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Urology is the branch of medicine that focuses on the disorders and conditions of the urinary system. The urinary system consists of the kidneys, bladder, ureters, and urethra. The medical doctor that focuses on urology is a urologist.
Some conditions that urologists treat are urinary tract infections, kidney stones, incontinence, bladder prolapse, cancers involving the urinary system, and prostate conditions just to name a few.
The urologist uses a variety of tests and procedures to diagnose problems. These tests and procedures range from CT, MRI, ultrasounds, urine tests, cystoscopy (long thin probe to look inside the bladder) to name a few.
A urologist is not only a medical doctor they do surgeries also. Some of the common surgeries are circumcision, vasectomy, tumor removal in the urinary system, repair of the urinary system after trauma, kidney stone removal, and kidney transplants to name a few.