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Urology, also known as genitourinary surgery, is the branch of medicine that focuses on surgical and medical diseases of the male and female urinary-tract system and the male reproductive organs.

An Xray of the Kidneys, Ureters and Bladder (KUB Xray) is done to look for stones, which may cause UTI or symptoms similar to UTI such as pain on passing urine or abdominal pain. Biofilms are a collection of microorganism on a surface. Their formation begins when free-floating bacteria come in co...
22 Aug 2019
I presume you are referring to a kidney cortical cyst. A cyst is like a bubble and cortical cyst means it arises from the cortex of the kidney, which is in a way the more superficial aspect of the kidney. Cysts can either be simple and complex. When we refer to a cyst as being com...
21 Aug 2019
Staphylococcus epidermidis is a common inhabitant of the skin and mucosa. In other words, the presence of this organism in a urine culture may represent contamination of the sample rather than a true infection. In fact, S.epidermidis is one of the most common contaminants in a mic...
19 Aug 2019
Any new lumps or bumps that you notice on the penis or on the foreskin should be evaluated by a doctor. If these lesions appear after a sexual encounter, the chance of STD is there. Make a trip down to see a urologist if you are concerned.
13 Aug 2019
First, I would want to exclude an anatomical abnormality . They can cause obstruction and predispose to stone formation. This can be done with a CT scan or intravenous urogram. Metabolic abnormalities and dietary imbalance can also cause recurrent stones. Excessiv...
6 Aug 2019
This can be easily diagnosed. Just send a sample of your urine and a swab of your vagina to the laboratory to test for infection if any. Depending on the results, your doctor will prescribe the appropriate medication. It can either be anti-fungal or antibiotic (for bact...
2 Aug 2019
The most common cause of dysuria is a urinary tract infection, especially in young females. This is often associated with increased frequency and urgency of passing urine. This is sometimes accompanied with fever, cloudy smelly urine or visible blood in the urine. This is usually...
1 Aug 2019
It is normal to have some mild difference in testicular size, with the right testis being a little larger than the left. A new lump or noticeable increase in the size of the testis should be looked into. Lumps in the scrotum can come from the testis itself, or the epididymis which lies behind th...
1 Aug 2019
Frequent night time urination or nocturia is a complex problem . It is often caused by multiple factors. The kidneys usually produce most of the body's urine production in the daytime, and much less while you sleep. Thus it is abnormal to wake up more than once to pass urine . ...
31 Jul 2019
Lichen sclerosus is a rare skin condition that usually shows up on your genital or anal areas. But it can also affect other parts of the body. The condition mostly affects women after menopause. But men can get it, too. The diagnosis can usually be made by doctor on visual i...
31 Jul 2019
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