KS.
Received February 19, 2021; Revised May 11, 2021; Accepted May 31, 2021
Published online Jun 29, 2021

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
A Web-Based Global Educational Model for Training in Semen Analysis during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Agarwal A, Finelli R, Durairajanayagam D, Leisegang K, Sharma R, Gupta S, Singh N, Belo A, Darbandi M, Madani S, Covarrubias S, Darbandi S, Sadeghi R, Pompeu C, Boitrelle F, Kandil H, Saleh R, Arafa M, Vogiatzi P, Rosas IM, Anagnostopoulou C, Chockalingam A, Wirka KA, Sallam HN, Shah R, Henkel R.
Received May 04, 2021; Accepted May 20, 2021
Published online Jun 17, 2021

Original ArticleForthcoming

Health promotion, disease prevention, and lifestyle
Changing Trends in Sexual Debut Age in the Korean Internet Sexuality Survey
Park J, Park SH, Lee SJ, Song WH, Choi WS, Cho MC, Son H.
Received January 31, 2021; Revised May 18, 2021; Accepted May 23, 2021
Published online Jun 15, 2021

Original ArticleForthcoming

Hormonal regulation and hypogonadism
Seasonal Variations in Sex Steroids in a Young Male Population and Their Relationship with Plasma Levels of Vitamin D
Costanzo PR, Suárez SM, Kozak AE, Knoblovits P.
Received August 24, 2020; Revised May 25, 2021; Accepted April 30, 2021
Published online Jun 09, 2021

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Quality Assessment and Relevant Clinical Impact of Randomized Controlled Trials of Varicocele: Next Step to Good-Quality Randomized Controlled Trial of Varicocele Treatment
Kim KS, Chung JH, Park HJ, Shin WJ, Lee BH, Lee SW.
Received September 22, 2020; Revised February 27, 2021; Accepted March 13, 2021
Published online Jun 01, 2021

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
COVID Pandemic Impact on Healthcare Provision and Patient Psychosocial Distress: A Multi-National Cross-Sectional Survey among Asia-Pacific Countries
Chung E, Jiann BP, Nagao K, Hakim L, Huang W, Lee J, Lin H, Mai DB, Nguyen Q, Park HJ, Sato Y, Tantiwongse K, Yuan Y, Park K.
Received March 09, 2021; Revised April 28, 2021; Accepted April 29, 2021
Published online May 21, 2021

Original ArticleForthcoming

Prostate diseases and male voiding dysfunctions
Circ_0001686 Promotes Prostate Cancer Progression by Up-Regulating SMAD3/TGFBR2 via miR-411-5p
Pan J, Liu Z, Yang Z, Liang E, Fang C, Zhang D, Zhou X, Niu Y, Xin Z, Chen Y, Cai Q.
Received January 20, 2021; Revised February 28, 2021; Accepted March 02, 2021
Published online May 18, 2021

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
Efficacy and Safety of Penile Girth Enhancement Using Hyaluronic Acid Filler and the Clinical Impact on Ejaculation: A Multi-Center, Patient/Evaluator-Blinded, Randomized Active-Controlled Trial
Ahn ST, Shim JS, Bae WJ, Kim SW, Kim JJ, Moon DG.
Received January 25, 2021; Revised March 31, 2021; Accepted March 31, 2021.
Published online May 7, 2021.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Advanced Paternal Age and Sperm DNA Fragmentation: A Systematic Review
Gonzalez DC, Ory J, Blachman-Braun R, Nackeeran S, Best JC, Ramasamy R.
Received December 04, 2020; Revised February 15, 2021; Accepted March 04, 2021.
Published online April 16, 2021.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Effect of Phosphodiesterase-5 Inhibitors on the Treatment of Male Infertility: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Dong L, Zhang X, Yan X, Shen Y, Li Y, Yu X.
Received August 19, 2020; Revised September 04, 2020; Accepted October 08, 2020.
Published online February 24, 2021.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
Low Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Level as a Potential Risk Factor of Erectile Dysfunction in Elderly Men with Moderate to Severe Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Kim HS, Cho MC.
Received October 14, 2020; Revised January 07, 2021; Accepted January 13, 2021.
Published online February 17, 2021.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Prostate diseases and male voiding dysfunctions
A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials Comparing Buccal Mucosal Graft Harvest Site Non-Closure versus Closure in Patients Undergoing Urethral Reconstruction
Hwang EC, de Fazio A, Hamilton K, Bakker C, Pariser JJ, Dahm P.
Received October 02, 2020; Revised December 11, 2020; Accepted December 25, 2020.
Published online February 15, 2021.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Highly Cited Articles in the Field of Male Infertility and Antioxidants: A Scientometric Analysis
Agarwal A, Selvam MK, Baskaran S, Finelli R, Leisegang K, Barbăroșie C, Pushparaj PN, Robert KA, Ambar RF, Iovine C, Durairajanayagam D, Henkel R.
Received November 04, 2020; Revised December 14, 2020; Accepted January 02, 2021.
Published online February 8, 2021.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Hormonal regulation and hypogonadism
Compliance with Testosterone Replacement Therapy in Patients with Testosterone Deficiency Syndrome: A 10-Year Observational Study in Korea
Kang B, Noh M, Park HJ.
Received September 25, 2020; Revised October 27, 2020; Accepted November 10, 2020
Published online January 25, 2021.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
Efficacy and Safety of Mirodenafil Oro-Dispersible Film in Korean Patients with Erectile Dysfunction: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group, Multicenter, Phase IV Study
Lee SW, Son H, Lee SW, Cho KS, Moon DG, Yang DY, Chung WS, Suh JK, Park HJ, Min K, Moon KH, Park K, Park JK, Hyun JS, Yang SK.
Received August 20, 2020; Revised October 27, 2020; Accepted November 10, 2020
Published online January 21, 2021.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Health promotion, disease prevention, and lifestyle
Gender Differences in Osteoporosis: A Single-Center Observational Study
De Martinis M, Sirufo MM, Polsinelli M, Placidi G, Di Silvestre D, Ginaldi L.
Received June 08, 2020; Revised September 28, 2020; Accepted October 28, 2020
Published online November 26, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Effects of Semen Processing on Sperm Function: Differences between Swim-Up and Density Gradient Centrifugation
Hernández-Silva G, López-Torres AS, Maldonado-Rosas I, Mata-Martínez E, Larrea F, Torres-Flores V, Treviño CL, Chirinos M.
Received June 26, 2020; Revised August 21, 2020; Accepted October 21, 2020
Published online November 19, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
Impact of Sarcopenia on Erectile Function after Nerve-Sparing Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy
Mitsui Y, Sadahira T, Maruyama Y, Sato R, Rodrigo AG, Wada K, Araki M, Watanabe M, Watanabe T, Nasu Y.
Received March 10, 2020; Revised July 14, 2020; Accepted July 31, 2020
Published online November 16, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Metabolic syndrome and related conditions
Testosterone Protects Pancreatic β-cells from Apoptosis and Stress-Induced Accelerated Senescence
Kang SM, Jung HS, Kwon MJ, Lee SH, Park JH.
Received September 21, 2020; Revised October 06, 2020; Accepted October 19, 2020
Published online November 16, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
Oral Testofen, L-Citrulline, Resveratrol, and Caffeine Supplement Drink Improves Sexual Function in Men with Phosphodiesterase 5 Inhibitors: Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Crossover Pilot Study
Shirai M, Miyoshi Y, Ogasa T, Miyoshi M, Ishikawa K, Hiramatsu I, Uesaka Y, Nozaki T, Koyama T, Tsujimura A.
Received July 11, 2020; Revised September 24, 2020; Accepted October 05, 2020
Published online October 27, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Metabolic syndrome and related conditions
Cross Sectional Study among Intraocular Pressure, Mean Arterial Blood Pressure, and Serum Testosterone according to the Anthropometric Obesity Indices in Korean Men
Lee JS, Lee MH, Kim JH, Jo YJ, Shin JH, Park HJ.
Received April 13, 2020; Revised August 16, 2020; Accepted August 25, 2020
Published online September 17, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Health promotion, disease prevention, and lifestyle
Phosphodiesterase Type 5 Inhibitors and Risk of Skin Cancers in Men: A Meta-Analysis and Trial Sequential Analysis Involving 7,479,852 Subjects
Lu YP, Fan S, Liang Z, Song Y, Liu K, Zhou K, Wang X, Kang J, Yang Y, Liu X.
Received April 28, 2020; Revised June 29, 2020; Accepted August 02, 2020
Published online August 28, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Health promotion, disease prevention, and lifestyle
Estimating Maximal Oxygen Uptake from the Ratio of Heart Rate at Maximal Exercise to Heart Rate at Rest in Middle-Aged Men
Voutilainen A, Setti MO, Tuomainen TP.
Received April 01, 2020; Revised June 22, 2020; Accepted June 25, 2020
Published online July 21, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Spermatogenesis of Male Patients with Congenital Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism Receiving Pulsatile Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Therapy Versus Gonadotropin Therapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Wei C, Long G, Zhang Y, Wang T, Wang S, Liu J, Ma D, Liu X.
Received March 19, 2020; Revised June 10, 2020; Accepted June 16, 2020
Published online July 14, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Hormonal regulation of male reproduction and hypogonadism
Testosterone Replacement Therapy in Men with Untreated or Treated Prostate Cancer: Do We Have Enough Evidences?
Kim M, Byun SS, Hong SK.
Received February 11, 2020; Revised April 09, 2020; Accepted April 13, 2020
Published online June 25, 2020.

Original ArticleForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
How Can We Predict a Successful Outcome after Varicocelectomy in Painful Varicocele Patients? An Updated Meta-Analysis
Park JH, Pak K, Park NC, Park HJ.
Received August 18, 2019; Revised October 17, 2019; Accepted October 22, 2019
Published online December 3, 2019.

Letter to the EditorForthcoming

Male sexual health and dysfunction
COVID-19 and Erectile Dysfunction: Endothelial Dysfunction and Beyond
Sansone A, Jannini EA.
Received May 16, 2021; Accepted May 20, 2021
Published online Jun 07, 2021

Letter to the EditorForthcoming

Prostate diseases and male voiding dysfunctions
Cross Talk between the Ketogenic Diet and Metastatic Prostate Cancer Cells
Okechukwu CE.
Received February 18, 2021; Revised March 31, 2021; Accepted April 15, 2021
Published online April 15, 2020.

Letter to the EditorForthcoming

Male reproductive health and infertility
Letter to the Editor: How Can We Predict a Successful Outcome after Varicocelectomy in Painful Varicocele Patients? An Updated Meta-Analysis
Shin YS, Lee DS.
Received February 10, 2020; Revised February 14, 2020; Accepted March 11, 2020
Published online April 8, 2020.