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About your appointment: Retrograde semen collection   English
Abstract: This handout gives instructions to follow when having a retrograde semen collection appointment. Included are how to prepare, what to expect during the appointment, and when to expect test results.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your appointment: Semen and urine collection   English
Abstract: This handout explains how semen and urine are collected for testing. This test will show if sperm is being ejaculated into the bladder instead of the urethra. Included are instructions for the day of collection, and what to expect during and after the collection is completed.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your procedure: Sperm retrieval   English
Abstract: This handout explains different sperm retrieval procedures, including TESA, TESE, microTESE, PESA, and MESA. These procedures may be done as a part of intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), where a single sperm is injected into each egg. The handout also includes instructions to follow before and after the procedure.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your procedure: Testicular fine needle aspiration mapping   English
Abstract: This handout explains testicular fine needle aspiration (FNA) mapping. This procedure is used to determine the presence, density, and location of sperm. Included are specific instructions for preparing for the procedure and what to expect afterward.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your procedure: Urethral cystoscopy   English
Abstract: This handout for men explains what to expect and how to prepare for a urethral cystoscopy at the Men's Health Center at University of Washington Medical Center. This procedure is done to diagnose problems in the bladder and urethra.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your procedure: Vasectomy   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare and what to expect after having a vasectomy. It includes specific instructions for the day of the procedure, self-care afterward, and instructions for the follow-up visit for semen analysis.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2016
About your surgery: Hydrocele repair   English
Abstract: This handout describes what a hydrocele is and gives instructions to follow before and after hydrocele repair surgery.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your surgery: Penile plication   English
Abstract: This handout explains penile plication, which is surgery to correct a curved penis. Included are what happens during and after surgery, self-care at home, and possible side effects or complications.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your surgery: Penile prosthesis   English
Abstract: This handout explains penile prosthetic surgery. This surgery is done to correct sexual dysfunction. Included are what to expect after surgery, cautions, possible side effects or complications, and other options to consider besides surgery.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your surgery: Spermatocelectomy   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare and what to expect after having spermatocelectomy surgery. This is surgery to remove a spermatocele, which is a cyst that forms behind the testicles.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your surgery: Testis prosthesis   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare and what to expect after having testis prosthesis surgery.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your surgery: Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)   English
Abstract: This handout describes a transurethral resection of the prostate. It also gives instructions to follow before and after the surgery.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2016
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 3/2017
About your surgery: Varicocele repair   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare and what to expect after having surgery to repair varicoceles. These dilated veins can cause infertility, pain, and testicular atrophy.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
About your surgery: Vasectomy reversal   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare and what to expect after having surgery to reverse a vasectomy. This surgery is done to help couples reach their long-term family planning goals.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2016
About your treatment: Kegel exercises   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to do Kegel exercises to improve bladder control. It includes healthy habits to help with bladder control, and a weekly record for keeping track of when you do the exercises.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
After your prostate ultrasound and biopsy: Self-care instructions   English
Abstract: This handout gives self-care instructions to follow after prostate biopsy to avoid having problems. It includes expected symptoms, and tells what symptoms require a call to the clinic.
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 6/2014
After your surgery: Adult circumcision   English
Abstract: This handout explains what an adult man can expect after having circumcision surgery.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
Basic facts: About a vasectomy   English
Abstract: This handout gives information about vasectomy, a minor surgery that results in sterilization. It describes how the procedure is done and explains what to expect afterward.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
Before and after your surgery: Penile prosthesis   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare and what to expect after penile prosthetic surgery. This surgery is done to correct sexual dysfunction or impotence.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
Clomid: Instructions and follow-up   English
Abstract: This handout gives instructions to follow when taking the medicine Clomid. It includes information about follow-up labs and doctor visits.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
Constipation after surgery   English
Abstract: This handout explains what causes constipation after surgery and simple steps to prevent or manage the problem, such as taking a stool softener, increasing fluids, exercising, or taking a laxative such as milk of magnesia. Included is a list of symptoms that indicate a call to the doctor is needed.
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 10/2009
CT: Abdominal scan with intravenous pyelogram   English
Abstract: This handout explains how an abdominal CT scan with intravenous pyelogram (IVP) works, how to prepare for it, what to expect, and how to get your results.
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2015
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 3/2017
Cystoscopy: A bladder test   English
Abstract: This handout describes why a cystoscopy may be done, how it is done, how to prepare for the test, the risk involved, and the follow-up care required. The test is done to look inside the bladder and urethra.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Rehabilitation/8N
Revised Date: 8/1999
Cystoscopy: What to expect after your procedure   English Vietnam
Abstract: This handout gives instructions to follow after a cystoscopy. It includes activity restrictions, symptoms to expect, and blank lines for the provider to fill in information about specific medicines and the follow-up visit.
Author: Patient Care Services
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 5/2014
Defecography testing: How to prepare   English
Abstract: This handout explains a defecography test, which is an X-ray study of the bowels and how the rectum empties. It includes why this test is needed, how to prepare, what to expect, and the insurance code for the test.
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 4/2014
Discharge instructions: Leaving the hospital after vaginal or abdominal surgery   English
Abstract: This handout gives self-care instructions to follow after vaginal surgery (page 1) or abdominal surgery (page 2).
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 6/2012
Erection problem evaluation  
Abstract: This handout details all of the components that will be evaluated when a man and/or couple seeks treatment for erectile dysfunction.
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2000
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 1/2000
Foods that irritate your bladder: What to eat and what to avoid   English Vietnam
Abstract: This handout explains what foods and beverages can irritate the bladder. It also gives suggestions for replacing these with other foods.
Author: Patient Care Services
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 3/2015
How to prepare: For a transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) scan   English
Abstract: This handout gives instructions to follow before having a transrectal ultrasound of the prostate. This scan will show any inflammation, stones, or tumors in the prostate, seminal vesicles, or ejaculatory ducts.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
How to retrain your bladder: What to eat and what to avoid   English Russian Spanish Vietnam
Abstract: This handout explains bladder retraining, which increases the size of the bladder and allows the patient to urinate less often. Basic steps in the process are described: avoiding foods that irritate the bladder irritants, drinking more water, and trying to wait 5 minutes before going to the bathroom when first getting the urge to urinate.
Author: Patient Care Services
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 3/2015
Kidney and bladder tests: Finding and preventing problems with your urinary organs   English
Abstract: This handout explains several kidney and bladder tests. Each test is described and explanations are provided for why tests are done, how they are done, how to prepare for them and possible risks. The Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP) (also called Excretory Urogram or EU), renal and bladder ultra sound, X-ray of the kidneys, ureters and bladder (KUB) and cysto-urethrogram (CUG) are included.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Rehabilitation/8N
Revised Date: 1/1999
Pentoxifylline: Trental   English
Abstract: This handout explains pentoxifylline, a drug that improves blood flow and lowers the amount of collagen created by the body. Included are usual dose information and cautions.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
Preventing bladder infections: Symptoms, causes, and what to do   English
Abstract: This handout describes cases, symptoms and prevention of bladder infections. It also covers kidney infection (pyelonephritis) and tells what to do if a bladder or kidney infection is suspected.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Rehabilitation/8N
Revised Date: 3/2012
Prostate ultrasound and biopsy: How to prepare and what to expect   English Russian
Abstract: This handout explains prostate ultrasound and biopsy, diagnostic tests to check for prostate cancer. It includes how to prepare, how the tests are done, risks involved, and how to get the results.
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 5/2014
Prostate ultrasound and seed marker insertion   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare for a prostate ultrasound and seed marker insertion. Included are how the procedure is done, what risks are involved, and contact information for scheduling a radiation planning session or simulation.
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2010
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 2/2010
Questions before discharge: After your vaginal or abdominal surgery   English
Abstract: This handout for patients getting ready to leave the hospital provides space for them to fill in answers to questions such as "How and when do I take my medicines?"; "What are my activity and diet restrictions?"; "When can I drive?"; "When do I see my doctor again, and what problems should I report?"; and "What numbers do I call if I have any questions?"
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 6/2012
Radioactive seed implant: After your treatment for prostate cancer   English
Abstract: This handout explains radioactive seed implant treatment for prostate cancer. Included is what to expect during and after the implant procedure, radiation safety precautions, side effects, and follow-up visits at the Urology Clinic and Radiation Oncology.
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2000
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 10/2010
Self-catheterization for men: How to catheterize yourself using the clean technique   English Russian Spanish Vietnam
Abstract: This handout explains how men can put in a catheter using the clean technique. Illustrations are included.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Rehabilitation/8N
Revised Date: 2/2012
Self-catheterization for women: How to catheterize yourself using the clean technique   English Russian Spanish Vietnam
Abstract: This handout gives step-by-step instuctions for women to put in a catheter using the clean technique. Illustrations are included.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Rehabilitation/8N
Revised Date: 1/2012
Urinary system   English
Abstract: This handout describes the urinary system and its function. It explains incontinence and how spinal cord injury can change how the urinary system works.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Rehabilitation/8N
Revised Date: 4/2010
Urodynamics testing: How to prepare and what to expect   Chinese English Korean Russian Spanish
Abstract: This handout describes urodynamics testing, which studies the bladder and urinary system to diagnose and help treat urinary problems. Included are what to expect, how to prepare for the test, and CPT codes to supply to insurance providers.
Author: Patient Care Services
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2007
UWMC Dept: Urology Clinic
Revised Date: 10/2014
What you need to know: Facts about male infertility   English
Abstract: This handout explains what causes male infertility, how it is diagnosed, and possible treatments. Included is information about semen studies, endocrine evaluations, ultrasound, and genetic testing. Medical therapy, surgery, and assisted reproductive technologies (ART) are discussed as treatment options.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 10/2013
What you need to know: Penile plication surgery   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare and what to expect after penile plication, which is surgery to straighten a curved penis. Included are common symptoms after surgery, medicine information, activity restrictions, and when to call the clinic.
Author: Men's Health Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Men's Health Center
Revised Date: 8/2013
 
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