male genital diseases

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Summary: Pathological processes involving the male reproductive tract (GENITALIA, MALE).

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  1. Baczynska A, Fedder J, Schougaard H, Christiansen G. Prevalence of mycoplasmas in the semen and vaginal swabs of Danish stallions and mares. Vet Microbiol. 2007;121:138-43 pubmed
    ..None of the samples were positive for presence of genital mycoplasmas during the screen. The lack of genital mycoplasmas observed in this study may be due to a very extensive use of artificial insemination of modern sport horses...
  2. Cherullo E, Meraney A, Bernstein L, Einstein D, Thomas A, Gill I. Laparoscopic management of congenital seminal vesicle cysts associated with ipsilateral renal agenesis. J Urol. 2002;167:1263-7 pubmed
    ..When they are symptomatic, open surgical excision has been the treatment of choice. We present our experience with laparoscopic management and provide a detailed literature review of this entity...
  3. Shin H, Franceschi S, Vaccarella S, Roh J, Ju Y, Oh J, et al. Prevalence and determinants of genital infection with papillomavirus, in female and male university students in Busan, South Korea. J Infect Dis. 2004;190:468-76 pubmed
    ..Little is known about the prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in young adults in Asia...
  4. Sanocka Maciejewska D, Ciupinska M, Kurpisz M. Bacterial infection and semen quality. J Reprod Immunol. 2005;67:51-6 pubmed
    ..Statistically significant negative influence towards sperm reproductive potential has been revealed in case of Escherichia coli, Ureaplasma urealyticum and Staphylococcus aureus...
  5. Keck C, Gerber Schäfer C, Clad A, Wilhelm C, Breckwoldt M. Seminal tract infections: impact on male fertility and treatment options. Hum Reprod Update. 1998;4:891-903 pubmed
    ..Only recently have amplification methods been established to detect viruses in semen with high sensitivity and specificity. It is unclear if these infections significantly contribute to male infertility...
  6. Thakur A, Buchmiller T, Hiyama D, Shaw A, Atkinson J. Scrotal abscess following appendectomy. Pediatr Surg Int. 2001;17:569-71 pubmed
    ..Patients without a patent processus vaginalis or inguinal hernia at initial presentation of peritonitis must be carefully followed in the postoperative period and explored early if testicular or scrotal pain becomes manifest...
  7. Al Saeed O, Sheikh M, Kehinde E, Makar R. Seminal vesicle masses detected incidentally during transrectal sonographic examination of the prostate. J Clin Ultrasound. 2003;31:201-6 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to review the incidence and type of seminal vesicle (SV) masses discovered during transrectal sonography (TRUS) of the prostate...
  8. Basillote J, Shanberg A, Woo D, Perer E, Rajpoot D, Clayman R. Laparoscopic excision of a seminal vesicle cyst in a child. J Urol. 2004;171:369-71 pubmed
  9. Adeniyi M, Wiggins B, Sun Y, Servilla K, Hartshorne M, Tzamaloukas A. Scrotal edema secondary to fluid imbalance in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis. Adv Perit Dial. 2009;25:68-71 pubmed
    ..Proper interpretation of PET findings is critical in the evaluation of scrotal edema not resulting from internal dialysate leaks in CPD...

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  1. Cho H, Lee M, Haw C. Majocchi's granuloma of the scrotum. Mycoses. 2007;50:520-2 pubmed
    ..His lesion cleared completely with the use of a topical antifungal agent...
  2. Elwagdy S, Razmy S, Ghoneim S, Elhakim S. Diagnostic performance of three-dimensional ultrasound extended imaging at scrotal mass lesions. Int J Urol. 2007;14:1025-33 pubmed
    ..The aim of the present study was to prospectively evaluate the diagnostic performance of three-dimensional ultrasound extended imaging (3D XI) in characterization of those lesions...
  3. Chang Y, Lee J, Wang J, Chiou C, Chang C. Hydrocele of the spermatic cord in infants and children: its particular characteristics. Urology. 2010;76:82-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The hydrocele of the spermatic cord (cord hydrocele) typically presents as a translucent swelling in the inguinal canal or upper scrotum, located above the testis. We report a case series and point out its distinctive characteristics...
  4. Maw R. Anogenital warts. Sex Transm Infect. 2006;82 Suppl 4:iv40-1 pubmed
  5. Wang Z, Lu M, Dong G, Jiang Y, Lin M, Cai Z, et al. Penile and scrotal Paget's disease: 130 Chinese patients with long-term follow-up. BJU Int. 2008;102:485-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To report a retrospective series of 130 Chinese patients with penoscrotal extramammary Paget's diseases (EMPD), with a long-term follow-up, and thus improve the diagnosis and therapy of this disease...
  6. Molho Pessach V, Agha Z, Aamar S, Glaser B, Doviner V, Hiller N, et al. The H syndrome: a genodermatosis characterized by indurated, hyperpigmented, and hypertrichotic skin with systemic manifestations. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2008;59:79-85 pubmed publisher
  7. Stefanaki C, Katzouranis I, Lagogianni E, Hadjivassiliou M, Hagjivassiliou M, Nicolaidou E, et al. Comparison of cryotherapy to imiquimod 5% in the treatment of anogenital warts. Int J STD AIDS. 2008;19:441-4 pubmed publisher
    ..138). Treatment with imiquimod was less painful than cryotherapy (P = 0.034). Cryotherapy was more effective than imiquimod 5% for the treatment of anogenital warts in males but was more inconvenient...
  8. Roca B. [Chlamydial infections]. An Med Interna. 2007;24:292-9 pubmed
    ..psittaci and C. pneumoniae, which mostly produce respiratory infections. The last two microorganisms are now classified in a different genus, known as Chlamydophila...
  9. Xu L, Cheng S, Zhang Z, Li X. [Transvesical removal of seminal vesicle mass: a report of 5 cases]. Zhonghua Nan Ke Xue. 2009;15:357-9 pubmed
    ..To investigate the transvesical approach to the surgical treatment of seminal vesicle mass...
  10. Trei J, Canas L, Gould P. Reproductive tract complications associated with Chlamydia trachomatis infection in US Air Force males within 4 years of testing. Sex Transm Dis. 2008;35:827-33 pubmed publisher
    ..The US Air Force contains a large population of young, sexually active males, making it suitable for conducting such a study...
  11. Lissidini G, Greco L, Gurrado A, Testini M. Bowel obstruction caused by primitive fibromuscular hyperplasia of the seminal vesicle in the elderly. Int Surg. 2008;93:192-5 pubmed
    ..The patient's recovery was uneventful, and he was discharged on the seventh postoperative day. This is the first bowel obstruction caused by a congenital seminal vesicle cyst in the elderly reported in the literature...
  12. Grangeia A, Barro Soria R, Carvalho F, Damas A, Maurício A, Kunzelmann K, et al. Molecular and functional characterization of CBAVD-causing mutations located in CFTR nucleotide-binding domains. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2008;22:79-92 pubmed publisher
  13. Futterer J, Heijmink S, Spermon J. Imaging the male reproductive tract: current trends and future directions. Radiol Clin North Am. 2008;46:133-47, vii pubmed publisher
    ..This review focuses on the prostate and scrotum...
  14. Billemont B, Barete S, Rixe O. Scrotal cutaneous side effects of sunitinib. N Engl J Med. 2008;359:975-6; discussion 976 pubmed publisher
  15. Ogunbiyi S, Modarai B, Smith A, Burnand K. Quality of life after surgical reduction for severe primary lymphoedema of the limbs and genitalia. Br J Surg. 2009;96:1274-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim was to assess the quality of life (QoL) of patients who had surgery for primary lymphoedema...
  16. Raviv G, Mor Y, Levron J, Shefi S, Zilberman D, Ramon J, et al. Role of transrectal ultrasonography in the evaluation of azoospermic men with low-volume ejaculate. J Ultrasound Med. 2006;25:825-9 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this prospective study was to evaluate the incidence of distal ejaculatory system defects with transrectal ultrasonography (TRUS) among patients evaluated for azoospermia...
  17. Perignon A, Pelicot M, Consigny P. Genital schistosomiasis in a traveler coming back from Mali. J Travel Med. 2007;14:197-9 pubmed
  18. Bendall R, Keane F, Barlow M, Paynter S. Chlamydia screening in a rural population: access, outcomes and health-care planning. Int J STD AIDS. 2007;18:89-92 pubmed
    ..4%, depending on place of residence and testing site. The highest rates of infection were noted in two areas with poor access to existing genitourinary medicine clinics. This information can be used to better plan sexual health services...
  19. Vester U, Bender H, Sperling H, Hoyer P. Acute scrotum in a neonate. Ultraschall Med. 2006;27:410-1 pubmed
  20. Fujita M, Otoshi T, Kobayashi K, Fukumoto R, Imamura R, Tsujimoto Y, et al. [Scrotal hematoma associated with idiopathic thrombocytosis: a case report]. Hinyokika Kiyo. 2009;55:433-6 pubmed
    ..The second hematoma was treated conservatively. To our knowledge, this is the first case report on the acute scrotal hematoma associated with idiopathic thrombocytosis...
  21. Xiong T, McEvoy K, Morton D, Halligan S, Lilford R. Resources and costs associated with incidental extracolonic findings from CT colonogaphy: a study in a symptomatic population. Br J Radiol. 2006;79:948-61 pubmed
    ..These costs, along with inconvenience, anxiety, morbidity and occasionally even mortality suffered by patients, must be offset by the good done to some of those with sub-clinical but potentially lethal diseases...
  22. Lee S, Tang S, Sun G, Yu C, Jin J, Chang S. Limited Wegener's granulomatosis of the epididymis and testis. Asian J Androl. 2006;8:737-9 pubmed
    ..The patient showed an excellent response after local complete excision. He remains free of disease 18 months after orchiectomy...
  23. Modolin M, Mitre A, da Silva J, Cintra W, Quagliano A, Arap S, et al. Surgical treatment of lymphedema of the penis and scrotum. Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2006;61:289-94 pubmed
    ..The purpose of the present study is to present the experience and results of the treatment of lymphedema of the penis and scrotum by removing affected tissues and correcting the penoscrotal region...
  24. Cuda S, Brand T, Thibault G, Stack R. Case report: Endoscopic laser lithotripsy of seminal-vesicle stones. J Endourol. 2006;20:916-8 pubmed
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case where a ureteroscope was utilized to treat seminal-vesicle stones. The seminal vesiculogram proved to be extremely valuable in the diagnosis...
  25. Zampieri N, Carabaich A, Corroppolo M, Cecchetto M, Bianchi S, Marradi P, et al. Two patients with tumours presenting as inguino-scrotal masses. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2008;17:205-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In this report, we describe two interesting cases of inguinal masses in children first diagnosed as irreducible inguinal hernia. Appropriate investigations before surgery and local surgical excision are therefore recommended...
  26. Poindexter G, Morrell D. Anogenital pruritus: lichen sclerosus in children. Pediatr Ann. 2007;36:785-91 pubmed
    ..Patients need to be monitored every 6 to 12 months even when asymptomatic because of the potential for development of malignancy. Given the distressing nature of LS, support groups and a multidisciplinary approach are recommended...
  27. La Vignera S, Arancio A, Calogero A, Condorelli R, Koverech A, Vicari E. [Male Accessory Gland Infections (MAGI): patient questionnaire and additional ultrasonography criteria]. Minerva Med. 2008;99:421-30 pubmed
  28. Civas E, Koc E, Aksoy B, Aksoy H. Report of two angiokeratoma of Fordyce cases treated with a 1064 nm long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser. Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2009;25:166-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that a long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser is a safe and effective method for the treatment of angiokeratoma of Fordyce...
  29. Lakhani P, Papanicolaou N, Ramchandani P, Torigian D. Asymmetric spermatic cord vessel enhancement and enlargement on contrast-enhanced MDCT as indicators of ipsilateral scrotal pathology. Eur J Radiol. 2010;75:e92-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the association of asymmetric spermatic cord vessel enhancement and enlargement on contrast-enhanced CT with ipsilateral scrotal pathology...
  30. Vanhooteghem O, Muller G, de la Brassinne M. [Anogenital condylomata in the children. Practice guidelines for a medical expertise]. Rev Med Liege. 2007;62:151-4 pubmed
    ..Finally the most important is to know that the most recurrences result into reactivations from infra-clinically infections and are not new contaminations. It is important do not drop a new suspicion through hypothetic contaminator...
  31. Fukui S, Torimoto K, Nakai Y, Kagebayashi Y, Samma S, Shimada K. [Leiomyoma of the spermatic cord: a case report]. Hinyokika Kiyo. 2009;55:237-9 pubmed
    ..The histological diagnosis was leiomyoma of the spermatic cord. The tumor probably arose from the smooth muscle of the vessel in the spermatic cord. There has been no local recurrence during an 8-month follow-up period...
  32. Wampler S, Llanes M. Common scrotal and testicular problems. Prim Care. 2010;37:613-26, x pubmed publisher
    ..Palpable abnormalities covered here include cryptorchidism, hydrocele, spermatocele, varicocele, and testicular cancer...
  33. Wadei H, Brumble L, Broderick G, Gonwa T. Polymicrobial seminal vesical abscess in a kidney transplant recipient. Urology. 2008;72:296 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report a polymicrobial seminal vesicle abscess in a kidney transplant recipient that was not associated with any of the known precipitating events...
  34. Kosan M, Tul M, Inal G, Ugurlu O, Adsan O. A large seminal vesicle cyst with contralateral renal agenesis. Int Urol Nephrol. 2006;38:591-2 pubmed
    ..Our case is the first in literature where contralateral renal agenesis was seen together with SVC and surgically managed. We believe that the occurrence of these two coinciding abnormalities is incidental...
  35. Shah V, Shet T. Scrotal calcinosis results from calcification of cysts derived from hair follicles: a series of 20 cases evaluating the spectrum of changes resulting in scrotal calcinosis. Am J Dermatopathol. 2007;29:172-5 pubmed
    ..Based on these observations we conclude that scrotal calcinosis results from calcification of hair follicular or epidermal cysts, but as most of the cases report, this epithelium disappears and may not be seen...
  36. Ates Y, Kilciler G, Bedir S, Aslan M, Kilciler M, Tuzun A, et al. Large vesicula seminalis cyst: a very rare cause of constipation and male infertility. Kaohsiung J Med Sci. 2007;23:318-20 pubmed
    ..We considered that the constipation was caused by external compression by the vesicula seminalis cyst. In cases of constipation with infertility, vesicula seminalis cyst should be kept in mind...
  37. Whitaker J. Best practice in managing scrotal lymphoedema. Br J Community Nurs. 2007;12:S17,-8, 20-1 pubmed
  38. Shin J, Lee J. Could measurement of factor XIII level detect the vasculitic process of Henoch-Schönlein purpura without skin rash?. Acta Paediatr. 2008;97:395 pubmed publisher
  39. Thomas A, Hedgepeth R, Sarac T, Vasavada S. Massive scrotal hematoma following transfemoral cardiac catheterization. Can J Urol. 2008;15:4020-3; discussion 4023 pubmed
    ..Urological sequelae from transfemoral arterial access are rare. However, scrotal hematoma may occur if bleeding occurs between anatomic fascial planes...
  40. Terziĭski B. [Genital Chlamydia infection]. Akush Ginekol (Sofiia). 2007;46 Suppl 2:9-10 pubmed
    ..It goes into finance difficulties we meet diagnosing, identification and appropriate treatment due to the NHIF limitations. Our experience and conclusions over different social groups and patient's motivation for diagnosis and treatment...
  41. Wang P, Wang S, Huang C. Zotepine-induced spontaneous ejaculation. Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2008;46:571-3 pubmed
    ..There are few reports of drug-related spontaneous ejaculation. Clinicians need to recognize the possibility of zotepine-related spontaneous ejaculation because sexual side effects have an impact on medical adherence...
  42. Juan Escudero J, Ramos de Campos M, Ordoño Domínguez F, Fabuel Deltoro M, Serrano de la Cruz Torrijos F, Navalón Verdejo P, et al. [Inguinoscrotal bladder hernias]. Arch Esp Urol. 2007;60:231-6 pubmed
    ..Bladder wall weakness and bladder outlet obstruction are involved in its pathogenesis. We present our experience in the diagnosis and treatment of this rare disease...
  43. Kyriakis K, Emmanuelides S, Terzoudi S, Palamaras I, Damoulaki E, Evangelou G. Gender and age prevalence distributions of morphea en plaque and anogenital lichen sclerosus. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2007;21:825-6 pubmed
  44. Lacasta D, Ferrer L, Ramos J, Ortin A, Vela A, Latre M. Unilateral scrotal pyocele in ram caused by Staphylococcus capitis. Aust Vet J. 2009;87:484-6 pubmed publisher
    ..capitis was isolated in pure culture. To the authors' knowledge, this is the first report of genital infection by S. capitis in rams. This microorganism should be included in the differential diagnosis of ovine genital infections...
  45. Marulaiah M, Gilhotra A, Moore L, Boucaut H, Goh D. Testicular and paratesticular pathology in children: a 12-year histopathological review. World J Surg. 2010;34:969-74 pubmed publisher
    ..6 million. The objective of this study was to determine the spectrum and incidence of pediatric testicular and paratesticular pathology in this population...
  46. Bingol Kologlu M, Fedakar M, Yagmurlu A, Dindar H, Gokcora I. An exceptional complication following appendectomy: acute inguinal and scrotal suppuration. Int Urol Nephrol. 2006;38:663-5 pubmed
    ..Although acute scrotum is commonly attributed to torsion of testis or its appendage, epididymo-orchitis and incarcerated hernia, following appendicitis scrotal and/or inguinal abscess should be considered...
  47. Stengel J, Remer E. Sonography of the scrotum: self-assessment module. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008;190:S42-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The educational objectives of this self-assessment module are for the participant to exercise, self-assess, and improve his or her understanding of clinical and sonographic features of diseases of the scrotum...
  48. Kukreja T, Krunic A. Multiple epidermolytic acanthomas must not be confused with genital human papillomavirus infection. Acta Derm Venereol. 2009;89:169-71 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, genital localization of the wart-like lesions may lead to confusion with other conditions such as condylomata acuminata, molluscum contagiosum, or bowenoid papulosis...
  49. Zugor V, Horch R, Labanaris A, Schreiber M, Schott G. [Penoscrotal elephantiasis: diagnostics and treatment options]. Urologe A. 2008;47:472-6 pubmed
    ..In all manifestations it is important to prevent and treat those diseases known to cause elephantiasis...
  50. Sanclemente G, Herrera S, Tyring S, Rady P, Zuleta J, Correa L, et al. Human papillomavirus (HPV) viral load and HPV type in the clinical outcome of HIV-positive patients treated with imiquimod for anogenital warts and anal intraepithelial neoplasia. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2007;21:1054-60 pubmed
  51. Smart J, Jackson E, Redman S, Rutherford E, Dewbury K. Ultrasound findings of masses of the paratesticular space. Clin Radiol. 2008;63:929-38 pubmed publisher
    ..The ultrasound findings (both typical and atypical) of these lesions are clarified, and emphasis is given to the features that help to differentiate between them...
  52. Wikstrom A, Rotzen Ostlund M, Marions L. Occurrence of pharyngeal Chlamydia trachomatis is uncommon in patients with a suspected or confirmed genital infection. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2010;89:78-81 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate how common pharyngeal Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) is among mainly heterosexual women and men with a confirmed or a highly suspicious genital infection having had recent unprotected active oral sex...
  53. Lans C. Ethnomedicines used in Trinidad and Tobago for reproductive problems. J Ethnobiol Ethnomed. 2007;3:13 pubmed
    ..Some folk uses are ancient and were documented by Galen and Pliny the Elder...