Health Reference Series: Prostate and Other Urologic Diseases Sourcebook, 1st Edition

  • Kevin Hayes
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  • ISBN-10: 0780818474
  • ISBN-13: 9780780818477
  • DDC: 616.99
  • 600 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released March 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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This book provides consumer health information about prostate and urologic diseases, including urinary tract infections, kidney stones, etc.; sexual, reproductive, and bladder problems in men; and facts about prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of prostate and urologic diseases.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Understanding the Genitourinary System.
2: Growth and Development of Male Body.
3: Male Reproductive System.
4: The Urinary Tract and How It Works.
5: The Prostate and Bladder Problems: An Overview.
6: Age-Specific Urological Issues.
7: Urinary Tract and Prostate Conditions.
8: Common Conditions in Children and Newborn.
9: Kidney Stones in Adults.
10: Urinary Tract and Bladder Infections in Adults.
11: Urinary Incontinence in Older Adults.
12: Urethritis.
13: Urethral Stricture.
14: Prostatitis.
15: Prostate Enlargement (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia).
16: Epididymitis and Orchitis.
17: Bladder Problems in Men.
18: Bladder Control Problems.
19: Interstitial Cystitis.
20: Urinary Retention.
21: Overactive Bladder.
22: Hematuria.
23: Perineal Injury in Males.
24: Bladder Health for Older Adults.
25: Sexual and Reproductive Concerns in Men.
26: Male Reproductive Issues.
27: Diabetes and Sexual Problems.
28: Infertility and Its Management.
29: Erectile Dysfunction.
30: Peyronie Disease.
31: Enlarged Prostate and Sex Life.
32: Undescended Testicle.
33: Varicocele or Dilated Veins around Testicle.
34: Understanding Male Sterilization.
35: Cancers of the Genitourinary System.
36: Prostate Cancer.
37: Kidney and Renal Pelvis Cancer.
38: Testicular Cancer.
39: Penile Cancer.
40: Urethral Cancer.
41: Bladder Cancer.
42: Bladder and Other Urothelial Cancers Screening.
43: Sexual Health Issues in Men with Cancer.
44: COVID-19 and Its Impact on Genitourinary Malignancies.
45: Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate and Urologic Diseases.
46: Prostate-Specific Antigen Test.
47: Kidney Stone Analysis.
48: Urodynamic Testing.
49: Urinalysis.
50: Urinary Tract Imaging.
51: Cystoscopy and Ureteroscopy.
52: Urological Procedures.
53: Urinary Diversion.
54: Chronic Urinary Retention Treatment.
55: Bladder Control Medicines.
56: Preventing Prostate and Other Urologic Problems.
57: Preventing Bladder Infection in Children.
58: Tips to Keep Bladder Healthy.
59: Kegel Exercises for Men.
60: Natural Ways to Lower Risk of Prostate and Other Urologic Problems.
61: Reduce the Risk of Getting a Sexually Transmitted Disease.
62: Additional Help and Information.
Glossary of Terms Related to Prostate and Other Urologic Diseases.
Directory of Organizations That Help People with Prostate and Other Urologic Diseases.