Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

DMS333 - KP6

USIDMS Scrotum/Prostate

QuestionAnswer
What is the sac that extends from the abdomen? Scrotum
What does the scrotum contain? Testicles, epididymis, vas deferens, and spermatic cord
What are the testicular layers? Tunica albuginea (enclosing each testis) and tunica vaginalis (visceral and parietal layers)
Where is the sperm produced? Seminiferous Tubules
List the route of sperm Seminiferous tubules, rete testis, efferent ducts, tail of epididymis, vas deferens
What is microlithiasis? Multiple, small calcifications within seminiferous tubules
What is it called when a portion of the bowel extends into scrotum? Inguinal Hernia
Inflammation and infection of the epididymis is called? Epididymitis
What is the most common cause of scrotal swelling? Hydrocele
What is the most common testicular malignancy? Seminoma
Where is the prostate found in relation to the rectum? Posterior
Prostate growth/function is regulated by what? Testosterone
What is the name of the enzyme that breaks down coagulated sperm? Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)
Name the prostate zones. Peripheral zone, central zone, transitional zone, and fibromuscular stroma
What does BPH stand for? Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Inflammation of the prostate gland is called? Prostatitis
What are the clinical symptoms of prostatitis? Dysuria, fever, low back pain
What zone is prostate carcinoma usually found? Peripheral zone
How does prostatitis appear sonographically? Hypoechoic halo periurethral/transitional area, enlarged, and hypervascular
How does prostate carcinoma appear sonographically? Hypoechoic lesion in peripheral zone, larger lesion the greater chance of malignancy
Created by: kmamick
Popular Sonography sets

 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards