Oh My painful bladder
20 % of female will have urine infection at least once in her lifetime. If you ever had urine infection, you may be very well aware of UTI like burning sensation, frequency, urgency. But you may not be aware that these symptoms can also be caused by a condition called interstitial cystitis or painful bladder syndrome. How is a women to know, if she had an UTI or painful bladder syndrome.
Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
Recurrent UTIs in Women
Urinary Tract Infections are very common among women. Research indicates that one out of five women experiences UTI at some point of their life. UTI can affect any part of the urinary system including the bladder (causing cystitis), kidneys ( leading to pyelonephritis) & urethra (resulting in urethritis).
Don't let UTI ruin your Summer
Itching, burning sensation, pain while peeing - If you've ever had a UTI, you would know the agony it can cause. Research suggests that the chances of developing a urinary tract infection are much higher in summer. So here’s everything you need to know about UTI & how to keep it from ruining your summer.
General Urology Topics
Urology myth - frequent urination at night is just a part of ageing
If you are visiting washroom more than two times in 6-8 hours of sleep, then, you might have Nocturia or nocturnal polyuria. During sleep time, your body produces less urine that is more concentrated. This means that most people don’t need to wake up during the night to urinate and can sleep uninterrupted for 6 to 8 hours.
Diabetes & Urological Diseases
Nearly 50% of patients with diabetes suffer from bladder dysfunction. It generally involves a broad spectrum of lower urinary tract symptoms including urinary urgency, frequency & incontinence. Bladder instability & hypersensitivity are the most common issues in both male & female diabetic patients.
CIRCUMCISION: A Step to Reduce Infection
This education series aims to answer your questions about having a circumcision. It explains the benefits, risks and alternatives, as well as what you can expect when you come to hospital. If you have any further questions, please speak to a doctor or nurse caring for you.
Laparoscopic Vesicovaginal Fistula Repair (VVF) - Vlog
54 Years old female with past history of 2 Cesarian sections, open hysterectomy 3 months back, umbilical hernia repair 2 months back. Referral doctor had attempted Laparoscopic Vesicovaginal Fistula Repair (VVF) during hernia surgery but could not proceed due to dense adhesions.
Laser Treatment For Prostate Enlargement
A laser is used to cut and remove prostate tissue that is preventing the urethra from opening. A separate tool is then used to slice the prostate tissue into small, easily detachable pieces. Men with a significantly enlarged prostate may consider HoLEP as a treatment option.