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  1. Urinary System Includes info on urine tests and urinary tract infections in children, teens, and adults. Also has links to stress incontinence and kidney stone info.
  2. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 11 and Younger
  3. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older
  4. Urinary Tract Infection: Here's Help Take a minute to learn about a urinary tract infection and what you can do to feel better.
  5. Urinary Tract Infections in Teens and Adults Discusses urinary tract infection in teens and adults. Covers symptoms and how problems might be diagnosed with urinalysis or a urine culture. Looks at treatment with antibiotics. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  6. Urinary Tract Infections in Children Discusses urinary tract infection in children 12 years and younger. Covers symptoms and how problems might be diagnosed with urinalysis or a urine culture. Looks at treatment with antibiotics. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  7. Genital Injuries: Urinary Problems
  8. Multiple Sclerosis: Urinary Tract Tests
  9. Diabetic Neuropathy: Treatment for Urinary Problems
  10. Urinary Problems and Prostate Cancer
  11. Complicated Urinary Tract Infections
  12. Cranberry Juice and Urinary Tract Infections
  13. Urinary Problems During Pregnancy
  14. Interactive Tool: How Bad Are Your Urinary Symptoms From Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)? Interactive tool to help you figure out whether you want treatment for urinary symptoms from benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Provides links to more detailed info on BPH and decision tools for treatment options.
  15. Home Test for Urinary Tract Infections Discusses test kits you can get without a prescription to use at home to check for urinary tract infections (UTIs). Looks at how test is done and how to prepare. Discusses possible results.
  16. Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) in Older Adults
  17. Medical History and Physical Exam for Urinary Tract Infections
  18. Kidney Stones Explains why and how kidney stones form. Covers types of stones such as calcium, cystine, uric acid, and struvite. Discusses symptoms. Covers treatment, including extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy and ureteroscopy. Offers prevention tips.
  19. Bladder Cancer Discusses the causes and symptoms of bladder cancer. Covers how it is diagnosed and treatment options, including surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy. Offers home treatment suggestions to manage side effects like nausea and sleep problems.
  20. Rhabdomyolysis
  21. Bladder Pain Syndrome (Interstitial Cystitis)
  22. Recurrent Abdominal Pain (RAP)
  23. Syphilis
  24. Kidney (Renal Cell) Cancer Describes kidney cancer. Covers symptoms and how kidney cancer is diagnosed. Covers treatment with surgery and medicines.
  25. Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  26. Chronic Kidney Disease Discusses chronic kidney disease (also called chronic renal failure), which means your kidneys don't work the way they should. Discusses dialysis. Covers treating diabetes and high blood pressure, which cause most cases of chronic kidney disease.
  27. Chlamydia
  28. Trichomoniasis
  29. Prostatitis Covers the various types of prostatitis, including acute bacterial, inflammatory, noninflammatory, and chronic pelvic pain syndrome. Covers symptoms for each type. Discusses treatment for each type. Covers lifestyle changes, medicines, and surgery.
  30. Acute Kidney Injury Discusses acute kidney injury (which used to be called acute renal failure), which means your kidneys suddenly stop working normally. Includes prerenal acute kidney injury. Covers causes like kidney or liver disease. Includes symptoms like little urine (oliguria) when you urinate. Covers dialysis.
  31. Chronic Prostatitis/Pelvic Pain Syndrome, Inflammatory (NIH Category IIIA)
  32. Chronic Prostatitis/Pelvic Pain Syndrome, Noninflammatory (NIH Category IIIB)
  33. Hypospadias
  34. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
  35. Retrograde Pyelogram for Kidney Stones Briefly discusses test used to see if a kidney stone or something else is blocking your urinary tract. Covers how it is done and possible results.
  36. Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR)
  37. Abdominal Pain, Age 11 and Younger Covers possible causes of abdominal pain in children 11 and younger, including stomach flu, urinary tract infection, constipation, and appendicitis. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor. Offers home treatment tips.
  38. Nephrotic Syndrome Discusses nephrotic syndrome, a sign kidneys aren't working right. Includes high levels of protein in urine, low levels of protein in blood, and high cholesterol. Discusses swelling (edema) and kidney failure. Covers causes like diabetes. Covers treatment.
  39. E. Coli Infection From Food or Water: Blood and Kidney Problems
  40. Prostate Cancer Provides info on an initial diagnosis. Discusses diagnostic tests, including PSA test and digital rectal exam. Covers symptoms common to prostate cancer and other conditions. Discusses treatment with active surveillance, surgery, or radiation. Also offers prevention tips.
  41. Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic Discusses prostate cancer that has spread or come back. Discusses symptoms. Covers treatment choices and factors that will affect them, including age, PSA level, Gleason score, and how far cancer has spread. Covers end-of-life issues.
  42. Gonorrhea
  43. Urethral Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  44. Syphilis Tests
  45. Medicines That Can Cause Acute Kidney Injury
  46. Infected Prostate Stones
  47. Postrenal Acute Kidney Injury
  48. Chronic Bacterial Prostatitis (NIH Category II)
  49. Abdominal Pain, Age 12 and Older Covers symptoms and possible causes of abdominal pain, such as peptic ulcer disease, indigestion, appendicitis, or stomach flu. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor. Offers home treatment tips.
  50. Circumcision
  51. Nephrotic Syndrome: Skin Care Tips
  52. Kidney Stones: Should I Have Lithotripsy to Break Up the Stone? Guides through decision to have extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy to break up kidney stones. Describes what lithotripsy is and when it is normally used. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  53. Kidney Stones: Preventing Kidney Stones Through Diet Looks at eating plans for those who have had kidney stones. Explains what kidney stones are. Offers tips for preventing kidney stones, including drinking more water. Lists foods you should avoid.
  54. Bladder Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  55. Sexually Transmitted Infections: Treatment
  56. Uremia
  57. Acute Prostatitis (NIH Category I)
  58. Chlamydia Tests
  59. Enlarged Prostate: Uroflowmetry Test
  60. Complications of Enlarged Prostate
  61. Prostatitis: Pre- and Post-Massage Test
  62. Prerenal Acute Kidney Injury
  63. Enlarged Prostate: Bathroom Tips
  64. Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  65. End-Stage Kidney Failure
  66. Vascular Access Failure
  67. Stages of Chronic Kidney Disease
  68. Prostatectomy: Returning Home Learn how to care for yourself after a prostatectomy.
  69. Prostate Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  70. Cryosurgery for Prostate Cancer
  71. Prostate Cancer Screening
  72. Sexually Transmitted Infections: Genital Exam for Men
  73. Living With More Than One Health Problem
  74. Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer (Androgen Deprivation Therapy, or ADT)
  75. Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer
  76. Prostate Cancer, Nutrition, and Dietary Supplements (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Patient Information [NCI]
  77. Kidney Disease: Changing Your Diet Discusses changing your diet to help protect your kidneys when you have kidney disease. Gives general ideas about how to follow the diet your doctor or dietitian recommends. Covers restricting salt (sodium), protein, phosphorus, and potassium.
  78. Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Should I Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have surgery for pelvic organ prolapse. Explains symptoms and discusses several types of surgeries used for different symptoms. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  79. Multiple Sclerosis: Bladder Problems
  80. Peritoneal Dialysis Discusses peritoneal dialysis. Covers having a catheter and using dialysate solution. Discusses hemodialysis. Looks at what to expect after treatment, how well it works, and risks.
  81. Anemia of Chronic Kidney Disease
  82. Hemodialysis Discusses process of hemodialysis when chronic kidney disease and acute kidney injury cause kidneys to lose ability to remove waste and extra fluid. Covers fistulas and grafts. Looks at what to expect after treatment. Discusses peritoneal dialysis.
  83. Bladder and Other Urothelial Cancers Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Patient Information [NCI]
  84. Types of Kidney Stones
  85. Kidney Failure: When Should I Start Dialysis? Discusses the decision about when to start dialysis. Includes what kidney failure is, the treatment for it, and reasons why you might or might not want to start dialysis. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  86. Foods High in Oxalate
  87. Parathyroid Gland and Kidney Stones
  88. Medical History and Physical Exam for Kidney Stones
  89. Ureteroscopy
  90. Kidney Stone Analysis Covers test done on a kidney stone to find out what the stone is made of. Links to info on types of stone, including calcium, uric acid, struvite, and cystine. Explains that test can help doctor decide treatment or give info on preventing more stones from forming.
  91. Kidney Stones: Medicines That Increase Your Risk
  92. Acute Kidney Injury Versus Chronic Kidney Disease
  93. Intrinsic Acute Kidney Injury
  94. Enlarged Prostate: Laser Therapies
  95. Enlarged Prostate: Transurethral Needle Ablation
  96. Transurethral Incision of the Prostate (TUIP) for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  97. Enlarged Prostate: Other Surgeries
  98. Dialysis: Measuring How Well It Works
  99. Hemodialysis Compared to Peritoneal Dialysis
  100. Kidney Disease: Medicines to Avoid

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