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Female Urinary Incontinence

Female Urinary Incontinence

Published: Aug 14th, 2012

Overview Urinary incontinence (UI) is defined by the International Continence Society as “the complaint of any involuntary loss of urine.” UI is a worldwide health problem that can significantly diminish […]

Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction

Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction

Published: Jul 23rd, 2012

Ureteropelvic junction obstruction (UPJ obstruction) is a congenital abnormality in which the ureter is obstructed or kinked near its insertion into the renal pelvis. UPJ obstruction is the most frequently […]

General Urology

General Urology

Published: Jun 14th, 2012

Urology is a surgical subspecialty that manages the diseases of the urinary tract. Management can be either surgical or medical or both. The urinary tract consists of the kidneys and […]

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Published: Jun 14th, 2012

Pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is the descent of the pelvic organs. This may be completely asymptomatic and noted simply as a protrusion of the vagina, or there may be a […]

Female Urology/Urinary Incontinence

Published: Jun 14th, 2012

The University of Florida Department of Urology provides a comprehensive and dignified approach to the diagnosis and treatment of women with pelvic floor disorders.  Some of the commonly managed pelvic […]

Kidney Stone Disease

Published: Jun 14th, 2012

Kidney stone disease affects approximately one in every 500 individuals in the United States each year. Over a lifetime, 1 in 8 men (peak incidence of 40-60 years) and 1 […]

Testis Cancer

Testis Cancer

Published: Jun 14th, 2012

Testicular cancer is the most common malignancy in men between the age of 15 to 35 years. Fortunately, it is one of the most curable cancers due to early diagnosis, […]

Bladder Cancer

Bladder Cancer

Published: Jun 14th, 2012

Bladder cancer is the second most common urologic cancer in adults. There are 67,000 new cases of bladder cancer each year in the United States. Bladder cancer tends to occur […]

Kidney Cancer

Kidney Cancer

Published: Jun 14th, 2012

Kidney cancer is the third most commonly occurring genitourinary cancer in adults.  There are approximately 54,000 new cancer cases each year in the United States, and the incidence of kidney […]

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer

Published: Jun 14th, 2012

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed among American men, accounting for nearly 200,000 new cancer cases in the United States each year. Prostate cancer tends to occur most […]