Urology department which is also called as genitourinary primarily deals with all surgical and medical diseases related to the urinary tract system of both male and female and also reproductive organs of the male.
The organs which comes under the perview of Urology includes Kidneys, Ureters, Uretha, Urinary Bladder, Adrenal Glands and male reproductive organs (testes, prostate, seminal vesicles, epididymis, vas deferens and penis).
Nephrology is a speciality of medicine which is concerned with Kidneys. It involves study of normal kidney function and kidney problems, preservation and treatment of kidney.
Patients are referred to Nephrology after urinalysis for various reasons such as choronic kidney disease, acute kidney failure, kidney stones, hypertension, hematuria etc.
Some of the common procedures/treatments under Urology & Nephrology department are :
Transurethral Resection Of The Prostate (TURP), PCNL (Percutaneous Nephrolithotripsy) for kidney stones, ESWL (Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy), Nephrectomy, Cystoscopy, URS Laser Lithotripsy, Haemodialysis, Pyelolithotomy, Nephrolithotomy, TURBT etc.
Hospitilio has listed all procedures under this department along with the package price of hospitals. Select your procedure from the list, compare and choose the package that suits your need.