What is urology?

Urology is the branch of medicine that focuses on the surgical and medical diseases of the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive organs.

The organs under the domain of urology include the kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, prostate, and penis).

Urinary tract

Did you know that 10% of daily medical care involves urology? This field of medicine covers a wide spectrum of medical conditions, from prostate cancer to incontinence. Urology Week puts a spotlight on the importance of urological health.