Urological conditions

2017-07-31T02:29:22+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Hydrocele, Kidney stone disease, Renal colic, Fournier gangrene, Nephrogenic adenoma, Bladder stone, Emphysematous cystitis, Malakoplakia, Golding Bird, Urinary tract infection, Peutz–Jeghers syndrome, Retroperitoneal fibrosis, Obstructive uropathy, Pneumaturia, Zellweger syndrome, Enuresis, Loin pain hematuria syndrome flashcards Urological conditions
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  • Hydrocele
    A hydrocele (Br English: hydrocoele) denotes a pathological accumulation of serous fluid in a body cavity.
  • Kidney stone disease
    Kidney stone disease, also known as urolithiasis, is when a solid piece of material (kidney stone) occurs in the urinary tract.
  • Renal colic
    Renal colic is a type of abdominal pain commonly caused by kidney stones.
  • 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.
  • Bladder stone
    A bladder stone is a stone found in the urinary bladder.
  • 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).
  • 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.
  • Golding Bird
    Golding Bird (9 December 1814 – 27 October 1854) was a British medical doctor and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.
  • Urinary tract infection
    A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection that affects part of the urinary tract.
  • 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).
  • 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).
  • Pneumaturia
    Pneumaturia is the passage of gas or "air" in urine.
  • 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.
  • Enuresis
    Enuresis (from the Ancient Greek ἐνούρησις enoúrēsis) is a repeated inability to control urination.
  • 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.