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Digital Rectal Examination (DRE)
Procedure to palpate the prostate gland a gloved finger is inserted in the rectum, is used to feel the prostate for signs of tenerness,nodules, hardness and enlargement. Test should be done yearly in men over 40 yrs.
prodcedure to remove the prepuce (foreskin). Normally for social customs or religious requirements.
procedure to remove a teste because of testicular cancer
procedure to repostion an undescending teste and fix it within the scrotum
Transuretheral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)
prcedure to reduce the size of the prostate gland in patients with benign prostatic hypertrophy
procedure in the male to prevent female pregnancy
The reversal of a vasectomy
Accquired Immunodefiency Syndrome
benign prostatic hypertrophy
digital rectal examination
prostate specific antigen
Human immunodefeincy virus
Sexually transmitted disease
transutheral resection of the prostate
veneral disease research labrotory (tests for syphillis)