Skip Navigation

Search Knowledgebase

Urinary System

  1. Abdominal Pain, Age 11 and Younger
  2. Abdominal Pain, Age 12 and Older
  3. Abdominal Ultrasound
  4. Abdominal X-Ray
  5. Absorbent Products for Urinary Incontinence
  6. Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer
  7. Acute Kidney Injury
  8. Acute Kidney Injury Versus Chronic Kidney Disease
  9. Acute Prostatitis (NIH Category I)
  10. Advance Care Planning: Should I Stop Kidney Dialysis?
  11. Albumin Urine Test
  12. Alport Syndrome
  13. American Urological Association Symptom Index
  14. Amyloidosis
  15. Anatomical Incontinence in Women
  16. Angiogram
  17. Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs)
  18. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for Heart Failure
  19. Antibiotics for Chlamydia
  20. Antibiotics for Gonorrhea
  21. Antibiotics for Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)
  22. Antibiotics for Urinary Tract Infections in Children
  23. Anticholinergics for Urinary Incontinence in Men
  24. Anticholinergics for Urinary Incontinence in Spinal Cord Injuries
  25. Antidepressants for Urinary Incontinence
  26. Artificial Sphincter for Urinary Incontinence in Men
  27. Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  28. Autosomal Dominant Interstitial Kidney Disease
  29. Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease
  30. Bartter's Syndrome
  31. Basic Metabolic Panel
  32. Bed-Wetting
  33. Bed-Wetting: Should I Do Something About My Child's Bed-Wetting?
  34. Bed-Wetting: Should My Child See a Doctor?
  35. Behavioral Methods for Urinary Incontinence
  36. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
  37. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (Holistic)
  38. Beta-Sitosterol Plant Extract
  39. Bladder and Other Urothelial Cancers Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  40. Bladder Cancer
  41. Bladder Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  42. Bladder Exstrophy-Epispadias-Cloacal Exstrophy Complex
  43. Bladder Pain Syndrome (Interstitial Cystitis)
  44. Bladder Stress Test and Bonney Test for Urinary Incontinence in Women
  45. Blood Urea Nitrogen
  46. Calcium (Ca) in Urine
  47. Care for an Indwelling Urinary Catheter
  48. Caring for Your Urinary Catheter
  49. Catheters for Urinary Incontinence in Men
  50. Caudal Regression Syndrome
  51. Central Venous Catheter: Changing the Dressing
  52. Central Venous Catheter: Flushing
  53. Central Venous Catheters
  54. Chlamydia
  55. Chlamydia Tests
  56. Chloride (Cl)
  57. Chronic Bacterial Prostatitis (NIH Category II)
  58. Chronic Female Pelvic Pain
  59. Chronic Kidney Disease
  60. Chronic Kidney Disease: Immunizations You Need
  61. Chronic Prostatitis/Pelvic Pain Syndrome, Inflammatory (NIH Category IIIA)
  62. Chronic Prostatitis/Pelvic Pain Syndrome, Noninflammatory (NIH Category IIIB)
  63. Circumcision
  64. Complicated Urinary Tract Infections
  65. Complications of Enlarged Prostate
  66. Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
  67. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Body
  68. Corticosteroids for Nephrotic Syndrome
  69. Cranberry Juice and Urinary Tract Infections
  70. Creatinine and Creatinine Clearance
  71. Cryosurgery for Prostate Cancer
  72. Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer
  73. Cystometry
  74. Cystoscopy
  75. Cystourethrogram
  76. Daytime Accidental Wetting (Diurnal Enuresis)
  77. Dementia: Bladder and Bowel Problems
  78. Dent Disease
  79. Denys-Drash Syndrome
  80. Desmopressin for Bed-Wetting
  81. Diabetes: You Can Slow Kidney Damage
  82. Diabetic Nephropathy
  83. Diabetic Neuropathy: Treatment for Urinary Problems
  84. Dialysis: Measuring How Well It Works
  85. Diuretics and Potassium Supplements
  86. Donating a Kidney
  87. Drinking Enough Water
  88. E. Coli Infection From Food or Water: Blood and Kidney Problems
  89. Electrical Stimulation for Urinary Incontinence
  90. Electrolyte Panel
  91. Enlarged Prostate: Bathroom Tips
  92. Enlarged Prostate: Herbal Therapy
  93. Enlarged Prostate: Laser Therapies
  94. Enlarged Prostate: Other Surgeries
  95. Enlarged Prostate: Should I Have Surgery?
  96. Enlarged Prostate: Should I Take Medicine?
  97. Enlarged Prostate: Transurethral Needle Ablation
  98. Enlarged Prostate: Uroflowmetry Test
  99. Expressed Prostatic Secretions
  100. Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL) for Kidney Stones
  101. Foods High in Oxalate
  102. Fournier Gangrene
  103. Functional Incontinence
  104. Functional Incontinence: Timed Voiding and Prompted Voiding
  105. Genetics of Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Cancer) (PDQ®): Genetics - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  106. Genital Injuries: Urinary Problems
  107. Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR)
  108. Gonorrhea
  109. Goodpasture Syndrome
  110. Heavy Metal Poisoning
  111. Hematuria, Benign, Familial
  112. Hemodialysis
  113. Hemodialysis Compared to Peritoneal Dialysis
  114. Hepatic Fibrosis, Congenital
  115. Hepatorenal Syndrome
  116. Hereditary Leiomyomatosis and Renal Cell Carcinoma
  117. Home Test for Protein in Urine
  118. Home Test for Urinary Tract Infections
  119. Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer (Androgen Deprivation Therapy, or ADT)
  120. Hyperkalemia
  121. Hypokalemia
  122. Hypospadias
  123. IgA Nephropathy
  124. Infected Prostate Stones
  125. Interactive Tool: How Bad Are Your Urinary Symptoms From Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)?
  126. Interactive Tools
  127. Intermittent Catheterization for Men
  128. Intermittent Catheterization for Women
  129. Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP)
  130. Intrinsic Acute Kidney Injury
  131. Kegel Exercises
  132. Kidney (Renal Cell) Cancer
  133. Kidney Biopsy
  134. Kidney Disease: Changing Your Diet
  135. Kidney Disease: Iron Therapy
  136. Kidney Disease: Medicines to Avoid
  137. Kidney Failure: Should I Start Dialysis?
  138. Kidney Failure: What Type of Dialysis Should I Have?
  139. Kidney Failure: When Should I Start Dialysis?
  140. Kidney Function
  141. Kidney Scan
  142. Kidney Stone Analysis
  143. Kidney Stones
  144. Kidney Stones (Holistic)
  1. Kidney Stones: Medicines That Increase Your Risk
  2. Kidney Stones: Preventing Kidney Stones Through Diet
  3. Kidney Stones: Should I Have Lithotripsy to Break Up the Stone?
  4. Kidney Transplant
  5. Laparoscopic Surgery
  6. Laparoscopy
  7. Leptospirosis
  8. Living With More Than One Health Problem
  9. Løken Senior Syndrome
  10. Lowe syndrome
  11. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  12. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Abdomen
  13. Male Genital Problems and Injuries
  14. Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser Syndrome
  15. Mechanical Devices for Urinary Incontinence in Women
  16. Meckel Syndrome
  17. Medical Causes of Bed-Wetting
  18. Medical History and Physical Exam for Kidney Stones
  19. Medical History and Physical Exam for Urinary Incontinence in Men
  20. Medical History and Physical Exam for Urinary Incontinence in Women
  21. Medical History and Physical Exam for Urinary Tract Infections
  22. Medicines That Can Cause Acute Kidney Injury
  23. Medullary Sponge Kidney
  24. Moisture Alarms for Bed-Wetting
  25. Motivational Therapy for Bed-Wetting
  26. Multiple Sclerosis: Bladder Problems
  27. Multiple Sclerosis: Urinary Tract Tests
  28. Nephrectomy
  29. Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
  30. Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis
  31. Nephrotic Syndrome
  32. Nephrotic Syndrome: Skin Care Tips
  33. Open Prostatectomy for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  34. Open Surgery for Kidney Stones
  35. Orchiectomy for Prostate Cancer
  36. Organ Transplant
  37. Overactive Bladder
  38. Overflow Incontinence
  39. Pain Management
  40. Parathyroid Gland and Kidney Stones
  41. Pelvic Examination
  42. Pelvic Exercises for Urinary Incontinence
  43. Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  44. Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Should I Have Surgery?
  45. Pelvic Ultrasound
  46. Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy or Nephrolithotripsy for Kidney Stones
  47. Peritoneal Dialysis
  48. Phenazopyridine for Urinary Symptoms
  49. Phosphate in Blood
  50. Phosphate in Urine
  51. Polycystic Kidney Disease, Autosomal Recessive
  52. Postrenal Acute Kidney Injury
  53. Post-Void Residual Urine Test
  54. Potassium (K) in Blood
  55. Potassium (K) in Urine
  56. Prerenal Acute Kidney Injury
  57. Proctitis
  58. Prostate Biopsy
  59. Prostate Cancer
  60. Prostate Cancer Prevention (Holistic)
  61. Prostate Cancer Screening
  62. Prostate Cancer Screening: Should I Have a PSA Test?
  63. Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic
  64. Prostate Cancer: Should I Choose Active Surveillance?
  65. Prostate Cancer: Should I Have Radiation or Surgery for Localized Prostate Cancer?
  66. Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA)
  67. Prostatitis
  68. Prostatitis (Holistic)
  69. Prostatitis: Pre- and Post-Massage Test
  70. Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer
  71. Radical Prostatectomy
  72. Recurrent Abdominal Pain (RAP)
  73. Renal Agenesis, Bilateral
  74. Renal Cell Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  75. Renal Cell Carcinoma
  76. Renal Glycosuria
  77. Repair of Bladder Prolapse (Cystocele) or Urethra Prolapse (Urethrocele)
  78. Retrograde Pyelogram for Kidney Stones
  79. Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
  80. Retropubic Suspension for Urinary Incontinence in Women
  81. Saw Palmetto
  82. Schinzel Giedion Syndrome
  83. Sexually Transmitted Infections: Genital Exam for Men
  84. Sexually Transmitted Infections: Symptoms in Women
  85. Sexually Transmitted Infections: Treatment
  86. Slit Lamp Examination
  87. Sodium (Na) in Blood
  88. Sodium (Na) in Urine
  89. Stages of Chronic Kidney Disease
  90. Stress Incontinence in Men
  91. Stress Incontinence in Women: Should I Have Surgery?
  92. Stroke: Bladder and Bowel Problems
  93. Suprapubic Catheter Care
  94. Surgery for Chronic Pelvic Pain
  95. Syphilis
  96. Syphilis Tests
  97. Syphilis, Acquired
  98. Tension-Free Vaginal Tape for Stress Incontinence in Women
  99. Total Incontinence
  100. Total Serum Protein
  101. Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  102. Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  103. Transurethral Incision of the Prostate (TUIP) for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  104. Transurethral Microwave Therapy (TUMT) for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  105. Transurethral Prostatectomy for Prostatitis
  106. Transurethral Resection (TUR) for Bladder Cancer
  107. Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP) for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  108. Trichomoniasis
  109. Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCAs) for Bed-Wetting
  110. Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCAs) for the Treatment of Chronic Pelvic Pain
  111. Types of Kidney Stones
  112. Uremia
  113. Ureteroscopy
  114. Urethral Bulking for Urinary Incontinence
  115. Urethral Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  116. Urethral Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  117. Urethral Sling for Stress Incontinence in Women
  118. Urge Incontinence in Men
  119. Uric Acid in Blood
  120. Uric Acid in Urine
  121. Urinary Incontinence in Men
  122. Urinary Incontinence in Women
  123. Urinary Incontinence: Keeping a Daily Record
  124. Urinary Incontinence: Talk to Your Doctor
  125. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 11 and Younger
  126. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older
  127. Urinary Problems and Prostate Cancer
  128. Urinary Problems During Pregnancy
  129. Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) in Older Adults
  130. Urinary Tract Infections in Children
  131. Urinary Tract Infections in Teens and Adults
  132. Urine Culture
  133. Urine Test
  134. Urine Test: Understanding the Test
  135. Urodynamic Tests for Urinary Incontinence
  136. Urostomy Care
  137. VACTERL Association
  138. Vascular Access Failure
  139. Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR)
  140. Weil Syndrome
  141. Why Are Blood Tests Needed With Some Medicines?
  142. Wilms' Tumor
  143. Wilms Tumor and Other Childhood Kidney Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  144. Wilms Tumor and Other Childhood Kidney Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

This information does not replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise, Incorporated disclaims any warranty or liability for your use of this information. Your use of this information means that you agree to the Terms of Use. How this information was developed to help you make better health decisions.

© 1995-2014 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.