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access to the prostate is through
digital rectal exam
what are the 4 stages of male sexual function
erection, lubrication, emission, and ejaculation
detumescence
once sexual stimulation cease and ejaculation occurs, the penile arteries constrict and the penis returns to its flaccid state
what is spermatogenesis and when does it begin
process by which the testes produce sperm, process begins during puberty and around age 13, and continues throughout life
normal sperm count is --- to --- --------- sperm with each ejaculation
normal sperm count is 300 to 500 million sperm with each ejaculation
when is a man considered infertile
when he has a sperm count of less than 20 to 30 million per ejaculation
when is a man considered sterile
when he is unable to produce sperm
hypospadias
urethral meatus opening ventrally on the glans
epispadias
urethral meatus opening dorsally on the glans
tanner staging
used to track the sexual maturation of males during pubertry by characterizing pubic hair distribution and penile and testicular size
normal discharge from a penis is
seminal fluid and urine
posotions for gu male assessment, and techniques
sidelying [sims] position or lean over exam table, inspection, palpation, and auscultation
left scrotal sac is lower than right
left scrotal sac is lower than right
thayer-martin medium is used when
collecting urethral discharge specimens for gonorrhea
palpate the --- and --- areas for hernias and enlarged lymph nodes
INGUINAL AND FEMORAL AREAS
smegma
normal white, cheesy material that might be seen as retract forskin
hesselbach's triangle
external inguinal ring
indirect inguinal hernia
comes down inguinal canal and is palpated at inguinal ring or in scrotom
direct inguinal hernia
mass that enlarges with coughing
femoral hernia
palpated medial to femoral vessels and inferior to inguinal ligament
prostate gland grading
Grade I; <1 CM PROTRUSION INTO RECTUM
Grade II; 1 TO 2 CM PROTRUSION INTO RECTUM
Grade III; 2 to 3 cm protrusion into rectum
Grade IV; > 3 cm protrution into rectum
auscultating in GU assessment
if u detect a scrotal mass on insp. and palp., auscultate the scrotum. ask client to lie in superior pos, then stand at his side next to the genital area. place ur stethoscope over the scrotal mass to listen for bowel sounds. the presence of bowel sounds suggests a hernia