Card Set Information
What is the purpose of the bartholins gland in females?
secretions during sex
What is the Os?
opening into cervix
What suspends the testes?
Where are the lymphnodes for the penis?
Where are the lymph nodes for the testes?
Where is inguinal?
junction of abdomen and thigh
Where is the internal ring of the inguinal canal? external ring?
Where is the femoral canal?
medial/parallel to femoral artery
What are common sites for hernias?
Is the internal sphincter of the anus voluntary or involuntary?
The external sphincter?
What does the prostate surround?
When is menarche normal?
When is menopause normal?
45 y/o-52 y/o
What is the main reason for nocturia?
(Benign prostatic hypertrophy)
When is a common age for testicular cancer?
Which testes is lower?
What is a reducable hernia?
What is an incarcerated/irreducable hernia?
not movable hernia
can become gangrenous
Describe an indirect hernia
enters internal ring then through exits through external ring, may go into scrotum
What is the most common type of hernia?
Describe a direct hernia
permeates behind inguinal canal and exits through external ring, rarely enters scrotum
Describe a femoral hernia
through femoral canal
Which type of hernia is most common in women?
What is a guaiac test?
test for blood in feces