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Urology - MRC Nagar
What is Urology?

Urology is one of the prominent branches of medical science that deals with the various physiological and pathological conditions of the male and female urinary tract and male reproductive system. The field of urology finds interest in the complications associated with our kidneys, the adrenal glands, the ureter, the urethra and the bladder.

Also, in males, the field of urology manages the ailments of urinary tract infection and prostate enlargement with various surgical tests and procedures.

Who are Urologists?

Urologists are specialized physicians with a postgraduate degree or diploma in urology. They are well versed in the diagnosis, detection and treatment of numerous types of urological disorders and diseases. Many times, they work in conjunction with nephrologists, gynaecologists, endocrinologists and others depending upon the nature and seriousness of the condition.

What are the various urological complications?

There are various kinds of urological compliments that have been discovered to date. Here, we have compiled some of the most recurrent and serious urological ailments in the world.

Kidney Stones - Kidney stones are one of the most common and serious threats to people as almost every 1 person in 20 people is suffering from this ailment in the world. These are small, pebble-like materials that deposit in the kidney or urinary tract due to numerous reasons.
The prominent reason for kidney stone formation is dehydration, which causes a drastic reduction in urine output. People who are depending on health supplements are more susceptible to getting kidney stones. While most cases of kidney stones don't require any surgical procedures, there can be certain complications that might bring in the need for lithotripsy.

Prostate Cancer - Prostate Cancer is one of the most recurrent cancers in men. It mostly affects men above 50 years of age. They are a group of small cancerous cells that start to grow and infect the prostate gland.

Aged people are more at risk of this infection but this can happen to younger generations with improper diets and higher alcohol intake can contribute to the growth of prostate cancer. The treatment of prostate cancer depends upon the assessment of its aggressiveness.

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Urinary Incontinence - Urinary Incontinence is perhaps the most embarrassing complication under urology. In such conditions, the affected person loses control over his/her bladder and urinates even on sneezing and coughing.

Excessive intake of diuretics can contribute to the risk of developing urinary incontinence. Also, there are several complications associated with this disease including skin problems, Urinary tract infection and other several consequences in personal lifestyle. Urologists begin treatment only after assessing the severity of this complication.

When to visit a doctor on urological problems?

The severity of any urological problem can be assessed with its signs and symptoms, and if you are experiencing any of the below-mentioned symptoms, you should start planning to visit a doctor.

People with severe kidney stones can have unbearable pain in their lower back, groin, and abdomen. Also, the presence of stones in the urinary tract can lead to fever and chills. For prostate cancer, people might experience pain while urinating, and witness blood in their urine or semen. Furthermore, people with urinary incontinence develop frequent urges to urinate and can even urinate even on sneezing and coughing.

These are some of the most widely observed symptoms in patients with aforesaid complications. If you are experiencing any of the abovementioned symptoms, don't hesitate to

Request an appointment at Apollo Spectra Hospitals, MRC Nagar, Chennai.

Call 18605002244 to book an appointment at urology hospitals in MRC Nagar.

Summing up

There are innumerable complications associated with kidneys or prostate gland that may or may not require visiting a doctor. Never take a chance, if you’re experiencing any of the aforesaid symptoms. Consulting a physician at the right time can save you from the deleterious repercussion of the illness.

Is it advised to directly visit an orthopaedic surgeon?

During the first visit a urologist would focus on your urinary and reproductive system and what the underlying problem is. The diagnosis of urologic disorders can be aided by the presence of diseases in other organ systems.

Which are the most complicated orthopaedic surgeries?

For females, there is a designated branch in medical science for reproductive issues and it is termed gynaecology.

What are some of the chronic orthopaedic diseases?

Urology exams and diagnoses are generally painless and quite quick in their conduct.

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