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Urinary System

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Diseases: Bladder Diseases | Kidney Diseases | Kidney Failure | Ureteral Diseases | Urethral Diseases | Urinary Tract Infections

Other Topics: General Urinary System | Diagnostic Procedures | Dialysis | Surgery | Kidney Transplantation | Urination Disorders


Urinary System Diagnostic Procedures

(Jump to: Overviews | Imaging Tests | Lab Tests | Other Procedures

Overviews
Diagnosis of Kidney and Urinary Tract Disorders:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Ten Tests Used for Diagnosing Kidney Disease:NKF


Imaging Tests
Imaging of the Urinary Tract:NIDDK
Voiding Cystourethrogram:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Intravenous Pyelogram:RadiologyInfo
Renal Scan:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Computed Tomography (CT) – Abdomen and Pelvis:RadiologyInfo
Abdominal Ultrasound:RadiologyInfo


Lab Tests
Kidney and Urinary Tract Function, Disorders, and Diseases – Tests:Lab Tests Online
Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN):Lab Tests Online
Creatinine:Lab Tests Online
Cystatin C:Lab Tests Online
Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR):Lab Tests Online
Urinalysis:Lab Tests Online


Other Procedures
Cystometric Study:MedlinePlus
Cystoscopy and Ureteroscopy:NIDDK
Renal (Kidney) Biopsy:UpToDate Patient Information
Urodynamic Testing:NIDDK


Urinary System Surgery

Index to Urinary System Surgical Procedures
Bladder Surgery
Kidney Surgery
Kidney Transplantation
Surgery for Urinary Incontinence


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