GU Module 2
In a penile fracture what portion of the penis is typically injured during sexual intercouse?
Acute urinary retention
Urethral injuries can be divided into what two locations?
Anterior (penile and bulbar)
Posterior (membranous and prostatic)
Testicular cancer is common in men in what age range?
15 to 35 years of age
Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection
Which organ is situated in the retro public space in an extraperitoneal position?
The urinary bladder
Renal Cell Carcinoma
Prostate cancer is graded according to what grading system?
Gleason scoring system
What is priapism?
An erection that last more than 4 hours, unrelated to sexual stimulation
What are three ways urethral strictures may develop?
- Scarring due to infection
- Prior instrumentation
Bacterial infection in the prostate.
Infection of the bladder that causes dysuria, urinary frequency, and urgency
Bacterial infection of the kidney
This can occur when the foreskin of the penis is retracted for a prolonged period of time.
The most common cause of hydronephrosis.
UPJ or Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction
A process resulting in encase ent of the ureter.
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Blood supply to the testicle is compromised due to twisting of the spermatic cord within the tunica vaginalis.
The most common site of spread of prostate cancer
Pelvic lymph nodes and bone
The most common form of bladder cancer in the U.S.