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Hematuria

Blood in the urine

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Dysuria

Painful urination

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Chronic UTI

Long term or recurrent urinary tract infections that don't respond to treatment

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Benign prostatic hyperplasia

Benign growth of cells within the prostate gland

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Nocturia

Frequent excessive urination at night

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Urinary

Pertaining to urine

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CT

X-ray imaging producing cross sectional and other views of anatomic structures

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Postvoid

After urination

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Cortical renal cysts

fluid filled sac on the outer region of the kidney

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Cystoscopy

Direct visual examination of the urethra and urinary bladder with an endoscope

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Diverticulum

Outpouching of a wall of an organ

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Neoplastic

Pertaining to a new growth of tissue

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Biopsy

Living tissue is removed from the body and viewed under a microscope

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Ulceration

Open sore on the surface of the body caused by a break in skin or mucous membrane that fails to heal

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Cystitis

Inflammation of the urinary bladder

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Malignancy

State of being cancerous