We all know that drinking sufficient water is vital to stay hydrated. Proper hydration is very important for the kidneys to function efficiently. There are many benefits of drinking water. The role of water in the human body mimics its role in nature, with its primary offerings being transportation, cleaning, and conduction. Water carries nutrients to cells, flushes our bodies of wastes, and aids digestion by forming stomach secretions. It also keeps our moisture-rich organs (skin, muscles, eyes, and nose) function well, it regulates our body temperature and metabolism and it lubricates, cushi
A kidney stone is a solid material that is usually found in the urinary tract. At the time of urination, these stones come out with urine. Sometimes these stones are larger and block the passage of urine hence causes pain. In order to relieve the pain, medication is necessary. Kidney Stone Removal treatment should be started at the initial stage itself before the situation becomes chronic. Kidney filters out the fluid waste materials inside the body. These waste materials then flow through ureters (thin tubes). From the ureters, it reaches urinary bladder and leaves the body through the ureth
In the modern medical science, the high-end treatments are offered to the patient for early recovery. Instead of using surgical knives, endoscopic and laser surgeries are mostly preferred. Likewise, male reproductive organ “Prostate gland” ailments and treatments are performed in a smooth way. What is the Prostate gland? It is a male reproductive organ situated under the urinary bladder and in front of the rectum. The important function of the prostate gland is secreting ejaculatory fluid. The Prostate gland is walnut-sized. The common problem of the prostate gland is the enlarge
What is Urethritis? Urethritis is the urinary tract condition in which the tube or urethra that transports urine from the bladder to outside the body becomes irritated and inflamed. Semen also released by the urethra in males. The condition causes severe pain while urinating and increase the frequency of urinates. Urethritis is common in people of all ages. Women are more susceptible to Urethritis then males because male urethra is much longer than female urethra. Dr. Mahendra Jain in Bangalore is specializing in urethritis treatment. What are the causes of Urethritis? The main reason of Ur
Suffering from urinary tract infection then consult the doctor as earlier as possible, Untreated UTI can cause damage to your kidney, the infection may be spread from the bladder to one or both kidneys, When bacteria attacks the kidney then it will permanently reduce the kidney function, even lead to kidney failure. What Is Urinary Tract Infection or UTI? A Urinary tract infection or UTI is an infection that caused by bacteria, fungi or virals, The infection involves the kidney, ureters, bladder or urethra. How one can identify UTI? Burning while urinating Frequent Urge to urinate
A prolapse is the condition in which pelvic muscles, ligaments and other tissues that hold the uterus in its position weaken and as a result, the uterus slips off its position. It is a medical condition found in females and is connected with the position of the uterus. When the uterus falls off its position, the condition is called pelvic prolapse. This can be partial or complete. When the uterus slips into the vagina to the extent that it creates a bulge in the vagina, it is said to be a partial prolapse. When uterus shifts off its position so much so that a part of the uterus extends outside
Penis curvature also called Peyronie’s disease, in which the penis become crooked when it is erect, occasionally develops in men. This can make sexual intercourse difficult. This disease most commonly occurs in men aged 50-60, but it can occur in young men also. Research shows 8 to 10 percent of men with Peyronie’s disease are under the age of 40. The disease is characterised by a plaque, or a hard lump that is formed on the penis. During the erection, because of the thickening of fibrous tissues one side of the penis cannot lengthen and the penis will bend. The direction of th
Erectile Dysfunction is the inability of man to maintain an erection of the penis during sexual activity. A Penile Prosthesis Implantation is an alternative way to correct this deformity. By using a pair of bendable rods a simple type of prosthesis is surgically inserted into the erection chambers of the penis. Penile implants are suggested if other treatments for ED fail. There are two types of penile implants Semirigid Inflatable Penile implants are mainly done for the men to get an erection but it does not increase sexual desire. Anyway, 90 to 95 % of implants give erections su
Pediatric urology is a division that deals with the surgical subspecialty of medicine to treat the problems of genitourinary tract in children. This may involve the problems in their urination, reproductive organ and testes. Pediatric urology can provide equal care to both boys and girls up to their early adult age. The most common type of disorders treated includes; Phimosis : Phimosis is the inability to retract the foreskin behind the head of the penis. This leads to a painful urination and erection. Treatment for the disorder depends upon the age, severity and symptoms of the disorder.
What is Prostate cancer? The cancer which is seen in the prostate gland is known as prostate cancer. Prostate gland is a small part of man’s reproductive system that is seen in front of rectum and just below the bladder. Most of the prostate cancer can grow very fast and some are very slow. It can spread into other parts of body from prostate gland such as bones and lymphs. Prostate cancer is commonly found in men who is older than 40. What are the symptoms of prostate cancer? Prostate cancer may not cause any symptoms so some times it referred to as ‘silent cancer’. T
What is urinary tract infection? UTI or urinary tract infection is a bacterial infection that occurs when bacteria enters into the urinary tract system. Majority of UTI is not serious.It may cause several symptoms such as Pain, burning upon urination. Urinary tract system contains Kidney, bladder, ureters and urethra. Urinary tract system is otherwise known as body’s tract system that removes the liquid waste. Women have more chance to get the urinary tract infection. Because women’s urinary system is shorter than men. This urinary infection can easily treat with drugs.
Penile prosthesis is a bendable device used in surgical treatment for erectile dysfunction. This inflatable Instrument is surgically implanted into the penis, by this implantation patient can solve his erectile dysfunction and it helps a man to have erection. Types of penile prosthesis There are two types of penile prosthesis are available 3-piece inflatable penile prosthesis and 2-piece inflatable penile prosthesis. 3-piece inflatable penile prosthesis consist of 3 parts that is two cylinders, pump, and a reservoir. All these parts are implanted inside the body. Two cylinders are inserted i
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I had undergone treatment for my prostate in Germany 5 years back. Now I developed urethral stricture, I had lot of problem passing urine.
Mr Alexis is aged 72 yrs from East Africa was treated for his long standing urinary problem with a complex surgery. Now he is back in his country