Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Learn about different types and treatments of urinary tract infections, the risk factors, and prevention for both men and women.
A bladder infection is a bacterial infection. It also may be called a UTI, which refers to infection in the bladder, kidneys, ureters, or urethra.
Urethritis is a condition in which the urethra, or the tube that carries urine from the bladder to outside the body, becomes inflamed and irritated.
Prostatitis is inflammation of the prostate gland. Learn more about its symptoms and how your doctor can treat it.
Usually the urethra is wide enough for urine to flow freely through it. When it narrows, it can restrict urinary flow. This is known as a urethral stricture.
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Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease that affects warm, moist areas of the body. Early symptoms include pain when urinating and discharge.
The exact cause of bladder cancer is unknown. Learn about its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
Benign enlargement of the prostate is a common condition in which your prostate gland swells beyond normal size.
Chronic nonbacterial prostatitis is a condition that causes pain and inflammation in the prostate and the lower urinary tract in men.
Find information on bladder neck obstruction symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.
Acute pyelonephritis is a severe, sudden, and potentially life threatening infection of the kidneys. Moist skin and chills are possible signs of this condition.
Urologic diseases are a wide variety of conditions, all related to the processing and carrying of urine out of the body. They can affect people of all ages.
The renal pelvis and the ureter are lined with specific types of cells called transitional cells. Cancer begins in the transitional cells.
Reactive arthritis is a type of arthritis triggered by an infection in the body.
Hydronephrosis is a condition that typically occurs when one kidney swells due to the failure of normal drainage of urine from the kidney to the bladder.
This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose. Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.