Handbook of Urology

Author: J. Kellogg Parsons


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  • ISBN: 9780470672563
  • Author: J. Kellogg Parsons
  • Publ Date: 2013-11-01
  • Edition:
  • Pages: 308
  • Imprint: WILEY *#
  • Status: ACT
  • ID - 193196

Table of Contents :

Contributors, viii
Preface to the First Edition, x
Section 1 Infections
1 Infections of the urinary tract, 3 Mark W. Ball
2 Antimicrobial Prophylaxis for Urologic Procedures, 12 Jeffrey K. Mullins
Section 2 Urinary lithiasis
3 Nephrolithiasis: Etiology, Stone Composition, Medical Management, and Prevention, 23 Robert M. Turner II and Michelle Jo Semins
4 Nephrolithiasis: Evaluation and Surgical Treatment, 32 Bishoy A. Gayed and Michelle Jo Semins
Section 3 Reproductive and Sexual Function
5 Male infertility, 43 Ahmed Magheli
6 Erectile dysfunction and Peyronie s disease, 55 Jeffrey K. Mullins
Section 4 Emergency Urology
7 Genitourinary trauma, 67 Adam Kern
8 Testicular torsion and trauma, 75 Adam Kern
9 Acute gross hematuria: etiology and management, 82 Kenneth Tseng
10 Priapism, 88 Debasish Sundi and Trinity J. Bivalacqua
11 Urinary fistulae, 96 Adam Kern
12 Urethral stricture disease, 103 Debasish Sundi and Arthur L. Burnett
Section 5 Urine storage and emptying
13 Neurourology, 111 Ifeanyichukwu Anusionwu
14 Urogynecology, 116 Ifeanyichukwu Anusionwu
15 Interstitial cystitis and chronic pelvic pain, 123 Ifeanyichukwu Anusionwu
Section 6 Oncology
16 Prostate Cancer Screening and Diagnosis, 129 John B. Eifler
17 Prostate Cancer: Localized, 139 Stacy Loeb
18 Prostate cancer: treatment of metastatic disease, 149 John B. Eifler
19 Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, 157 John B. Eifler
20 Bladder cancer: superficial, 166 Ashley E. Ross and Trinity J. Bivalacqua
21 Invasive Bladder Cancer and Urinary Diversion, 173 Ashley E. Ross and Trinity J. Bivalacqua
22 Penile and urethral cancer, 180 Nicholas C. Field, Matthew Eric Hyndman
23 Ureteral and renal pelvic tumors, 189 Elias Hyams and Brian Matlaga
24 Angiomyolipoma, oncocytoma and retroperitoneal fibrosis, 199 Phillip M. Pierorazio
25 Malignant Renal parenchymal tumors, 208 Phillip M. Pierorazio
26 Adrenal Disorders, 217 Jeffrey K. Mullins
27 Testicular tumors, 228 Varun Sharma and Markus Margreiter
Section 7 Congenital and Acquired Disease
28 Obstructing Congenital Anomalies of the Urinary Tract, 239 Kristina D. Suson
29 Developmental Abnormalities of the Genitalia: Disorders of Sexual Differentiation, Hypospadias, and Cryptorchidism, 247 Eric Z. Massanyi
30 Pediatric Urinary Infections, Vesicoureteral Refl ux, and Voiding Dysfunction, 254 Eric Z. Massanyi
31 Pediatric Genitourinary Oncology, 261 Eric Z. Massanyi
32 The Exstrophy Epispadias Complex, 268 Kristina D. Suson
33 Bladder Augmentation, bladder neck reconstruction and continent diversions in children, 276 Angela D Gupta
34 End Stage Renal Disease and Transplantation, 280 Angela D Gupta
Uropharmacology, 285 John B. Eifler
Index, 289
Color plate section can be found facing page 166


Are you a urologist, trainee, or medical student managing patients with conditions like BPH, urinary stones or priapism?

Do you require a rapid-reference guide to clinical management?

If so, this full colour, practical handbook is the ideal resource, providing rapid-access information on the clinical management of all major urologic disorders and problems likely to be encountered daily. With a strong emphasis on user-friendliness and point-of-care accessibility, sections are divided according to the major areas of urology, with each chapter containing the following features:

case histories

multiple choice questions

key points box

key weblinks box

common errors in diagnosis/treatment boxes

An experienced contributor team outlines the skills required to provide appropriate assessment and management of patients; in particular identifying the correct diagnostic and management options for each disorder, and how to perform basic urological procedures safely and effectively. Information corresponds to relevant American Urological Association (AUA) and European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines for clinical management. Perfect for quick browsing prior to performing a consultation, preparing for ward rounds, or when brushing up for the Boards, Handbook of Urology is the ideal quick-stop manual for urologists of all levels involved in day to day management of patients.

Author Biography:

Edited by
J. Kellogg Parsons, MD, MHS, FACS, Moores Comprehensive Cancer Center, UC San Diego Health System, La Jolla, CA, USA
John B. Eifler, MD, James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Misop Han, MD, MS, James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA


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