Category: UROGENITAL SYSTEM

urogenital

Urogenital means “belonging to the urinary and sexual organs” or “concerning the urinary and sexual organs”. also: genitourinary system.

SUI

stress urinary incontinence Urinary incontinence is the unintentional passing of urine. Find more at WebMD, NHS UK

Sacral Neuromodulation

Sacral neuromodulation (SNM) or sacral nerve stimulation or a bladder pacemaker is a treatment used to help patients with bladder control problems. It is also known as Interstim therapy. SNM uses mild electrical pulses to stimulate the sacral nerve located near the tailbone, which controls the bladder and other muscles that manage urinary function. A …

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Artificial Kidney

The artificial kidney is not available yet. Researchers are working on it and the first implanted artificial kidney is expected in 2017. USCSF The new device being developed by a group of US universities within the Kidney Project. This small bio-artificial kidney, intended to treat end-stage renal disease (ESRD), will offer new hope to those …

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