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Pathoma 14: Male Genital System
Dilation of Pampiniform Plexus Veins
Signs and Symptoms
Soft Left-Sided Scrotal Mass
Bag of Worms
Increased Size with Standing or Valsalva
Decreased Size while Supine
Retrograde Venous Flow
Surgical Gonadal Vein Ligation
Impaired Lymphatic Drainage
Signs and Symptoms
Needle Aspiration or Surgery
Monitor for Bleeding and Infection
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Disease
Mechanism and Characteristics
DHT-induced Growth Factors
Common in Men > 50 Years Old
Smooth, Symmetric, Firm Enlargement
Affects Lateral and Middle (Periurethral) Gland
Symptoms and Complications
Increased Urinary Frequency
Urinary Tract Infection
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Diagnosis and Treatment
Digital Rectal Exam
Urinalysis to Detect Infection or Blood
5 Alpha Reductase Inhibitors
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate)
Mutation in KAL-1 or FGFR-1 Gene
Failure of GnRH Secreting Neurons
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