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Md said not to worry about low (7.5) free psa. Is this true or should I see a urologist? 60yrs. Normal psa for age.

Md said not to worry about low (7.5) free psa. Is this true or should I see a urologist? 60yrs. Normal psa for age.

This: This really depends on what your total psa is. If your total psa is between 4 and 10 it is more significant as the lower your free psa, the higher the likelihood of prostate cancer. If your psa is less than 4, the free psa is really not that important. ...Read more

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What could cause a two year old little girl to get uti's?  her md says they are ecoli and unusual and is sending her to a urologist apt 2 mos away

What could cause a two year old little girl to get uti's?  her md says they are ecoli and unusual and is sending her to a urologist apt 2 mos away

Urology a good idea: Utis in children are a bigger deal than in adults. Ecoli is the usual bug and that is not unusual. Utis in toilet training girls a little more common and can come from poor hygeine in wiping, but the concern is a problem with urine leaking backwards from bladder to kidney. Several tests can be done to see what is going on. If appt that far out, see if some tests can be done before uro visit. ...Read more

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Doctor referred me to a urologist so I can have a sling. Why?

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Doctor referred me to a urologist so I can have a sling. Why?

Here are some...: Sling procedure for stress incontinence has been traditionally done by urologists, but by gyn-urologist becoming commonplace over the past 2 decades. More? Contact me at www. HealthTap. Com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to log in for appointments. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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My doctor ie Urologist wants me to Have a Urodynamics test I am 64 and male Should I do it? I heard it can be very painful?

My doctor ie Urologist wants me to Have a Urodynamics test I am 64 and male Should I do it? I heard it can be very painful?

No slight discomfort: This test is needed ignored to asses you urination problems, test your bladder problems, for nerve damage, bladder muscle problem etc. Pain is no more than inserting a catheter, ask your doctor will explain to you. ...Read more

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Hello doctor how r u.I was asking if its not medicine that are stoping semens (phsycatrist) should I have to see the urologist?

Hello doctor how r u.I was asking if its not medicine that are stoping semens (phsycatrist) should I have to see the urologist?

Sex issue: One should not always assume that medication is the cause of the issue. So, yes please see a urologist and get evaluated - if nothing is found as the cause then one can surmise its probably the medication. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor removes your kidneys, a nephrologist or urologist?

What kind of doctor removes your kidneys, a nephrologist or urologist?

Nephrectomy: A urologist is the surgical specialist of the kidney and a nephrologist is the medical specialist of the kidney. So a urologist would remove a kidney. ...Read more

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My primary doctor is not a urologist. Will he be the one to do my prostate exam?

My primary doctor is not a urologist. Will he be the one to do my prostate exam?

Prostate exam: Your primary doc can do one or he/she can refer you to a urologist, especially if you have other symptoms. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I could get viagra (sildenafil) from my doctor or do I gotta go to a urologist?

Can you tell me if I could get viagra (sildenafil) from my doctor or do I gotta go to a urologist?

Depends: It depends upon your primary physician's comfort level with treating erectile dysfunction. Many primary care doctors will do the initial evaluation and start treatment as indicated. ...Read more

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Can for instance, a cardiologist doctor see records of what I spoke of, with for example the urologist? The assistance also?

Yes: If the cardiologist requests or receives the records from the urologist. All of your doctors and specialists should have each other's records on you so that they know what is being done and what meds you are on. It reduces mistakes. ...Read more

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I know that you're not supposed to see more than 1 doctor in 1 day but am I allowed to see my gp & my urologist on the same day?

I know that you're not supposed to see more than 1 doctor in 1 day but am I allowed to see my gp & my urologist on the same day?

Yes: If you are concerned about medical insurance issues I would contact your insurance carrier. However, medically speaking you can see them each in the same day. ...Read more

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We are planning for a baby now. So for general checkup for males which speciality doctor should I go for? Is it Urologist or Gynaecologist?

We are planning for a baby now. So for general checkup for males which speciality doctor should I go for? Is it Urologist or Gynaecologist?

For men, internest:
or urologist would be the usual, though Family Practice could also be helpful; as always very dependent on the particular physician. Gynecology defined as physiology/medicine that deals with functions & diseases specific to women & girls, however best go with your wife, never leave her side during all exams & visa versa, a team enterprise. Also study: http://goo. Gl/ubDC9h & http://goo. Gl/FSjqDn ...Read more

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How does a doctor/ urologist check if you have any bladder stones?

How does a doctor/ urologist check if you have any bladder stones?

A few methods: You will get a physical exam and if things aren't feeling right then a urine test may be necessary. Other methods are a ct scan, x-ray, ultrasound. ...Read more

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My doctor ordered a semen culture to send to microbiology. What does that look for? I saw the urologist for a slightly inflamed prostate.

My doctor ordered a semen culture to send to microbiology. What does that look for? I saw the urologist for a slightly inflamed prostate.

Bacteria in: Prostate take a long time to be treated. They can be STD but are more likely just the bowel bacteria that cause UTI's. They take a month of treatment to get them out of the prostate though. ...Read more

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Why do I have to pee every 20 minutes? I went to the doctor a week ago. He told me everything came back negative. They referred me to a urologist

Why do I have to pee every 20 minutes? I went to the doctor a week ago. He told me everything came back negative. They referred me to a urologist

Reason for referral: Yes preliminary tests normal, your doctor referred you to urologist to find the cause and treat you, make sure see the urologist to find the diagnosis ...Read more

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Primary care doctor treating me without success with andro gel. Still very low. He says see a urologist? Is that next step or should I see other?

Primary care doctor treating me without success with andro gel. Still very low. He says see a urologist? Is that next step or should I see other?

See a Urologist: If your Primary Care Provider has been unsuccessful in increasing your testosterone level it may be time to obtain the help of a specialist. The Urologist has specific training in the male urogenital tract including hormones. The other option would be an Endocrinologist who has a specialty in male hormones. ...Read more

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I am a male age 72 years old gleason score 6.My urologist said that it has not spread. Doctor, what is your take on this? What is your opinoun obn this?

I am a male age 72 years old gleason score 6.My urologist said that it has not spread. Doctor, what is your take on this? What is your opinoun obn this?

Gather opinions.: The many options for treatment & active surveillance for prostate cancer can be overwhelming to face. First find a urologist you are comfortable with; who can assess your goals, life expectancy, & cancer parameters to help you come to a decision. You have time to find good radiation oncologists as well for an opinion on non-surgical therapies. I wish you well; let us know if you'd like more info. ...Read more

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Should I tell my ED problem caused by depression to urologist doctor.?

Should I tell my ED problem caused by depression to urologist doctor.?

Yes!: How do you know your problem is due to depression? An urologist can help to determine the underlying problem by ruling out medical/organic causes. They can also treat you with medicine, which can manage the problem even while your mental health professional treats your depression. I think it would be worth your while. ...Read more

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Who is the doctor who handles urinary problems? Urologist or nephrologist?

Who is the doctor who handles urinary problems? Urologist or nephrologist?

Here are some...: Nephrologist is specialized in adjusting & applying drugs in treating any kidney diseases leading to kidney failure, and urologists are dealing with other conditions of urinary tracts like any blockage, tumors, stones, etc. Of kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate, urethra, or men's organs. In short, nephrologist is a sub-specialist of internal medicine and urologist, that of surgery. ...Read more

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Hello, can anyone recommend me a good urologist doctor in phx, az? Suffer from urge incontinence

Hello, can anyone recommend me a good urologist doctor in phx, az? Suffer from urge incontinence

Online or phone book: To find a doctor, one can go to the find doctor page on healthtap and type in "urologist" and the city name. Browse several doctors' profiles, their scores, and their answers to questions. One can also go online to google and type in "urologist
and the city name. The old-fashioned way is to look in the phone book under physicians (yellow pages). Good luck! ...Read more

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How long does testicular atrophy take? I had physical two weeks ago. Wouldn't the doctor have noticed something? I see a urologist tuesday.

How long does testicular atrophy take? I had physical two weeks ago. Wouldn't the doctor have noticed something? I see a urologist tuesday.

About a month: 'm assuming your testicular trauma side is the side of atrophy. When you saw the doctor 2 wks ago, IF they examined your testicles and you pointed out the difference from side to side, I would expect they noticed. Some doctors don't say everything they notice. How did you get referred to the Urologist? If from your Dr., then they did notice and did the right thing --> to Urologist. Good Luck! ...Read more

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How would you read a doctor who refers you to urologist, who recommends biopsy for any psa 2.5+. My dr. Told of latter says, "buyer be aware."?

How would you read a doctor who refers you to urologist, who recommends biopsy for any psa 2.5+. My dr. Told of latter says, "buyer be aware."?

Unclear: My training focused on a change from baseline rather than a specific number. For instance if your psa has been 1.0 or close for a few years and in jumps up by. 75 in one year, that is worth an ultrasound. Then depending on those findings a trip to the urologist for potential biopsy. Any other thoughts from collegues? ...Read more

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Doctor can urologists analyse and evaluate the penis and see if he has trauma I went to him he said it is okey but problem is loss of sens. And erec..

Doctor can urologists analyse and evaluate the penis and see if he has trauma I went to him he said it is okey but problem is loss of sens. And erec..

Penis envy?: If a Urologist can't evaluate a penis then maybe he or she should check their diploma. But-- what kind of trauma? When? What tests, if any, were done so far? I could ask a lot of other questions too but the point is that I, and certainly YOU, need more information! I'm not a urologist (or a neurologist, vascular surgeon or sex therapist) but I do know that "Second Opinion" is not a cuss word. ...Read more