• penis
  • This can often be observed as a small mass of tissue on the end of the penis (or in a female, protruding from the urethral tract). (petmd.com)
  • Upon examination, your veterinarian will also need to rule out other common underlying causes, including fractures of the penis and urethral and testicular diseases. (petmd.com)
  • A silicone catheter is inserted through the penis and (temporary) distal-urethral end, and threaded into the (temporary) proximal-urethral end, leaving a wide loop for the surgeon to have access to the dorsal urethral aspect for micro-suturing, and start of the anastomosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Djordjevic has published many papers on the surgical treatment of hypospadias, epispadias, Peyronie's disease, adult hypospadias, buried penis, urethral reconstruction, pediatric reconstructive urology, penile enhancement surgery as well as transsexual surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • cancer
  • We retrospectively reviewed the records of 5 men 38 to 61 years old who presented with unsalvageable urethral pathology, including prostate cancer in 2. (curehunter.com)
  • congenital
  • Other conditions that can contribute to this disease include physical trauma, tumors of the urinary tract, intentional urinary retention (a common behavior seen in cats not given a suitable place to void (e.g., no litterbox or dirty litterbox)), congenital abnormalities and neurological problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Genitourinary
  • Urology (from Greek οὖρον ouron "urine" and -λογία -logia "study of"), also known as genitourinary surgery, is the branch of medicine that focuses on surgical and medical diseases of the male and female urinary-tract system and the male reproductive organs. (wikipedia.org)
  • catheter
  • Upon completion of the internal incision(s), the instrument is withdrawn and an appropriately sized Foley catheter will be inserted through the repair and into the urinary bladder, and locked into place by filling its balloon (positioned inside of the bladder near the urethral junction) with sterile water. (wikipedia.org)
  • urine
  • Urethral prolapse can affect several other parts of a cat's body, including the urinary bladder (the storage sac for urine), the urinary tract, reproductive organs, and the immune system. (petmd.com)
  • Urethral problems may cause pain or difficulty passing urine. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Other tests may include: Urine analysis Urine culture CBC, basic metabolic panel Renal and bladder ultrasound In females, meatal stenosis can usually be treated in the physician's office using local anesthesia to numb the area and dilating (widening) the urethral opening with special instruments. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pelvic
  • E. coli, S. epidermidis, P. mirabilis) and cervical/urethral gonorrhea Gynecologic infections - e.g. pelvic inflammatory disease, endometritis, and pelvic cellulitis Bacteremia/septicemia - secondary to Streptococcus spp. (wikipedia.org)
  • Renal
  • Kidney stones can result from an underlying metabolic condition, such as distal renal tubular acidosis, Dent's disease, hyperparathyroidism, primary hyperoxaluria, or medullary sponge kidney. (wikipedia.org)
  • verumontanum
  • PUV on voiding cystourethrogram is characterized by an abrupt tapering of urethral caliber near the verumontanum, with the specific level depending on the developmental variant. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Take advantage of free CureHunter research engine access to explore the best drug and treatment options for any disease. (curehunter.com)
  • Treatment repeats every 21 days for up to 6 courses in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Treatment repeats every 28 days in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • When in acute urinary retention, treatment of the urethral stricture or diversion is an emergency. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is theorized that the one-to-two years of relief from stricture disease will allow the practitioner and the patient to plan the most effective treatment regimen without having the concern that undergoing multiple dilitations cloud the judgment of the patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical signs
  • The older term, Feline urologic syndrome (FUS) was renamed to discourage the perception that the clinical signs seen represent one disease with one cause. (wikipedia.org)
  • temporary
  • A temporary thermoexpandable urethral stent (Memotherm) is available in Europe, but is not currently approved for use in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Male
  • Numerous studies over a long period of time clearly indicate that male circumcision contributes to the development of urethral stricture. (wikipedia.org)
  • A higher incidence of cystic kidney disease is found in the male population and prevalence increases with age. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgeon
  • From July 1863 until June 1864, he was acting assistant surgeon in the U. S. Army, after which he entered private practice in Brooklyn and advanced to become Professor of Disease of Women at Long Island College Hospital. (wikipedia.org)