Update Series (2016) Lesson 24: Consequences and Medicinal Uses of Cannabis in Urological Patients
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Ari M. Bergman, MD
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Brian F. Dinerman, MD
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Jeffrey P. Weiss, MD, FACS
Disclosures: Pfizer, Ferring, Allergan, Astellas, Elsevier and Vantia: Consultant/Advisor
Department of Urology
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Brooklyn, New York
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