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balanorrhagia
a bursting forth of the glans penis
orchioplasty
repair of a testicle
Peyronie's disease
disorder that causes induration of the corpora cavernosa in the penis
oligospermia
scanty production and expulsion of sperm
PSA
prostate specific antigen
aspermia
inability to secrete or ejaculate sperm
resectoscope
specialized endoscope used to approach the prostate when performing a TURP
anorchism
absence of one or both testes
prostatodynia
pain in the area of the prostate gland
vasovasostomy
restoration of the function of the fas deferens to regain fertility after vasectomy
seminoma
testicular cancer tumor
vasectomy
removal of a segment of the vas deferens to produce sterility in the male
variocele
enlarged, herniated veins near the testicle
hydrocele
hernia of fluid in the testis or tubes leading from the testis
circumcision
removal of foreskin to expose glans penis
balanitis
inflammation of the glans penis
orchialgia
pain in the testis
cyptorchism
undescended testicle
impotence
failure to maintain an erection
Bx
Biopsy
perineal
relating to the perineum
DRE
digital rectal exam
orchidectomy
removal of a testicle
TURP
transurethral resectin of the prostate
endorectal sonogram of prostate
ultrasound scan of prostate made after introduction of transducer into rectum
glans penis
bulging structure at the distal end of the penis
BPH
begign prostatic hypertrophy/hyperplasia
digital rectal exam
insertion of a finger into the male rectum to palpate rectum and prostate
epididymectomy
removal of an epididymis
prostatitis
inflammation of the prostate