Urology Updates

Urology Updates

Urology Updates is a new open access and open peer review* journal aiming to serve as a platform for researchers to explore enhanced exchange of scientific literature in the field of Urology. Open Peer Review allows immediate publication with transparency in peer review processing and avoids editorial bias.

Full-length research papers, short research papers (notes), reviews, Letters to the Editor, Observation articles and Null/Negative results as well are considered for publication, which could favor science.

  • Pediatric Urology
  • Urologic Oncology
  • Renal Transplantation
  • Male Infertility
  • Calculi
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Pelvic Outlet Relaxation Disorders
  • Voiding Disorders
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Various relevant specialties of Urology

Notification: Call for Papers

Researchers are cordially invited to contribute manuscripts for our upcoming issue of the journal. You may send your manuscripts as an Email attachment to urology@oprscience.org

  • POMARA Giorgio, Department of Urology, Pisa University, Italy
  • Antonio Luigi Pastore, Faculty of Pharmacy and Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  • Matthias Stope, Department of Urology, University Medicine Greifswald, Germany
  • Ahmed Fahmy, Urology Department, Alexandria University, Egypt
  • Antonio Simone Laganà, Department of Human Pathology in Adulthood and Childhood “G. Barresi”, University of Messina, Italy
  • Antonio Carbone, Department of Medico Surgical Sciences and Biotechnologies, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  • Murat AKAND,Department of Urology, Selcuk University, Turkey
  • Divakar Dalela, Department of Urology, King George’s Medical University, India
  • Roberto Passera, San Giovanni Battista University Hospital, Italy
  • Anup Kumar, Department of Urology, University of Central Florida College of Medicine and Global Robotics Institute, USA
  • Sudhir Isharwal, Division of Urology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA
  • Li Zhang, Department of Urology, Anhui Medical University (AHMU) , China
  • Charles Osterberg, Department of Urology, University of California, USA
  • Shu-Pin Huang, Department of Urology, Kaohsiung Medical University & Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
  • Pawel Kroll, Pediatric Surgery and Urology Department, Poznanń University of Medical Sciences, Poland
  • Salvatore Arena, Department of Pediatric, Gynecological, Microbiological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Messina, Italy
  • Alaa A Abd-Elsayed, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Wisconsin, USA
  • Óscar Martin, Fundación de Ciencias de la Salud Hospital de San Jose, Colombia
  • Gopal Nand Gupta, Department of Radiology, Loyola University, USA
  • Rosario Maugeri, Department of Experimental Biomedicine and Clinical Neurosciences (BIONEC), University of Palermo, Italy
  • Yasser A Noureldin, Division of Urology, McGill University Health Center, Canada
  • Mustafa Suat Bolat, Sağlık Bilimleri Üniversitesi Samsun Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
  • Manodeep Sen, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences, India
  • Zhiping Wang, Lanzhou University, China
  • Reubina Wadee, University of the Witwatersrand and the National Health Laboratory Services (NHLS), South Africa
  • Ekaterina Kulchavenya, Novosibirsk Research TB Institute, Russia
  • Mathew L Thakur, Thomas Jefferson University, USA
  • Mohamed Keheila, Department of Urology, Loma Linda University Medical Center, USA
  • Krzysztof Kula, Department of Andrology and Reproductive Endocrinology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
  • Hebatollah Atef Saad Ali Eweda, Faculty of Pharmacy, Future University, Egypt
  • Ming-Kuen Lai, Departments of Urology, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • Ankush Jairath, Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital (MPUH), India
  • Diao Ruiying, The First Affiliated Hospital of Shenzhen University, China
  • Thanasekaran Jayakumar, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
  • Juan Gómez Rivas, La Paz University Hospital, Spain
  • Sercan Yilmaz, Department of Urology, Gulhane Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
  • Luigi Gallo, Gallo Uro-Andrology Centre, Italy
  • Sanjoy Kumar Sureka, SGPGIMS, India
  • Dilip Kumar Pal, Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research, India
  • Zengjun Wang, First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, China
  • Mohammed Said ElSheemy, Cairo University, Egypt
  • Shailendra Dwivedi, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
  • Wei Tao, Department of Urology, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, China
  • Riccardo Schiavina, Department of Urology, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Policlinico S.Orsola-Malpighi, Italy
  • Hsu-Shan Huang, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
  • Matteo Ferro, Division of Urology, European Institute of Oncology, Italy
  • Mohammed S Al-Marhoon, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Oman
  • Giorgio Bolla, Public Hospital in Dolo, Italy
  • Nishant Gupta, Quinnipiac University, USA
  • Vital Hevia, Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, Spain
  • Isabela Werneck da Cunha, AC Camargo Cancer Center, Brazil
  • Nevzat Can Sener, Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ministry of Health, Turkey
  • Ivan Fernandez Vega, Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Spain
  • Massimiliano Creta, University of Federico II, Italy
  • Selahattin Çalışkan, Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
  • Chao Jiankang, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
  • Raj Pruthi, UNC School of Medicine, USA
  • Hong Weng, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, China
  • Jonathan Beilan, USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, USA
  • Sarbjinder Sandhu, Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
  • Francesco De Luca, AziendaOspedaliera San Camillo-Forlanini, Italy
  • Noah S Schenkman, University of Virginia, USA
  • Basheer Elmohamdy, Urology Department, Benha University , Egypt
  • Said Moudouni, Service d’urologie du CHU Mohammed VI, Marocco
  • Nikolaos Grivas, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Netherlands
  • Wael Gamal, Sohag University, Egypt
  • Yasemin Benderli Cihan, Kayseri Education and Research Hospital, Turkey
  • Jose Manasanch, Pierre Fabre Ibérica S.A, Spain
  • Giuseppe Morgia, Università degli Studi di Catania, Italy
  • Frederico Branco, Department of Urology, Centro Hospitalar Porto, Portugal
  • Maija Puhka, University of Helsinki, Finland
  • Yi Wang, Peking University ShouGang Hospital, China
  • Robert Amato, The University of Texas Medical School/ Memorial Hermann Cancer Center, USA
  • Luis Reinoso-Barbero, European University of Madrid, Spain
  • Yinhui Yang, Harbin Medical University, China
  • Ricardo Leão, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Salvatore Giovanni Vitale, University of Messina, Italy
Adenocarcinoma of the Urinary Bladder: A Literature Review of a Rare Tumor (Version 1, 2 Approved with Reservations)
Review Article    Open Access
Adenocarcinoma of the Urinary Bladder: A Literature Review of a Rare Tumor [Version 1, 2 Approved with Reservations]
Mohammed S Al-Marhoon
Urol Updates. (2016) 1: 2.1
Original Submission [Version 1]         Download PDF
Received: November 01, 2016 Accepted: November 12, 2016 Published: November 16, 2016
Open Peer Review Status: 2 Approved with Reservations
Reviewer: Roberto Passera, University of Torino, Italy     Download Review Report
Submission Date: June 06, 2017
Reviewer: Yi Wang, Peking University Wujieping Urology Center, China     Download Review Report
Submission Date: June 27, 2017

Effect of Tamsulosin on Clearance of Stone Fragments after Shockwave Lithotripsy for Renal & Ureteric Calculi. Does it Make a Difference? (Version 1, 1 Approved with Reservation)
Research Article    Open Access
Effect of Tamsulosin on Clearance of Stone Fragments after Shockwave Lithotripsy for Renal & Ureteric Calculi. Does it Make a Difference? [Version 1, 1 Approved with Reservation]
Ashraf H Abd-Ellatif, Basheer N Elmohamady, Yasser R Mohamadeen, Tarek M El-Slamony and Gamal I Selmy
Urol Updates. (2017) 1: 3.1
Original Submission [Version 1]         Download PDF
Received: December 09, 2016 Accepted: January 05, 2017 Published: January 18, 2017
Open Peer Review Status: 1 Approved with Reservation
Reviewer: Shu-Pin Huang, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan     Download Review Report
Submission Date: June 07, 2017

Hemothorax and Intercostal Vascular Injury After Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: A Rare Case Report (Version 1, Awaiting Peer Review)
Case Report    Open Access
Hemothorax and Intercostal Vascular Injury After Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: A Rare Case Report [Version 1, Awaiting Peer Review]
Peiyu Wang, Song Fan, Li Zhang, Chaozhao Liang
Urol Updates. (2016) 1: 4.1
Original Submission [Version 1]         Download PDF
Received: December 10, 2016 Accepted: December 25, 2016 Published: December 30, 2016
Open Peer Review Status: Awaiting Peer Review

Article Processing Charge (APC) of USD 500/Manuscript is charged for articles accepted for publication. APC supports the journal to cover production, maintenance and administrative expenses.

50% discount in the Article Processing Charges (APC) is provided for articles, where the editorial board member is the corresponding author.

Additional discounts/waivers are provided by evaluating case by case.