Urological Health

Urological issues can impact not just your quality of life, but your overall health. Start here to learn more about issues from UTIs and erectile dysfunction to kidney disease and more.
Male and Female Restroom Sign
Oliguria: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention
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What You Should Know About FENa (Fractional Excretion of Sodium)
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Testicle Pain Cause and Treatment
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Multicystic Dysplastic Kidney: Symptoms, Causes, and Diagnosis
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Lacerated Kidney: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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Frequent Urination: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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Orchiopexy Procedures: What to Expect
Senior men with back pain
Kidney Pain: Causes, Treatment, and When to See a Doctor
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Intravenous Pyelogram: Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, Results
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Persistent Cloaca: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
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Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) Surgery: Prep & Recovery
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Possible Causes of Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
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Is It Dangerous to Hold Your Pee?
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Talking to Your Son About Men’s Health Issues
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Phalloplasty: Overview
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Cystoscopy: Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, Results
Female urinary system
Female Urology and External Sexual Anatomy
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Diabetes Insipidus: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment
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What Does Cloudy Urine Mean?
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Urethral Diverticulum: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Urethrotomy
Urethrotomy: Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, and Results
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Brand Name Drugs Commonly Prescribed in Urology
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What Does It Mean if Your Urine Is Orange?
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6 Big Urological Issues for Little Boys
Kidney Stone Positioned on X-ray
ESWL Treatment for Kidney Stones
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6 Urological Emergencies That Can Be Treated
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Possible Causes of Blood in Urine in Men
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Low Testosterone: Overview and More
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Unusual Urine Color, Odor, or Appearance
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What Are Body Fluids Made Of?
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An Overview of Endourology Procedures
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Peyronie’s Disease: How to Prevent This Penis Injury
Urinalysis: Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, Results
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Orchitis or Swollen Testicles
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Tips For Preventing Kidney Stones
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Before You Try a Kidney Cleanse
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Kidney Stone: Overview and More
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Urologist: Expertise, Specialties, and Training
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The Causes of Blood in Your Urine
Bladder and Uterus
Epispadias: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Outlook
Alport Syndrome
Alport Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Vesicoureteral Reflux: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Lower back pain medical examination.
The Different Types of Hernia in Men
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Tips for Keeping Your Urinary Tract System Healthy
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Symptoms and Treatment of Inguinal Hernia
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Overview of Hypospadias Male Birth Defect
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An Overview of Gerota's Fascia
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Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate (eGFR) Test
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Urethral Stricture: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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Male Yeast Infection Causes and Symptoms
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The Buttonhole Technique: What It Is and Why It’s Used
Urinary system ureterocele
An Overview of Ureterocele
Woman getting an ultrasound
Bladder Exstrophy: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
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Urethral Pain: Causes, Treatment, When to See a Doctor
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Pyuria Diagnosis and Treatment
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What Is an Urachal Remnant?
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Urinary Incontinence: Overview and More
Urine sample
Microalbuminuria: Symptoms, Causes, and Diagnosis
Kidneys
Polyuria: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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What Is a Voiding Cystourethrogram?