Doctor insights on:
Urology Exam For Men
Urology is a medical and surgical specialty that deals with the urinary tract (kidney, ureter, bladder, & urethra) of men and women; & the reproductive system of men. It is a broad field dealing with issues ranging from infections & kidney stones to surgical problems such as congenital defects, cancer surgery, and incontinence. Urologists are board certified by ...Read more
No tests, but...: If you see a urologist, a testicular exam is usually part of the routine physical examination. But testicular cancer is a rare disease, and there are no widespread screening programs for it, making self-examinations important. If you feel a lump inside the scrotum, please see your primary care physician or urologist without delay. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Urology doctors: male:itching in urethra,no STD or uti.got swabbed and blood tested, ultrasound scan for stones and nothing...what do i do?
Is it recommended to get a precautionary prostatectomy for men with family history of prostate cancer?
May help.: Chronic non-bacterial prostatitis (NBP) is the most common type . Young men who are single and suffering from NBP must be informed about their illness in detail and, if they are not doing so, they should be encouraged to ejaculate regularly, for example by masturbation in the absence of a sexual relationship with a partner. Normal sexual activity usually decreases the incidence of prostatitis. ...Read more
?: Maybe either neither or both. Best answer would be to ask them? Good luck! ...Read more
Done male hormones, urology scan and other screening test, doctors ruled out psychology causes, all normal, still having impotence?
Depends: Routine screening for stds in general is seldom performed anymore. On the other hand if you know you have been exposed to a particular one, you may be tested for several others as well. ...Read more
Garment Guards: As a matter of fact, there are several products available from simple inserts into regular briefs, to an actual disposable garment worn like briefs. It depends on the degree of the problem and your personal preference. You certainly don't have to worry about embarrassing situations with either method and you should obtain and try several types before calling quits since they all fit differently. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
In blood or urine...: If you refer to blood tests we usually order psa in adults above age 50 ( which has been controversial )or before if symptomatic or if the dre(digital rectal examination) shows nodules, or enlarged or painful prostate. The urine analysis may be positive for infection or blood in cases of prostatitis. The pap ( prost. Acid phosphatase) is ordered in cases suspicious of prostate cancer. Others. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Use these together: The blood test you are referring to is the PSA which measures a chemical more commonly released by an inflammed or cancerous prostate. The urologist will feel the prostate through the rectum (not a big deal;) and can tell whether it is enlarged, nodular or asymetrical which can be suspicious for cancer. These two tests alone answer only part of the question and should be taken together. ...Read more
40yo male with new non-trauma perineum and urethral-testicle pains, worried about cpps or pudendal neural. What tests for ruling out prostate issue?
Same as the other...: My take for this Q is same as one for others as follows: Exhausting all means trying to document or confirm what you're experiencing is not always possible to document what is going on. In fact, the care for such matter should be based on physician's experience and confidence to make a clinical judgment so to proceed possible Rx, such as internal nerve block, pelvic physical therapy with nerve ... ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Urology exam for women
- Urology exam procedure
- Male urology exam
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Urology exam video
- Semen and a urology exam
- Code for urology wellness exam for a man
- Urology procedures for men
- Talk to a urologist online for free