Office procedure performed in men with an elevated PSA and/or abnormal prostate exam to obtain prostate tissue samples that sent to the laboratory and examined for prostate cancer.
Performed by your doctor to test how well the bladder and urethra are functioning.
Technique using a small flexible fiberoptic camera to examine the patient’s bladder lining and urethra. A bladder biopsy may be performed to remove any suspicious tissue for further testing.
Scans the kidneys and bladder to find kidney stones, bladder stones, and blockage in the urinary tract.
Tests urine for several common diseases including UTIs, kidney and liver problems, and diabetes.
Convenient in-office testing of free/total Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) as well as free/total testosterone levels.
A urine test used to find abnormal cells in a patient’s urine. This test is performed in patients with hematuria, or known/suspected bladder cancer.
Urology Specialists of the Carolinas are pleased to announce that they have joined ZERO in the upcoming Charlotte ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk.
If the pain is also accompanied by fever, chills, or vomiting, you may be at risk for testicular torsion and should go to the nearest emergency room to be evaluated.