Andrology for the Clinician

  • Wolf-Bernhard Schill
  • Frank Comhaire
  • Timothy B. Hargreave

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXV
  2. Introduction

    1. W. -B. Schill, F. Comhaire, T. B. Hargreave
      Pages 1-4
    2. F. Comhaire
      Pages 4-4
  3. General Considerations

    1. F. Comhaire, A. Mahmoud
      Pages 7-9
    2. T. Hargreave
      Pages 14-15
  4. Diagnosing and Solving Clinical Problems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Problem: Gender Dysphoria and Disorders of Sexual Differentiation

      1. G. G. R. T’Sjoen
        Pages 19-23
      2. G. G. R. T’Sjoen
        Pages 23-26
    3. Male Factor Fertility Problems

      1. F. Comhaire, A. Mahmoud
        Pages 31-33
      2. T. B. Hargreave
        Pages 35-40
      3. A. Mahmoud, F. Comhaire
        Pages 47-52
      4. A. Mahmoud, F. Comhaire
        Pages 57-63
      5. G. Haidl
        Pages 66-68
      6. F. Comhaire, A. Mahmoud
        Pages 68-71
      7. F. Comhaire, A. Mahmoud
        Pages 72-74
      8. R. Weber
        Pages 75-77
      9. G. R. Dohle
        Pages 81-84
    4. Problem: Sexual Dysfunction

    5. Problem: Male Contraception

      1. J. Shah, H. Fisch
        Pages 114-118
      2. A. Belker
        Pages 119-121
      3. D. Handelsman, G. Waites
        Pages 121-122
      4. D. Handelsman, G. Waites
        Pages 122-124
    6. Problem: Reproductive Tract Infections

      1. F. R. Ochsendorf
        Pages 131-133
    7. Problem: Emergencies in Andrology

      1. C. F. Heyns, A. J. Visser
        Pages 134-161
      2. J. Vale
        Pages 162-164
      3. W. D. Aiken
        Pages 164-166
      4. P. Kumar, D. J. Ralph
        Pages 166-169
      5. T. B. Hargreave, L. Turner-Stokes
        Pages 170-178
    8. Benign Lesions and Malignant Tumours of the Male Genital Tract

      1. O. Ståhl, J. Eberhard, A. Giwercman
        Pages 183-189
      2. F. -M. Köhn
        Pages 190-201
      3. I. D. C. Mitchell
        Pages 201-203
      4. C. F. Heyns, J. N. Krieger
        Pages 203-212
    9. Problem: Diseases of the Prostate (Infection, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Cancer)

      1. S. A. McNeill, S. K. W. Leung
        Pages 213-216

About this book


Andrology for the Clinician consists of two parts:

In Part One, the busy clinician can easily find the problem-orientated information he or she needs on such issues as

* Male factor fertility problems

* Male contraception

* Male genital tract infection and tumours

Part Two contains in-depth subject-orientated information and adds important scientific background information to the recommendations received in Part One.

Several leading experts have contributed to this work, which has been extensively subedited by world-renowned editors to ensure a well-structured didactic design and homogeneous content.

This outstanding book is of great value for all Urologists, Andrologists, Dermatologists, Endocrinologists, Gynaecologists, Reproductive Biologists, GPs, Gerontologists, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Paediatricians and anyone else interested in the problems of male sex and constitution.


Embryo Sexually Transmitted Diseases aging anatomy andrology cancer contraception erectile dysfunction fertility infection infertility inflammation sex sexually transmitted disease testis

Editors and affiliations

  • Wolf-Bernhard Schill
    • 1
  • Frank Comhaire
    • 2
  • Timothy B. Hargreave
    • 3
  1. 1.Center of Dermatology and AndrologyJustus Liebig University GiessenGiessenGermany
  2. 2.Center for Medical and Urological Andrology and Reproductive EndocrinologyUniversity Hospital Ghent 6K12IEGhentBelgium
  3. 3.Department of Oncology, University of EdinburghWestern General HospitalEdinburghScotland UK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-23171-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-33713-3
  • Buy this book on publisher's site