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Roles of Urology and Andology Experts in Treatment of Excretory and Reproductive Systems Disorders

If you are dealing with any type of disorder associated with reproductive organs, genitals or excretory systems, you should definitely contact with a reputed urology and andology expert in your area. Today, based on drastic advancements in the medical sector, one can easily undergo with proper diagnosis and treatment of various urinary and reproductive organs’ problems even with less possible complications in the near future.

Services Scope under Urology

While approaching urology and andology experts, you will expect to receive the following major services under urology section-

  • Firstly, under urology, you will expect to undergo with preventative urological-based checkups focusing on major complications, which include-
    • Enlargement of the benign prostate
    • Prostate cancer
    • Detection/diagnose of cancer in gall bladder in combination with DNA test
  • Secondly, most of the clinics perform ultrasound examination of prostate, nephrons or kidneys and the bladder.
  • Besides this, if you are dealing with the problem of inconsistence urine or anything similar, your urologist recommends you to go for uro-dynamic test.
  • Along with this, if your urinary and/or reproductive organs disorder requires surgery, you should approach urology and andology experts to undergo the required surgical procedure.

Services Scope under Andrology

You will expect to get the following diagnosis, treatment procedures and surgeries undergo Andrology department in any hospital or clinic.

  • Disorders and dysfunctions related to sexual desire and sexual performance
  • Erection loss, sexual arousal and sexual and orgasm satisfaction problems
  • Decline in the sex hormones, which often result in reduction in sexual activities
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Disorders related to sperm production or relatively low motility of the sperm
  • Semen analysis
  • To conclude we should say that both urologists and andrologists play significant roles to overcome urinary and reproductive-based problems in a hassle-free way and in less possible span of time.

Types of Stone Treatments

ESWL (Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy)

ESWL uses Ultrasound waves to create strong vibrations (shock waves) that break the stones into tiny pieces that can be passed in your urine. The procedure lasts about 45 to 60 minutes and can cause moderate pain, so you may be under sedation or light anaesthesia to make you comfortable. Multiple sittings might be required for Kidney Stone Treatment.

PCNL (Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy )

This is a surgery to remove  large stones present in the kidney. It is a procedure named Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL) which surgically removes a kidney stone using small telescopes and instruments inserted through a small incision. Mini PCNL , Ultra Mini PCNL are also available.

URS (Ureteroscopy)

It is a procedure in which a small scope (like a flexible telescope) is inserted into the bladder and ureter and it is used to diagnose and treat a variety of problems in the urinary tract. For ureteral stones, it allows the urologist to actually look into the ureter, find the stone and remove it. The surgeon passes a tiny wire basket into the lower ureter via the bladder, grabs the stone and pulls the stone free. This is an outpatient procedure with or without a stent inserted (a tube that is placed in the ureter to hold it open).

Retrograde Internal Surgery (RIRS/Flexible URS)

This is a procedure for doing surgery within the kidney using a viewing tube called a fiberoptic Ureteroscope. RIRS is used mainly to remove stone in kidney and is performed by a specialist where the stone is seen through the scope and fragmented by Holmium Laser.

Gall Bladder Stone Treatment/Laparoscopy Chloecystectomy

Gall bladder is a pear shaped pouch which is located under the liver. Its primary function is to store and concentrate bile. Gall bladder also secretes mucus .The gallbladder serves as a reservoir for bile while it’s not … Continue Reading ››