Flashcards in Chapter 35: Male Reproductive and Genitourinary Tumors Deck (106)
What is TURB
transurethral bladder removal
The ureters attach the ____ surface of the bladder
The right kidney is slightly lower than the left due to the presence of the
The most common presenting symptom of bladder cancer is
The ureters enter the kidney at the
Urine passes from the bladder to the outside of the body via
The most common pathology of malignant tumors of the prostate is
Most common type of kidney tumor is:
Transitional cell Carcinoma
Cancer with highest incidence rate for males is:
Which of the following are common immobilization-repositioning devices used in the treatment of prostate cancer?
I. Polyurethane foam molds
II. Vacuum devices (Vac Locks)
III. Belly Board
I, II, and III
For patients with bladder cancer, the bladder should be ________ during whole-bladder radiation.
A side effect associated with the treatment of prostate cancer , in which the adult male is unable to obtain an erection, is:
The prostate gland is located _______ to the rectum.
The tumor of the male reproductive and genitourinary system that requires the lowest dose to control the disease is:
The tumor of the male reproductive and genitourinary system for which a brachytherapy implant is most likely used to control the disease is: