The urinary tract is your body’s drainage system for removing urine. Urine is composed of wastes and water. The urinary tract includes your kidneys, ureters, and bladder. To urinate normally, the urinary tract needs to work together in the correct order.
Urologic diseases or conditions include urinary tract infections, kidney stones, bladder control problems, and prostate problems, among others. Some urologic conditions last only a short time, while others are long-lasting.
- Bladder Control Problems (Urinary Incontinence)
- Bladder Infection (UTI) in Adults
- Bladder Infection (UTI) in Children
- Cystocele (Prolapsed Bladder)
- Cystoscopy & Ureteroscopy
- Daily Bladder Diary (PDF, 487.59 KB)
- Diet for Kidney Stone Prevention
- Erectile Dysfunction
- Hematuria (Blood in the Urine)
- Hydronephrosis in Newborns
- Imaging of the Urinary Tract
- Interstitial Cystitis (Painful Bladder Syndrome)
- Kegel Exercises
- Kidney Infection (Pyelonephritis)
- Kidney Stones
- Kidney Stones in Children
- Medical Tests for Prostate Problems
- Penile Curvature (Peyronie's Disease)
- Perineal Injury in Males
- Prostate Enlargement (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)
- Prostate Inflammation (Prostatitis)
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