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Urology Health Topics A to Z

A
Abdominal Ultrasound
Abdominal X-ray ( KUB)
Absorbent products for urinary incontinence
Acute Renal Failure
Anatomy of the Urinary System

B

(Bed wetting) Enuresis
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
Biospy, Prostate
Bladder Control: Kegel Exercises
Bladder cancer : see below Cancer
Overactive Bladder

C
Cancer (Urologic):

Bladder cancer see also Bladder Cancer Information Guide
Cystectomy for bladder cancer
Radiation therapy for bladder cancer
Transurethral Resection (TUR) for bladder cancer

Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Cancer) also: Carcinoma, Renal Cell

Renal cell cancer: Treatment - Patient Information [NCI PDQ]


Prostate cancer also: Prostate cancer Information Guide 

Digital Rectal Examination (DRE)
Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic
Prostate Cancer Treatment
Prostate Specfic Antigen Screening (PSA)
Biospy, Prostate

Radical Prostatectomy
Radiation Therapy for Prostate cancer


Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer: Screening - Patient Information [NCI PDQ]
Testicular Examination and self-examination 
Testicle ultrasound
Orchiectomy (removal of the testicles)


Ureter Transitional cell cancer

Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter Treatment (PDQ®)


Catheter (urinary)

Care for an Indwelling Urinary Catheter
Catheters for urinary incontinence in men


Chlamydia 
Circumcision

Should I have my son circumcised?


Creatinine and creatinine clearance tests
(Cystocele)Repair of bladder prolapse  or urethra prolapse (urethrocele)
Cystitis (interstiatial)
CT (computed tomography )Abdominal scan 
Cystoscopy

D
Digital Rectal Examination (DRE)

E


Erectile Dysfunction

Should I use phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors for erection problems?
sildenafil  (Viagra)
tadalafil (Cialis)
vardenafil (Levitra)
Tests for Erection Problems


F

FSH Blood Test

G
Genital Herpes
Genital Warts ( Human Papillomavirus)
Gonorrhea

H

Hemodialysis
Hydrocele
Hydronephrosis
Hypospadias

I

Incontinence:

Urinary Incontinence in Men
Urinary Incontinence in Women
Behavioral methods for urinary incontinence
Stress incontinence: Should I have surgery
Kegel Exercises
Absorbent products for urinary incontinence


Interstitial Cystitis
Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP)

K
Kegel Exercises
Kidney

Kidney  Disease
Kidney Biopsy
Kidney Cancer: see Cancer above
Kidney Failure:
Acute Kidney Failure
Kidney Scan
Kidney Stones
Lithotripsy - Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL)
Percutaneous nephrolithotomy or nephrolithotripsy for kidney stones
Retrograde pyelogram for kidney stones

L
Laparoscopy
Lithotripsy - Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL)

M
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)


Male Genital Problems and Injuries
Male Infertility :

Erectile Dysfunction
Should I use phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors for erection problems?
sildenafil  (Viagra)
tadalafil (Cialis)
vardenafil (Levitra)
Tests for Erection Problems
Medical history and physical examination for infertility
Premature ejaculation


Medullary Sponge Kidney

N


Nephrectomy, Radica, Parital (see Treatment Options)

Nephroureterectomy (see Treatment Options)

O

Overactive Bladder
Orchiectomy (removal of the testicles)

Orchiopexy for undescended testicle

P
Pediatric Urology:


Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Percutaneous nephrolithotomy or nephrolithotripsy for kidney stones

Peyronie's Disease

 

Pre-Op Instructions for Urologic Procedures


Post-Op Care Instructions for Urologic Procedures at UMHS

Prostate:

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (Prostate Enlargement)
Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) for benign prostatic hyperplasia
Biospy, Prostate
Prostate cancer see Cancer above
Prostatectomy, Radical
Robotic (laparoscopic ) Prostatectomy
Prostate Specfic Antigen Screening (PSA)
Should I have a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test to screen for prostate cancer?
Prostatitis

R


Radiation

Radiation therapy for bladder cancer
Radiation therapy for prostate cancer

Renal cell cancer: Treatment - Patient Information [NCI PDQ]
Retropubic suspension for urinary incontinence in women
Renal pelvis, transitional cell cancer: Treatment - Patient Information [NCI PDQ]

S

Safe Sex
Syphilis

T
Testicular

Undescended Testicle
Testicules/Scrotum Ultrasound
see also: Male Genital Problems and Injuries
Orchiectomy (removal of the testicles)
Orchiopexy for undescended testicle

U

Urodynamic Testing


Ureteral Stents, FAQ (pdf file)
Ureteroscopy
Urethral Stricture
Urethral cancer: Treatment - Patient Information [NCI PDQ]
Urethral sling for stress incontinence in women
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)


V
Vasectomy
Vasectomy reversal (vasovasostomy)
Vesicoureteral Reflux

Voiding Cystourethrogram*
 

X
X-ray- Abdominal ( KUB)

Y
Yeast Infection (Candidiasis)*