45 world experts present today's most comprehensive and up-to-date clinical reference on prostate cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), and prostatitis. These authorities discuss everything from the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of prostate disease through the most cutting-edge approaches for diagnosis and treatment. * Provides step-by-step descriptions and illustrations of many techniques not described in any other sources. * Details the surgical technique for radical prostatectomy, along with guidelines for candidate selection. * Presents the very latest minimally invasive treatment options for BPH, as well as the most recent medical therapies. * Describes state-of-the-art prostate cancer procedures such as cryosurgery and radioactive seed implantation. * Over 240 illustrations.