Urological conditions

2017-07-31T00:59:24+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Hydrocele, Renal colic, Kidney stone disease, Urinary tract infection, Retroperitoneal fibrosis, Obstructive uropathy, Fournier gangrene, Nephrogenic adenoma, Pneumaturia, Peutz–Jeghers syndrome, Zellweger syndrome, Urinoma, Enuresis, Emphysematous cystitis, Bladder stone, Loin pain hematuria syndrome, Malakoplakia flashcards Urological conditions
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  • Hydrocele
    A hydrocele (Br English: hydrocoele) denotes a pathological accumulation of serous fluid in a body cavity.
  • Renal colic
    Renal colic is a type of abdominal pain commonly caused by kidney stones.
  • Kidney stone disease
    Kidney stone disease, also known as urolithiasis, is when a solid piece of material (kidney stone) occurs in the urinary tract.
  • Urinary tract infection
    A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection that affects part of the urinary tract.
  • Retroperitoneal fibrosis
    Retroperitoneal fibrosis or Ormond's disease is a disease featuring the proliferation of fibrous tissue in the retroperitoneum, the compartment of the body containing the kidneys, aorta, renal tract, and various other structures.
  • Obstructive uropathy
    Obstructive uropathy is a structural or functional hindrance of normal urine flow, sometimes leading to renal dysfunction (obstructive nephropathy).
  • Fournier gangrene
    Fournier gangrene is a type of necrotizing fasciitis or gangrene affecting the perineum.
  • Nephrogenic adenoma
    Nephrogenic adenoma, also mesonephric adenoma and nephrogenic metaplasia, is a benign growth typically found in the urinary bladder.
  • Pneumaturia
    Pneumaturia is the passage of gas or "air" in urine.
  • Peutz–Jeghers syndrome
    Peutz–Jeghers syndrome (often abbreviated PJS) is an autosomal dominant genetic disorder characterized by the development of benign hamartomatous polyps in the gastrointestinal tract and hyperpigmented macules on the lips and oral mucosa (melanosis).
  • Zellweger syndrome
    Zellweger syndrome, also called cerebrohepatorenal syndrome, is a rare congenital disorder characterized by the reduction or absence of functional peroxisomes in the cells of an individual.
  • Urinoma
    A urinoma, also pararenal pseudocyst, is an encapsulated collection of extravasated urine and typically found in the area adjacent to the kidneys or to extend into the retroperitoneum.
  • Enuresis
    Enuresis (from the Ancient Greek ἐνούρησις enoúrēsis) is a repeated inability to control urination.
  • Emphysematous cystitis
    Symptoms of Emphysematous cystitis include air in the bladder wall, altered mental status, severe abdominal pain, weakness, dark urine, dysuria, fever, lethargy, vomiting, as well as white blood cells and bacteria in the urine (Mccabe).
  • Bladder stone
    A bladder stone is a stone found in the urinary bladder.
  • Loin pain hematuria syndrome
    Loin pain hematuria syndrome, or LPHS, is the combination of debilitating unilateral or bilateral flank pain and microscopic or macroscopic amounts of blood in the urine that is otherwise unexplained.
  • Malakoplakia
    Malakoplakia or malacoplakia (from Greek Malako "soft" + Plako "plaque") is a rare inflammatory condition which makes its presence known as a papule, plaque or ulceration that usually affects the genitourinary tract.