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Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)13MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
Clinically Related Exercise1.Mr. S. complains of fever, chills, andurinary frequency and urgency. Onexamination, the physician finds theprostate is soft, swollen, and tender. Thephysician suspects an inflammation of theprostate gland and bladder, and charts adiagnosis ofprostatocystitis.13MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
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Clinically Related Exercise3.Mr. B. is diagnosed with BPH and asks foran explanation of what BPH is. How should13MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
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Vocabulary Challenge Exercise1.circumcision: removal to all or partof the foreskin of the penis.2.erectile dysfunction: inability toachieve an erection for sexualintercourse3.hydrocele: accumulation of fluid inthe sac that contains the testicles.This does not cause pain.4.sterility: inability to makeoffspring; deficiency of semen.13MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
MEDICAL AND SURGICALMEDICAL AND SURGICALPROCEDURESPROCEDURESTransurethral resectionTransurethral resectionof the prostate (TURP)of the prostate (TURP)Removal of the prostateRemoval of the prostateusing a resectoscope orusing a resectoscope orelectrocautery (Seeelectrocautery (Seeillustration.)illustration.)13MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
MEDICAL AND SURGICALMEDICAL AND SURGICALPROCEDURESPROCEDURES(CONTINUED)(CONTINUED)Vasectomy and its reversalVasectomy and its reversalSurgical procedure that cuts theSurgical procedure that cuts thevas deferens and sutures eachvas deferens and sutures eachend to prevent sperm fromend to prevent sperm fromentering the epididymis, thusentering the epididymis, thuspreventing fertilizationpreventing fertilizationReversal sometimes possibleReversal sometimes possibleusing microsurgical techniques tousing microsurgical techniques toreattach the ends of the severedreattach the ends of the severedvas deferens (See illustration.)vas deferens (See illustration.)13MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
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