17) According to the Urologic Diseases
in America Project in 2012, 87% of U.
encompass a wide scope of illnesses of the genitourinary tract, including conditions that are congenital and acquired, malignant and benign, male and female, and medical and surgical.
Prostate benign hyperplasia and prostate cancer are two of the most common urologic diseases
that are treated with surgical intervention in older men.
While there the doctors conducted numerous operations and checkups in four districts of the country's capital, treating 500 children, 400 patients with dental problems, 100 patients with gynecologic disorders, 100 patients with urologic diseases
and 250 patients with eye disease.
The Urologic Diseases
in America Project, supported by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, sponsored the study.
National Kidney and Urologic Diseases
Saigal, MD, principal investigator within RAND Health for the Urologic Diseases
in America project and associate professor of urology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
Saigal, MD, MPH, senior author, principal investigator within RAND Health for the Urologic Diseases
in America project and associate professor of urology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
in America project: urinary incontinence in women-national trends in hospitalizations, office visits, treatment and economic impact.
99) provides vets with the knowledge needed to diagnose and treat urologic diseases
in canine, feline and exotic animals.
Aimed at urologists, students, residents, and other practitioners encountering urologic symptoms or disease, this quick reference uses a two-page outline format to provide information on about 270 of the most common urologic diseases
and conditions and their diagnosis, basics, and surgical management, along with 1,200 brief descriptions of concepts, other diseases, presenting complaints, and conditions.
Women with bladder control problems can learn about treatments and techniques to help them manage their condition in a new resource from the National Kidney and Urologic Diseases
Information Clearinghouse (NKUDIC), an information dissemination service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).