Update Series (2017) Lesson 38: The Metabolic Syndrome and Benign Urological Diseases
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At the conclusion of this continuing medical education activity, the participant will be able to define the metabolic syndrome and its components, recognize associations of the metabolic syndrome with benign urological diseases and understand the clinical effects of treating metabolic syndrome components on the associated urological conditions.
Brittney H. Cotta, MD
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J. Kellogg Parsons, MD, MHS
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Department of Urology, UC San Diego Health System
Division of Urologic Oncology, UC San Diego Moores Comprehensive Cancer Center
Section of Surgery, VA San Diego Healthcare System
La Jolla, California
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