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Urinary and Male Reproductive System Scanning

  • Sheng HeEmail author
  • Xiankun Li
  • Jian Liu
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Abstract

The objective of this chapter is to teach the readers to learn to operate scanning of the urinary and male reproductive system organs and recognize the image figures. The contents contain the scanning method, section structures, measuring method, and normal and clinical application value of the kidney, bladder, prostate, testis, epididymis, scrotum, spermatic cord, and spermatic vein. Transversely, longitudinal scanning methods are introduced. Every organ section is shown and described by the section structures. One of the most characteristic in this atlas is the clinical application value which introduces the details of what diseases can be diagnosed by this section.

Keywords

Ultrasonography Atlas Schematic diagram Scan Scanning method Urinary system Male reproductive system Kidney Bladder Prostate Testis Epididymis Scrotum Spermatic cord Spermatic vein Measuring method 

Abbreviations

BL

Bladder

Ep

Epididymis

K

Kidney

LK

Left kidney

PST

Prostate

RK

Right kidney

Sc

Scrotum

SC

Spermatic cord

SV

Seminal vesicle

SV

Spermatic vein

Tes

Testis

TRUS

Transrectal ultrasound

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. and People's Military Medical Press 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of UltrasoundThe Navy General HospitalBeijing HaidianPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Department of UltrasoundChinese PLA General HospitalBeijing HaidianPeople’s Republic of China
  3. 3.Department of UltrasoundThe First Affiliated Hospital of Chinese PLA General HospitalHaidian District BeijingPeople’s Republic of China

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