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Male Ch7 part 2

Diseases of the Male Reproductive System

anorchism state of absence of testis
balanitis inflammation of the glans penis
balnorrhea discharge from glans penis
benign prostatic hyperplasia excessive development pertaining to the prostate gland
cryptorchidism state of hidden testes
epididmitis inflammation of an epididymis
orchiepididymitis inflammation of the testis and epididymis
orchitis orchiditis or testitis inflammation of the testis or testicle
prostatitis inflammation of the prostate gland
prostatocrysitis inflammation of the prostate gland and the bladder
prostatorrhea discharge from the prostate gland
prostatolith stone (s) in the prostate gland
prostattorrhea discharge from the prostate gland
prostatovesiculitis inflammation of the prostate gland and seminal vesicles
erectile dysfuction the inability of the male to attain or maintain an erection sufficient to perform sexual intercourse
hydrocele scrotal swelling caused by collection of fluid
phimosis a tightness of the prepuce foreskin on the penis
priapism persistent abnormal erection of the penis
prostate cancer cancer of the prostate gland usually occurring in men middle aged and older
spermatocele scrotal swelling caused by distention of the epididymis containing an abnormal cyst-like collection of fluid and sperm cells
testicular cancer cancer of the testicle usually occurring in men 15 to 35 years of age
testicular torsion twisting of the spermatic cord causing decreased blood flow to the testis
Varicocele enlarged veins of the spermatic cord
balanoplasty surgical repair of the glans penis
epididymectomy excision of an epididymis
orchidectomy, orchiectomy excision of the testis
orchidopexy, orchiotomy incision into a testis
orchioplasty surgical repair of a testis
prostatectomy incision into the prostate gland and bladder
prostatolithotomy incision ito the prostate gland to remove stone (s)
prostatovesiculectomy excision of the prostate gland and seminal vesicles
vasectomy excision of a duct
vasovastotomy creation of artificial openings between ducts
vesiculectomy excision of the seminal vesicle (s)
circumcision surgical removal of the prepuce all or part of foreskin of penis
hydrocelectomy surgical removal of a hydrocele
suprapublic prostatectomy excision of the prostate gland through an abdominal incision made above the pubic bone
radical prostatecotomy excision of the prostate gland with its capsule seminal vesicles
transurethral incision of prostate gland surgical procedure that widens the urethra by making few small incisions in the bladder
transurethral microwave thermotherapy treatment that eliminates excess tissue present in benign prostatic hyperplasia by using heat generated by microwave
transurethral resection of the prostate gland surgical removal of pieces of the prostate gland tissue by using an instrument inserted through the urethra
cooled thermotherapy device delivers precise microwave energy to heat and destroy prostate tissue while cooling mechanism protects surrounding tissue
photoselective vaporization of the prostate uses a laser system operated through a cystoscope inserted through the urethra to the prostate gland
transrectal ultrasound ultrasound procedure used to diagnose prostate cancer
prostate specific antigen blood test that measures the level of antigen in the blood
semen analysis microscopic observation of ejaculated semen revealing the size structure and movement of sperm
digital rectal examination physical examination in which the health care provider inserts a finger into the rectum and palpates the size and shape of the prostate gland
andropathy disease of the male
aspermia condition of without sperm
oligospermia condition of scanty sperm
spermatolysis dissolution or destruction of sperm
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome advance chronic immune system suppression caused by human immunodeficiency virus
artificial insemination introduction of semen into the vagina by artificial means
azoospermia lack of live sperm in the semen
chlamydia sexual transmitted disease caused by the bacterium c
coitus sexual intercourse between male and female
condom cover for the penis worn during coitus to prevent conception
ejaculation of semen from the male urethra
genital herpes sexually transmitted disease caused by herpes virus hominis
gonorrhea sexually transmitted disease caused by bacterial organism that inflames the mucous membranes of the genitourinary tract
human immunodeficiency virus sexually transmitted disease caused by retrovirus that infects t-helper cells
human papilomavirus sexually transmitted disease caused by viral infection there are more than 40 types of HPV
infertility reduced or absent ability to become pregnant
orgasm climax of sexual stimulation
puberty period when secondary sex characteristics develop and the ability to reproduce sexually begins
sexual transmitted disease infection spread through sexual contact
sterilization surgical procedure that renders an individual unable to produce offspring
syphilis sexual transmitted disease caused by the bacterium treponema pallidum
trichomoniaisis sexually transmitted disease caused by a one cell organism
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