What is Urology?

This department, also known as urology, provides solutions for the diagnosis, diagnosis and treatment of various diseases of the urinary tract in men and women. In addition, there is a service area covering various disorders that occur in the reproductive organs of men. You should apply to specialist physicians in the Urology department, where you can get various services in the medical and surgical field. You can get information about medical treatments and open or closed surgery methods in health institutions that have state-of-the-art medical equipment. In this area, you need to visit reliable addresses for rapid diagnosis and completion of treatment stages.

What Diseases Does Urology Treat In Men?

Urology branch provides services in disorders of the reproductive organs of men, kidney and urinary tract diseases.

Prominent among these diseases:

  • Cyst formation in the kidney
  • Urinary incontinence or bladder disorders
  • Addison’s disease or prostate cancer
  • Chronic kidney ailments,
  • Stenosis, stone or tumor in the urinary tract,
  • Genital wart or hydrocele
  • Varicocele or penile fracture,
  • Adult and child circumcision,
  • Examples such as testicular tumors or vesicoureteral reflux disease are given.

In Which Women Does Urology Look at Diseases?

Among the diseases that the urology department deals with in women:

  • Kidney diseases and stone formation,
  • Lack of bladder control or urinary incontinence,
  • Chronic kidney diseases,
  • Stone formation, stenosis or tumor in the urinary tract,
  • Enuresis nocturn and acute renal failure
  • Genital warts,
  • There is urinary incotinance.

What are Urology Diagnostic Methods?

Some methods are prominent in the diagnosis of disorders and urinary system diseases caused by physiological or anatomical reasons. Among them, computed tomography method is the most frequently used application. Thanks to this x-ray taken from many angles, soft tissue, veins and bones can also be visualized. In this way, it is possible to detect tumors and stones in the distance or in the ureteral system. In the magnetic resonance imaging (MR) method, some diseases related to the male reproductive organs, especially prostate cancer, are detected.

Imaging of the body’s tissues and organs in radio waves and magnetic fields is known and is often used. Ultrasound is the method that examines the area in the abdominal cavity and thus enables biopsy in various diseases. Diagnosis method regarding bladder functions is done in the form of urodynamic test. The VSUG method is used to visualize the urinary tracts of the bladder. Laboratory tests are completed by taking blood and urine samples from the patient. It is possible to make a full diagnosis thanks to these methods in sperm analysis in men, screening for bacteria or viruses, and protein and enzyme research.

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