For most men, as they age, the nightly bathroom visits are one of the first signs of having an enlarged prostate. These bathroom trips, although quite often, may not be satisfying either. The common symptoms of the condition include trouble urinating, leaking and dribbling. Most urologists consider prostate enlargement as a by-product of getting old.
Prostate Enlargement is commonly called benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH). It is a benign or non-cancerous enlargement of the prostate that blocks the flow of urine through the urethra. The prostate cells gradually multiply and increase in size and put extra pressure on the urethra. With the urethra narrowed, the bladder has to put more pressure for the urine to exit the body.
Although prostate enlargement as such is a very common conditio... more
Even though everyone knows and understands the importance of reproductive health, people rarely talk about sexual health. Just like any other health issue, sexual dysfunction also needs to be discussed without shame and treated on time. One of the most common sexual dysfunction seen in men above the age of 40 is erectile dysfunction, sometimes called as Impotence.
Fortunately, we now have a revolutionary method, highly recommended by urologists in Dubai for treating ED known as the Priapus Shot (P-Shot). The P-shot helps men struggling with erectile dysfunction achieve a stronger, firmer and larger erection and thereby improving their sexual life.
The treatment uses platelet-rich plasma (PRP) from the patient’s body to successfully revitalize damaged or aged penile tissues... more
The size of the penis is a very sensitive issue for many men. With many treatment methods screaming “ it works ” available in the healthcare industry, many are more than ready to try anything from surgery, pills, traction devices and injections to successfully enlarge their penis size.
Penile enlargement or male enhancement broadly refers to a number of techniques intended to increase the length and girth of the penis. There are both surgical and non-surgical methods in use. Your Urologist in Dubai can help in deciding the best treatment method depending on your original size and anatomy.
Non- Surgical Procedures
Priapus shot or P-Shot is a natural procedure where the growth factors in an individual’s body are extracted and used for penile enhancement...
This might sound like a funny topic, but sadly, numerous people are victims of bedwetting or nocturnal enuresis. This is referred to the unintentional passage of urine when they are mostly asleep. Enuresis is the medical term used for bedwetting. It can occur both during the day or in the night. This is a common situation found in infants and young children.
In fact, this becomes an involuntary action. However, this is seen only till the age of 4 or 5. Children wetting in their sleep after the age of 5 need to be taken to the doctor to identify the cause and find a suitable solution that will eliminate this medical condition. In the daytime, it could be usually controlled while in the night, the control comes in much later.
It is often seen that parents expect dryness at a very young age... more
Penoplasty is a surgery done to increase the penis size by increasing either the length, girth (width) or both. Currently, Penuma is the only penis enlargement surgery approved by the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) 510(k) regulation for penile augmentation.
Read on to learn more about how it works, what the risks are, and whether it’s proven to be successful.
The Penuma is a medical silicone injected under the penis skin to make the penis longer and wider. The two types of tissues that shapes the penis are the following:
- Corpus cavernosa. These are two cylindrical tissues that run parallel to each other along the top of the penis.
- Corpus spongiosum. This is one cylindrical tissue that runs along the bottom of the penis and surrounds the urethra.
The urologist in Dubai des... more
Kidney stones can be very painful, as to how it could be when you are pregnant. It’s true that pregnancy does not necessarily increase the chances of getting kidney stones, however, getting it can be complicated. It can be difficult for urologists in Dubai to diagnose and administer treatments as it may harm the fetus.
Kidney stones may cause severe pain, which then medical treatment will be recommended. Additionally, having kidney stones during pregnancy, especially in the third trimester may also induce labor, hence it is best to seek medical help from in case you notice these signs of kidney stones:
- Intense pain.
It is one of the most common signs of kidney stones. If the stone is located in your kidney, you experience pain in the back, below the rib cage area... more
Penoplasty is a surgical procedure that can increase the size of the Penis by increasing either the length, girth (width) or both.
To increase the length, an incision will be made above the base of the shaft. Through this we can partially release the penile suspensory ligament, thus allowing the shaft to be brought forward, thereby lengthening it externally by typically 1-2 inches.
Men with prominent pubic fat pads can gain more length by doing a liposuction to this area. This increase in length is in the flaccid position only and some men may find that the angle of the erection may be slightly lower.
The increase in girth involves a small amount of liposuction of the stomach or thigh areas to collect fat, followed by re-introduction of the fat by injection along the shaft... more
Sexually transmitted diseases or STDs are diseases that are passed among people through sexual contact. A few of these diseases are solely transmitted through the exchange of bodily fluids like semen, blood or vaginal discharge. Those STDs mostly result in the formation of small lesions or ulcers and can spread through contact with the affected skin. Otherwise, the symptoms are mainly related to urethral or vaginal discharge and other urinary symptoms.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Infections
Although the diseases are primarily transmitted through sexual means, they are also transmittable in non-sexual ways. An infected mother can pass it to her child during pregnancy or during the labour...
Kidney cancer is difficult to get detected just like any other cancer. A tumor in your kidney could be detected only when you are evaluated for other issues or during a regular check-up. When the kidney tumor grows and spreads into neighboring organs, it can cause symptoms like blood in the urine, fever anemia and tiredness. Any treatment for kidney cancer, once detected is most successful if the cancerous cells are localized. To understand more about kidney cancer it is important to understand the functioning of kidneys and the risk factors that lead to cancer.
Anatomy of Kidneys
Kidneys are the two bean-shaped organs located behind your abdominal organs, one on each side of your spine. The lower rib cage provides some protection to your kidneys...
If you ever had a urinary stone, you’d never forget it. The pain in your lower back and belly come as shock waves when you try to pass the tiny stone through your urinary tract. Memories of the unbearable pain will make you do everything in your capacity to avoid having to go through the experience again. So what are these stones anyway? Why does it form in our body if its so unwanted and only mean to cause pain? Our urology specialist explains how exactly this tiny stone ends up forming in your body.
Urinary stones are formed when your urine contains more of crystal-forming substances like calcium, oxalate and uric acid than the fluid which can dilute it... more