The most trusted guide to the understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of urologic diseases and disorders -completely updated! Features: A complete overview of the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders common to the genitourinary tract To-the-point presentation of the etiology, pathogenesis, clinical findings, differential diagnosis, and treatment of urologic conditions High-yield descriptions of the latest diagnostic modalities and management protocols Over 400 state-of-the-art illustrations, including CT scans, radionuclide imaging scans, and x-rays References listed by topic to facilitate further research NEW! Three important new chapters: Pharmacology of the Lower Urinary Tract Female Urology, including Female Sexual Dysfunction The Aging Male NEW! A sweeping update of all relevant chapter content in the book NEW! Additional contributors who offer important new perspectivesUpper tract (ureter and kidney)aSymptoms of obstruction of the upper tract are typified by the symptoms of ureteral ... Nausea, vomiting, loss of weight and strength, and pallor are due to uremia secondary to bilateral hydronephrosis. ... When observed maximum flow has been reached, interpose a container to collect the urine and simultaneously start a stopwatch. ... Excision of the diverticulum or repair of the vesicoureteral junctions leads to efficient expulsion of urine via the urethra.
|Title||:||Smith's General Urology, Seventeenth Edition|
|Author||:||Emil Tanagho, Jack McAninch|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2007-12-12|