Essays Tagged: "Prostate"

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer AbstractThis report incorporates the most authoritative and most current scie ... ort incorporates the most authoritative and most current scientific information on the treatment of prostate cancer (PC). It covers three basic and essential categories of information on PC: 1) an int ... ies of information on PC: 1) an introduction and review of PC, anatomy of the urethra, incidence of prostate cancer, and risk factors, 2) detection and treatment methods which are currently employed b ...

(19 pages) 193 0 4.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Brief 2 page essay describing Andro Supplements. cycle, side effects, results, studies, resources as well

me side effects as anabolic steriods. Some side effects can include acne, 12% decrease in HDLs, and prostate hypertrophy. Since it is not an anabolic steroid it does not pose a threat to kidneys or li ... ead to other problems. Elevated levels of andro in the blood may promote cancer of the pancreas and prostate; men concerned about prostate problems, in particular, should avoid it. Theoretically, andr ...

(2 pages) 37 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer can often be found early by testing the amount of prostate-specific antigen in your ... often be found early by testing the amount of prostate-specific antigen in your blood. Another way prostate cancer is found early is when the doctor performs a rectal exam. Because your prostate glan ... land is just in front of your rectum, the doctor can feel if there is any abnormal hardness in your prostate. These often indicate that there is a cancer. If you have had yearly exam your cancer will ...

(1 pages) 66 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Sperm Travel Essay - A brief essay about the journey of a sperm, the glands and hormones involved in reproduction, and how a baby is born.

d rich in sugar fructose to provide energy for the sperm. The next gland the sperm encounter is the prostate gland. The prostate secretes a thin alkaline fluid to help the sperm move and survive. The ...

(3 pages) 99 4 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

For the Boys..

ward by contracting your upper abdomen. As pressure gradually builds up against the bladder and the prostate gland, shift your mental focus to the prostate area.* Step 3 is the most important step dur ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Male Reproductive System

uid of the seminal vesicles makes up most of the volume of a man's ejaculatory fluid, or ejaculate.*Prostate gland -- The prostate gland is a walnut-sized structure that is located below the urinary b ... d is a walnut-sized structure that is located below the urinary bladder in front of the rectum. The prostate gland contributes additional fluid to the ejaculate. Prostate fluids also help to nourish t ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.5 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder. causes, treatment, staging, metabolism, extracellular matrix's role, angiogenesis, cell cycle, gene regulation, tumor suppressor genes, and oncogenes

yer of tissue surrounding it, and/or may have spread to the reproductive organs such as the uterus, prostate, or vagina.Stage 4: The cancer has spread from the bladder to the wall of the abdomen or pe ... omes off of the bladder at its bottom. In males the first part of this urethra is surrounded by the prostate gland, and the remainder surrounded by the penis. In females, the urethra is shorter an exi ...

(29 pages) 53 0 1.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Prostate Cancer

TOTAL CRYOSURGICAL DESTRUCTION OF THE PROSTATE vs STANDARD CRYOSURGERY vs RADICAL PERINEAL PROSTATECTOMY "" COMPARISON OF EARLY RESULTS Pu ... rpose: To compare the results of treatment of 49 patients who underwent standard cryosurgery of the prostate for the treatment of prostate cancer with 27 patients who had destruction of the urethra du ... of the urethra during or after the cryosurgery either by subsequent TUR or by total freezing of the prostate (total cryosurgery). These results were compared to a group of 83 radical surgery patients ...

(15 pages) 33 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

History And Physical

ain Scrotal masses Hernias Freq of intercourse Ability to enjoy sexual relations Fertility problems Prostate problems Hx of venereal dz and tx Female genitalia Lesions on external genitalia Itching Di ... Modified Lithotomy, Left Lateral Prone (Sim's position), standing Palpate the rectal walls and Prostate in the male Test Stool for Occult Blood Guaiac or Benzidine test Write-upnote abdom ...

(15 pages) 52 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Health Supplement & Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

A.Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is characterized as the enlargement of prostate in male in middle and older age. The literature and material related to the BPH was not qui ... people (Kristal et. al, 2006).The data for the study was collected from placebo arm participants in prostate cancer prevention trial (PCPT). The testes related to the 5 α-reductase inhibitor and ... related to the 5 α-reductase inhibitor and finasteride were conducted in order to reduce the prostate cancer. The age criterion for the selection of target population was 55 years. The data was ...

(7 pages) 540 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Science Essays