Items tagged “urology”

38 results found
Case

Transitional cell carcinoma of the renal pelvis

Renal pelvis TCC
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Thomas Muller
Published 20 Nov 2009
66% complete
Fluoroscopy
Case

Urinary bladder rupture

Bladder rupture
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Maulik S Patel
Published 24 May 2010
82% complete
Ultrasound
Article

Acute pyelonephritis

Acute pyelonephritis is a bacterial infection of the renal pelvis and parenchyma most commonly seen in young women. It remains common and continues to have significant morbidity in certain groups of patients. Epidemiology The incidence of acute pyelonephritis parallels that of lower urinary tr...
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Testicular torsion

Testicular torsion occurs when a testicle torts on the spermatic cord resulting in the cutting off of blood supply. The most common symptom is acute testicular pain and the most common underlying cause, a bell-clapper deformity. The diagnosis is often made clinically but if it is in doubt, an ul...
Article

Urinary bladder hernia

Herniation of the urinary bladder is a relatively uncommon but not a rare condition. It occurs when the urinary bladder or ureter herniates into the inguinal canal, scrotal sac or femoral canal. Herniations through ischiorectal, obturator or abdominal wall openings have also been described. Blad...
Article

Urinary bladder rupture

Urinary bladder rupture is usually seen in the context of significant trauma. Classification Bladder rupture can be categorised into five types depending on the location and extent of the rupture.  Bladder contusion This is commonly seen but sometimes not classed as true rupture, since it in...
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Hypospadias

Hypospadias refers to type of congential malformation affecting the male external genitalia. Epidemiology The estimated prevalence is ~2 (range 0.2-4.1) per 1000 live births. Pathology The urethral meatus is abnormally positioned proximally and ventrally to its normal position. It is though...
Case

Urethral foreign body

AP
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 24 Jun 2013
91% complete
X-ray
Article

Hydronephrosis

Hydronephrosis is defined as dilatation of the urinary collecting system of the kidney (the calyces, the infundibula, and the pelvis) 1. The term hydroureteronephrosis is used when the dilatation also involves the ureter.  Hydronephrosis in fetuses and newborns has specific causes that are cove...
Case

Spinal schwannoma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Lawrence Chia Wei Oh
Published 30 Jul 2013
92% complete
CTMRI
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Bilateral ureteritis and cystitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 21 Oct 2013
77% complete
CT
Case

Urethro-scroto-cutaneous fistula

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 16 Nov 2013
88% complete
Fluoroscopy
Case

Acute pyelonephritis

 Diagnosis probable
Dr James Sheldon
Published 28 Nov 2013
56% complete
CT
Case

Renal and colon trauma from gunshot

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 13 Dec 2013
95% complete
CT
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Thoracic and abdominopelvic multitrauma

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 13 Dec 2013
98% complete
X-rayCT
Article

Hydronephrosis (grading)

Grading systems of hydronephrosis have been devised to communicate the degree of upper collecting system dilatation. The most common system used (Society of Fetal Ultrasound, SFU) was originally designed for grading neonatal and infant hydronephrosis: grade 0 no dilatation, calyceal walls are ...
Case

Testicular torsion

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 24 Jan 2014
94% complete
Ultrasound
Article

Leukoplakia of the urinary tract

Leukoplakia of the urinary tract is a squamous metaplasia of the urothelium (keratinisation).  Clinical presentation Clinically the condition presents with haematuria in one-third of cases, dysuria, frequency and nocturia, and thus it can mimic cystitis. Passage of the desquamated keratinised ...
Case

Grade V renal injury

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 13 Feb 2014
95% complete
CT
Case

Traumatic urethra and bladder rupture

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 18 Feb 2014
92% complete
CTFluoroscopy

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