Many people think of a urologist when they consider conditions like prostate cancer and incontinence, but urology actually covers a much wider range of conditions. Urologists treat all diseases of the urinary tract and the male reproductive system. Some of the most common conditions people turn to the urologist for are as follows:
Urology covers the treatment of urologic cancers and cancers in the male reproductive system, most common prostate cancer. Cancer found in the bladder, kidney, testicles or prostate are all sometimes treated by a urologist, and are also all fairly common. Prostate cancer, for instance, is the most common non-skin cancer in American males, and one in every 10 men will have the condition at some point in his life. Bladder cancer is the ninth most common type of cancer among American women.
Male Sexual Dysfunction
Urology also covers the treatment of male sexual dysfunction, which most … Read More