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Flashcards in Urology Clinic Deck (14):
1

Renal pain caused by?

distension of renal capsule from:

obstruction, inflammation

2

bladder pain caused by?

acute overdistension from retention

3

testicular pain causes?

torsion
infection
hydrocele, varicocele

4

discoloration of urine cause?

beet root
blood

5

4 voiding symptoms of obstructive urinary?

hesitancy
slow flow
intermittent flow
straining

6

4 kinds of incontinence?

stress
urge
continuous
overflow

7

when and why do you get retrograde ejaculation?

usually after prostatic sx
and use of alpha blockers

8

what cancer most commonly causes haematuria?

transitional cell carcinoma

9

5 causes of haematuria

TCC
stones
UTI
trauma
BPH with bleeds

10

6 most common urological symptoms reported?

pain
haematuria
storage LUTS
voiding LUTS
incontinence
sexual dysfunction

11

why is PSA not a good reading?

-could be high in a number of conditions: Ca, BPH, UTI
-biopsy is dangerous
- low reading doesn't exclude prostate cancer

It's a prostate specific, not disease specific antigen

12

what is paraphimosis?

foreskin is fixed in retracted position, swelling in glans

13

what is priapism?

persistent erection

14

two kinds of priapism are?

low flow: ischaemic decreased drainage
high flow: unregulated arterial from trauma