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Diagnostic Tests for Urologic Diseases

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Imaging of the Urinary Tract
Explains the range of imaging technologies used to evaluate the urinary tract, including ultrasound, conventional radiology, magnetic resonance imaging, and computerized tomography. Instructs patients how to prepare for and what to expect during an exam.
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Medical Tests for Prostate Problems
Reviews different prostate problems and lists key points to discuss with a doctor or nurse. Explains commonly performed tests, including a digital rectal exam and a prostate-specific antigen blood test. Also reviews additional tests that may be necessary.
PDF Version (615 KB) *

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Urodynamic Testing
Describes normal bladder function, as well as problems in the urinary system that may require urodynamic testing. Discusses different urodynamic procedures and why they are used.
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What I need to know about Prostate Problems
Discusses prostate problems including prostatitis and benign prostatic hyperplasia. Reviews common tests performed for these conditions, as well as the side effects of prostate treatments.
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En Español
Lo que usted debe saber sobre los problemas de la prostate
Ofrece información sobre los problemas de la próstata, inclusive la prostatitis y la hipertrofia prostática benigna. Examina las pruebas comunes para estas afecciones y los efectos secundarios que aparecen con el tratamiento de la próstata.
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