Urology Cases & Quizzes

 
 
  • Sudden-Onset Right-Cheek Swelling in a 69-Year-Old Woman A 69-year-old woman recently discharged from the hospital for sepsis secondary to a urinary tract infection is admitted for acute kidney injury. What's the diagnosis?
  • Famous Patients, Famous Diseases, Famous Surgeries Test your knowledge of surgical history with this quiz about our surgical heritage.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Cystitis Twenty percent of women develop at least one UTI, with cystitis the most common cause. How much do you know about this condition and best practices? Test yourself with our short quiz.
  • A 65-Year-Old Woman With Decreased Coordination A 65-year-old woman presents with confusion and decreased coordination. The symptoms started insidiously over the past 2 months, with confusion and increasing forgetfulness. What's the diagnosis?
  • Fever, Pain, and Failure to Thrive in a 9-Year-Old Boy A 9-year-old boy presents with a 2- to 3-year history of intermittent fever, abdominal pain, failure to thrive, tiredness, and weakness. What's the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Gout Gout can result in debilitating illness with recurrent pain and joint inflammation. Do you know what to look for and best practices for this condition? Test your knowledge with our short quiz.
  • Scrotal Rash in an Elderly Man A 77-year-old man presents with congestive heart failure and a scrotal rash present for more than 3 months. What's the diagnosis?
  • Penile Trauma and Hematuria in a 48-Year-Old Man A 48-year-old man presents after falling onto a log and suffering a direct blow to his perineum and penis. What's the diagnosis?
  • Never Do Unto Others... How far would you go for science? These physicians tested the limits -- and some paid with their lives.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Erectile Dysfunction Erectile dysfunction affects 50% of men older than 40 years. Do you know how best to diagnose and treat this common condition? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Psychotic Behavior and Loss of Speech 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?
  • A 13-Year-Old Boy With a 3-Month History of Malaise A 13-year-old boy presents with a history of epigastric pain, vomiting, malaise, polyuria, and a 12-lb weight loss during the past 3 months. What's the diagnosis?
  • Test Your Cancer IQ With cancer history on everyone's mind, test your knowledge of key events that helped shape cancer research.
  • Sexuality at End of Life Taking care of the 'whole person' means also addressing sexuality concerns, which are common in patients with serious illness, those with cancer, and those facing the end of life.
  • Sexual Intercourse-Related Injuries Injuries related to sexual intercourse are common and often go untreated due to embarrassment. Are you familiar with these injuries and how best to treat them? Test your knowledge with our quick quiz.
  • Quiz: Match the President With the Medical Condition Test your knowledge of presidential medical trivia.
  • DHEA for Urogenital Atrophy and Sexual Function How effective is vaginal DHEA for urogenital atrophy and sexual function in postmenopausal women?
  • Acute-Onset Severe Penile Pain, Swelling, and Bruising A 35-year-old man presents to the ED with acute-onset penile pain and swelling that started during sexual intercourse. His partner recalls hearing a cracking sound. What is the diagnosis?
  • Eponyms From A to Z In medicine, there are thousands of diseases, tests, and conditions named for their discoverer. How many can you recognize?
  • Insidious Abdominal Symptoms With Urinary Disturbances A 75-year-old man presents with a 6-week history of lower abdominal pain and distention, bilateral lower-extremity swelling, and weight loss. He has been anuric for 3 days. What is the diagnosis?