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Seminal Vesicle Calculus

Seminal Vesicles Calculus


Presentation

  • A 37-year-old male, who had previously undergone transurethral resection of ejaculatory duct, presented with perineal discomfort and graveluria. Computed tomography revealed a calculus situated within a dilated left seminal vesicle.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Fifteen sections present more than 3500 high resolution sonographic images in the eye and orbit, face, salivary gland, gastrointestinal system, prostate, genitalia, peripheral chest, and much more.[books.google.de]
  • Modern Surgical Pathology, 2nd Edition presents today's most complete, current, and practical assistance in evaluating and signing out surgical specimens.[books.google.com]
  • […] at orgasm which contains sperm and secretions from the prostate gland. (27 Sep 1997) seminal gland The paired glands at the base of the bladder that produce seminal fluid and fructose. (09 Oct 1997) seminal granule One of the minute granular bodies present[kmle.co.kr]
  • We aim to present and review the literature of one such case.[bioline.org.br]
Inflammation
  • Comprehensive in scope, this title begins with a look at normal anatomy and histology for each organ system...followed by discussions of the pathology of congenital anomalies, inflammations, non-neoplastic diseases and neoplasia.[books.google.de]
  • It may also be caused by inflammation of the distended urethral mucosa.[aafp.org]
  • […] may produce failure of emission) Neurologic disorders (multiple sclerosis [MS], DM) Medications ( α -blockers, in particular tamsulosin , ganglion blockers, antipsychotics) Urethral stricture (may be posttraumatic) Painful ejaculation: Infection or inflammation[unboundmedicine.com]
  • It is also seen in chronic inflammation of the prostate (chronic prostatitis).[ultrasound-images.com]
  • In 30-70% of the cases there is no association with any significant pathology. [ 3 ] Most of the semen comes from the seminal vesicles and prostate and infections or inflammation of these organs account for up to 50% of cases. [ 3 ] Malignancies and trauma[patient.info]
Physician
  • Department of Urology at the Hospital ELYTIS provides physicians and technology to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to urology. Urology are complementary medical specialties: nephrology, andrology, gynecology and oncology.[elytis-hospital.ro]
  • Am Fam Physician . 1991;44:162–71. 24. LeDuc A, Cariou G, Baron C, Cukier J, Quentel P, Faure G, et al.[aafp.org]
  • Wright The Physician and Sportsmedicine , 1988, Volume 16, Number 12, Page 91 [25] Daniel E. Shumer, Natalie J. Nokoff, and Norman P. Spack Advances in Pediatrics , 2016, Volume 63, Number 1, Page 79 [26] Ricardo Azziz and Eli Y.[degruyter.com]
  • Studies have shown that physicians overuse MRI when staging newly diagnosed prostate cancer in patients at low risk for lymph node metastases (118,119).[alpfmedical.info]
  • Check with your own physician. See additional proviso at the bottom of the page. Keywords: prostatitic stones calcifications urine reflux calculi corpora amylacea Kidney lithotripsy EPS drainage magnesium calcium Doctors on this page: Dr.[prostatitis.org]
Pathologist
  • Edited by four leading surgical pathologists - Noel Weidner, MD, Richard J. Cote, MD, Saul Suster, MD and Lawrence M.[books.google.com]
Surgical Procedure
  • […] in which an organ is turned inside out use of electrical current to destroy tissue surgical creation of a urinary bladder from a segment of the ileum crushing of a gallbladder or urinary bladder stone followed by irrigation to wash the fragment out. surgical[quizlet.com]
Ulcer
  • , ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative aphthous genital organ male • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative scrotum • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative seminal vesicle • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration[coding-pro.com]
  • , ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative aphthous (oral) (recurrent) K12.0 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K12.0 Recurrent oral aphthae 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Aphthous stomatitis (major) (minor) Bednar's aphthae Periadenitis[icd10data.com]
  • Rarely, rectal involvement produces an ulcerating lesion that is extremely difficult to distinguish from rectal carcinoma. Late local spread to the corpus cavernosa, corpus spongiosum, and scrotum has been reported.[radiologykey.com]
  • ., uveitis) are typical in spondyloarthropathies such as Reiter's syndrome. 28 The additional finding of oral ulcers is consistent with Behçet's syndrome.[aafp.org]
Skin Ulcer
  • Code L98.8 Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code epididymis N50.89 scrotum (urinary) N50.89 urethroscrotal N50.89 Gangrene, gangrenous (connective tissue) (dropsical) (dry) (moist) (skin[icd10data.com]
Sexual Dysfunction
  • Dysfunction 1203 Chapter 104 Womens Sexual Dysfunction 1210 Chapter 105 Sexuality Education for Young People 1221 A CultureBound Sex Related Disorder in Indian Subcontinent 1225 Chapter 107 Clinical Services for Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV[books.google.com]
  • Explore these free sample topics: -- The first section of this topic is shown below -- Basics Description Premature ejaculation (PE): inability to control ejaculatory reflex resulting in ejaculation sooner than desired; most common type of sexual dysfunction[unboundmedicine.com]
  • Abstract Ejaculatory duct obstruction (EDO) remains a rare but surgically correctable cause of male sexual dysfunction and male infertility due to obstructive azoospermia, diagnosed in up to 5% of infertile men.[nature.com]
Neurologic Manifestation
  • Manifestations of HIV 910 Chapter 77 Gastrointestinal Manifestations of HIV Infection and AIDS 927 Chapter 78 Renal Manifestations of HIV Infection and AIDS 951 Chapter 79 HIV and Endocrine Manifestations 960 Chapter 80 AIDS Associated Malignancies and[books.google.com]

Treatment

  • […] of HIV in Industrialized and Middle Income CountriesŠAdults Adolescents and Pediatric 1310 Chapter 115 Guidelines for the Treatment of HIV and AIDS in ResourceLimited Countries 1328 Chapter 116 Guidelines for Prevention of Perinatal HIV Infection 1345[books.google.com]
  • Although rare, our case demonstrates that seminal vesicle calculi formation can occur following treatment of ejaculatory duct obstruction, possibly secondary to urinary reflux and stasis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Treatment of urological disorders may be medical (eg urinary tract infections) or surgery (eg in prostate adenoma).[elytis-hospital.ro]
  • Optimal treatment depends on the stone size and burden, and centralization of services will assist in the development of specialized centres.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Early endoscopic treatment can reverse symptoms and prevent the progression of partial obstruction to bilateral, complete obstruction, and transurethral resection of the ejaculatory duct remains the main treatment option for EDO.[nature.com]

Prognosis

  • The prognosis of patients with bilateral lymphadenopathy is poorer than for patients with a single ipsilateral lymph node (88).[alpfmedical.info]
  • Correlation between tumor grade and degree of spread (stage) is high; there are also strong correlations between Gleason scores and prognosis. FIGURE 16.8. Staging of prostate cancer.[radiologykey.com]
  • Of these, the stippled calcification is seen in papillary tumours with low grade invasiveness and therefore show a better prognosis [6] . Calcification is most common in transitional cell and squamous cell carcinomas [6] .[ijri.org]

Etiology

  • Seminal vesiculitis due to stasis and diabetes has been the most important known etiological factor in a majority.[bioline.org.br]
  • Predominant age: all sexually mature age groups Predominant sex: male only Etiology and Pathophysiology Male sexual response: Erection mediated by parasympathetic nervous system Normal ejaculation consists of three phases: Emission phase: Semen is deposited[unboundmedicine.com]
  • Other etiologies have been associated such as chronic uraemia, chronic genitourinary infections (sshistosomiasis and tuberculosis), urinary obstruction, carcinoma and metastatic calcification. 13yof – Teratoma A Teratoma is a germ cell tumor with tissues[proxraymanagement.com]
  • Transurethral resection of partially obstructed ejaculatory ducts: seminal parameters and pregnancy outcomes according to the etiology of obstruction . J. Urol. 159 , 2048–2053 (1998). 65. El-Assmy, A. et al .[nature.com]
  • Although treatment of most stones remains uncomplicated, etiology and prevention prove elusive. Mandel hypothesized that most if not all extraosseous calcifications in the body arise from a nidus of carbonate apatite (1) .[link.springer.com]

Epidemiology

  • Ejaculatory anhedonia: normal ejaculation lacking orgasm or pleasure Hematospermia: presence of blood in the ejaculate Ejaculatory duct obstruction Synonym(s): rapid ejaculation; retarded ejaculation; inhibited orgasm in males; ejaculatory dysfunction Epidemiology[unboundmedicine.com]
  • It is usually a painless, benign, isolated, self-limiting symptom. [ 1 ] Epidemiology Haematospermia is not uncommon and may affect men of any age after puberty. Its peak incidence is in men aged 30 to 40 years.[patient.info]
  • Epidemiology and Natural History of Carcinoma of the Prostate . American Roentgen Ray Society Categorical Course Syllabus on Uroradiology, 1989;87-92. Copyright 1989, Reston, VA: American College of Radiology, with permission.)[radiologykey.com]
  • Epidemiology of urinary tract diseases in general practice. Br Med J . 1969;4:390–4. 5. Sommer P, Nielsen KK, Bauer T, Kristensen ES, Hermann GG, Steven K, et al. Voiding patterns in men evaluated by a questionnaire survey.[aafp.org]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Pathophysiology

  • Predominant age: all sexually mature age groups Predominant sex: male only Etiology and Pathophysiology Male sexual response: Erection mediated by parasympathetic nervous system Normal ejaculation consists of three phases: Emission phase: Semen is deposited[unboundmedicine.com]

Prevention

  • Chapter 69 Surrogate Markers of Antiretroviral Efficacy 826 Overcoming Barriers to Providing ARV Therapy in ResourceLimited Settings 831 Chapter 71 Antiretroviral Drugs for HIV Prevention 836 Chapter 72 Acute HIV Infection 843 Chapter 73 Opportunistic[books.google.com]
  • This chapter discusses the etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of stones found in the urethra, prostate, seminal vesicle, and bladder. The management and prevention of encrusted foreign bodies is also presented.[link.springer.com]
  • They can be benign or malignant thus require referral for evaluation and CT / MRI Ureter Stents and Filshie clamps Ureteric stent – Thin tube inserted into the ureter to prevent or treat obstruction of the flow of urine from the kidney due to conditions[proxraymanagement.com]
  • Early endoscopic treatment can reverse symptoms and prevent the progression of partial obstruction to bilateral, complete obstruction, and transurethral resection of the ejaculatory duct remains the main treatment option for EDO.[nature.com]
  • Preventive Services Task Force has not supported generalized screening for these reasons.[radiologykey.com]

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