Flashcards in Male Lab Questions Deck (15)
What spinal nerves are responsible for the cremasteric reflex?
T12, L1, L2
What are the 3 MC STDs?
Of the male cancers discussed in class, which is more common in males UNDER 35?
What is the 2nd leading cause of cancer death in males?
Failure to maintain good hygiene with the foreskin intact, and smoking all increase the risk of which male cancer?
What are two associated concerned with cryptorchidism?
Foreskin cannot be fully retracted.
At what age is phimosis a normal finding?
0-4 years of age
What might you recommend to decrease the risk of prostate cancer?
Diet low in animal fat
What might you recommend to decrease the risk of penile cancer?
Good hygiene (esp. If foreskin intact)
Sexual abstinence, monogamy, condom use (avoid HPV)
What are three curable STD's?
List three incurable STD's
Who should perform a self exam? How often? Why?
Anyone at risk for contacting a STI.
At least once a month.
Self-screening for testicular cancer.