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Clues to the Presence of Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) in an Older Male with Urinary Symptoms

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Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

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Description:

A male with a neurodegenerative disorder may have urological surgery such as transurethral resection of prostate (TURP) for bothersome genitourinary symptoms. A patient with multiple system atrophy (MSA) often has a better outcome with medical management than with urological surgery. Chandiramani et al listed clues that can identify a patient with MSA.

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