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Title Urological emergencies : a practical guide / edited by Hunter Wessells, Jack W. McAninch
Published Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, ©2005


Description 1 online resource (xii, 387 pages) : illustrations
Series Current clinical urology
Current clinical urology.
Contents Diagnosis and treatment of renal trauma / Dan Rosenstein and Jack W. McAninch -- Ureteral trauma / Noel A. Armenakas -- Bladder trauma / Steven B. Brandes and Jay S. Belani -- Urethral trauma / Eric C. Richter and Allen F. Morey -- Trauma to the external genitalia / George W. Jabren and Wayne J.G. Hellstrom -- Blunt and penetrating trauma to the penis / Jack H. Mydlo -- Infection of the upper urinary tract / Maxwell V. Meng and Jack W. McAninch -- Genital and infectious emergencies: prostatitis, urethritis, and epididymo-orchitis / Khoa B. Tran and Hunter Wessells -- Penile prosthesis infection / Dominic J. Carbone, Jr. -- Fournier's gangrene / Peter C. Black and Hunter Wessells -- Renal artery embolism and renal vein thrombosis / Edward J. Yun and Christopher J. Kane
Retroperitoneal and upper tract hemorrhage / Atul D. Rajpurkar and Richard A. Santucci -- Hemorrhagic cystitis / Kian Tai Chong and John M. Corman -- Priapism / Ricardo Munarriz [and others] -- The acute scrotum / Gerald C. Mingin and Hiep T. Nguyen -- Renal colic: diagnosis and management / Rajveer S. Purhoit and Marshall L. Stoller -- Nonurolithic causes of upper urinary tract obstruction / Roger K. Low -- Urgent and emergent management of acute urinary retention / Ugur Yilmaz and Claire C. Yang -- Vesico-vaginal fistula and ureteral injury during pelvic surgery / Craig V. Comiter and Christina Escobar -- Endoscopic perforation and complications of BCG therapy / Nathan F.E. Ullrich, Sanjay Ramakumar, and Bruce L. Dalkin -- The exstrophy-epispadias complex / Richard W. Grady -- Intersex conditions / Richard W. Grady -- Posterior urethral valves / Hiep T. Nguyen -- Spina bifida / Hiep T. Nguyen
Summary Practicing urologists and leading specialists summarize the optimal management of urgent and emergent urological conditions, so that physicians with limited urological training can take advantage of the incredible improvements in the management of acute urological problems. Up-to-date, evidence-based descriptions of the optimal diagnostic and therapeutic approaches cover a wide variety of conditions ranging from traumatic, infectious, and obstructive to hemorrhagic, iatrogenic, vascular, and congenital urological emergencies. The authors review relevant pathophysiological background and epidem
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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In Springer e-books
Subject Urological emergencies.
Medical emergencies.
Urologic Diseases -- diagnosis
Urogenital System -- injuries
Urologic Diseases -- therapy
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Genitourinary & STDs.
MEDICAL -- Urology.
Urologic Diseases -- diagnosis.
Urogenital System -- injuries.
Urologic Diseases -- therapy.
Urgences en urologie.
Urological emergencies.
Urological emergencies.
Form Electronic book
Author Wessells, Hunter.
McAninch, Jack W.
LC no. 2004013202
ISBN 9781592598861