Urology Cases & Quizzes

 
 
  • Neurocognitive Decline and Motor Regression in a 34-Year-Old Woman A 34-year-old woman has a 4-year history of psychotic behavior and neurocognitive decline. She has also demonstrated progressive motor regression and loss of speech. What's the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Chronic Kidney Disease Chronic kidney disease is a significant worldwide health problem associated with increased risk for cardiovascular disease and chronic renal failure. Test yourself on key aspects with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Varicocele Varicocele is a well-recognized cause of decreased testicular function and occurs in approximately 15%-20% of all males and in 40% of infertile males. Test your knowledge with our quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Acute Pyelonephritis Acute pyelonephritis is a potentially organ- and life-threatening infection that can lead to renal scarring. Are you familiar with key concepts and best practices? Test yourself with our quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Iron Deficiency Anemia Iron deficiency anemia occurs when stores of iron are too low to support normal red blood cell production. Are you familiar with this condition? Test your knowledge with our quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Advanced Prostate Cancer Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in men in the United States. Test your knowledge of key aspects of advanced prostate cancer with our quick quiz.
  • A 55-Year-Old Man With Recurrent Sharp Flank Pain A 55-year-old man presents with recurrent pain in his right flank. The pain is sharp, severe, radiates to the groin, and increases with urination.
  • A 23-Year-Old Woman With Emesis and Generalized Weakness A 23-year-old woman presents with a 3-day history of progressively worsening, generalized muscle weakness and nonbilious emesis. What is the most likely diagnosis?
  • A 21-Year-Old Woman With Dysuria and Vaginal Discharge A 21-year-old woman presents with abdominal pain and dysuria. She further states that her urine has been 'dark' over the past day. What's the diagnosis?
  • A 78-Year-Old Man With Delirium A 78-year-old man with overall good health, except for symptoms of moderate benign prostatic hypertrophy, presents after becoming unable to pass urine. What is the most likely diagnosis?
  • Laparoscopic and Robotic Radical Prostatectomy   Robotic prostatectomy.
  • Palliative Care to Assist Ill and Aging Family Caregivers What should you do when the caregiver's health is as bad as or worse than the patient's?
  • A 29-Year-Old Man With Fertility Concerns A 29-year-old man presents to a fertility specialist. Do you know the likely findings on a karyotype analysis of his genome?
  • A 71-Year-Old Man With Urinary Problems A 71-year old man has nocturia, slow urinary stream, and a sense of incomplete emptying. He has no dysuria or hematuria, has no known medical conditions, and takes no medication. What's the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Prostate Cancer Prostate cancer is the most common noncutaneous cancer in men and is the second most common cause of cancer deaths. Do you know what to watch for and best practices? Test yourself with our short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia An estimated 50% of men demonstrate histopathologic benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) by age 60 years; this number increases to 90% by age 85 years. Test your knowledge of BPH with this short quiz.
  • A 58-Year-Old Man Unable to Maintain an Erection A 58-year-old man cannot maintain an erection. He has no difficulty with orgasm/ejaculation. He is in a stable, monogamous relationship. He does not believe underlying psychogenic factors are at work.
  • Psychiatry Fast Five Quiz: Premature Ejaculation Premature ejaculation is the most common sexual disorder in men younger than 40 years. The disorder may be lifelong or acquired. What do you know about this condition? Take our short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Sexually Transmitted Diseases Rates of sexually transmitted diseases have reached a record high in the United States. How much do you know about these increasingly common conditions? Test yourself with our quick quiz.
  • A Man With a Swollen Knee: Osmosis Question of the Week A 20-year-old man presents with a painful, swollen right knee. Can you make the diagnosis?