By Nagaraya P. Rao ChM., FRCS, Shalom J. Srirangam MD, MRCS, Glenn M. Preminger MD (auth.)
This concise pocket consultant to urological investigative approaches stories the symptoms and pitfalls of checks ahead of they're asked and indicates which exams will be played in person urological conditions.
Part I describes the rules, technique, benefits and drawbacks of every of the investigations and covers all urological investigations/tests. half II supplies suggestion at the collection of investigations for person urological stipulations. for every research partially I and urological partly II, very important bullet issues are highlighted in a ‘box’ – worthwhile in the course of a hectic ward around, out-patient medical institution, or for last-minute session past a viva examination.
This finished but simple instruction manual should be invaluable for scientific scholars and citizens in urology, in addition to a high-quality evaluate for already-practicing urologists.
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