1st Edition

Male Sexual and Reproductive Dysfunction
Pathophysiology and Treatment

Edited By

R. Kandeel Fouad

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ISBN 9781420054934
Published May 22, 2007 by CRC Press
1136 Pages

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Book Description

Male Reproductive Dysfunction: Pathophysiology and Treatment and Male Sexual Dysfunction: Pathophysiology and Treatment present the collective expertise of more than 60 international authorities in a single landmark text. From foundations in the anatomy of the male genital tract to the latest neuroimaging data, readers will appreciate the comprehensive information detailing the tremendous advances made in the delineation of sexual function and its disorders as well as the expert descriptions of practical and cost-effective medical, surgical, and psychological strategies for the treatment of all forms of male reproductive and sexual dysfunction.

Table of Contents

PHYSIOLOGY OF MALE REPRODUCTIVE FUNCTION. Male Reproduction: Evolving Concepts of Procreation and Infertility Through the Ages. Anatomy of the Male Reproductive Tract. Neuroendocrine Control of Testicular Function. Analysis of the Neuroendocrine Control of the Human Hypothalamo-Pituitary-Testicular Axis. Normal Spermatogenesis. Physiology of the Epididymis. Physiology of the Prostate. Testosterone and Aging. Effects of Aging on Spermatogenesis and Sperm Function. Androgen Effects on Cognitive function. Social and Psychological Influences on Male Reproductive Function.
PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF MALE REPRODUCTIVE DYSFUNCTION. Male Hypogonadism. Cryptorchidism, Testicular Torsion, and Torsion of the Testicular Appendages.
Disorders of Male Puberty. The Male Varicocele. Male Genital Tract Infections and Infertility. HIV and Male Fertility. Ejaculatory Duct Obstruction in the Infertile Male. Male Hormones and Systemic Disease. The Effects of Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy on Testicular Function. Environmental Toxins and Male Fertility. Micronutrients and Male Fertility.
INVESTIGATION OF MALE REPRODUCTIVE DYSFUNCTION. Clinical Assessment of the Infertile Male. Semen Analysis and Sperm Function Testing. Testicular Biopsy of the Infertile Male. Immunological Evaluation of Male Infertility. Genetic Evaluation of the Infertile Male. Imaging of the Reproductive Tract in Male Infertility.
TREATMENT OF MALE REPRODUCTIVE DYSFUNCTION. Androgen Replacement Therapy. Hormonal Induction of Spermatogenesis in Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism. Progress in Male Contraception. Retrograde Ejaculation. Surgical Treatment of Male Infertility. Vasectomy and Vasectomy Reversal. Psychological Effects of Infertility and Its Treatment in Males. Management of Immunological Factors in Male Infertility. Micromanipulation of Male Gametes in the Treatment of the Subfertile Male. Fertility Preservation in Males with Cancer. Treatment of Reproductive Dysfunction in Males with Spinal Cord Injury and Other Neurologic Disabling Diseases.
MASS LESIONS OF THE MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM. Testicular and Penile Cancer. Prostate Disease: Prostate Hyperplasia, Prostate Cancer, and Prostatitis. Gynecomastia. Male Breast Cancer.
PHYSIOLOGY OF MALE SEXUAL FUNCTION. The History of the Penis: Images, Worship, and Practices. Male Sexual Anatomy. Normal Male Sexual Response Cycle. Functional Neuroanatomy of Sexual Arousal. Neuroendocrine Control of Male Erectile Function. Sex Hormones and Male Sexual Behavior. Cardiovascular Response to Sexual Activity in the Male. Psychological and Social Influences on Male Sexual Function. Male Circumcision.
PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF MALE SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION. Disorders of The Male Sexual Response Cycle. Comparing Male and Female Sexual Function and Dysfunctions. Psychological Factors in Male Sexual Dysfunction. Impact of Systemic Disease on Male Sexual Function. Sexual Dysfunction in Males with Diabetes. Neurological Causes of Male Sexual Dysfunction and Neurological Sequelae of Sexual Activity. Cancer and Sexual Dysfunction. Peyronie's Disease and Trabecular Smooth Muscle Dysfunction. Priapism. Pharmacological Agents Causing Male Sexual Dysfunction. Effects of Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy on Male Sexual Function. The Effect of Male Genital Tract Infections and Sexually Transmitted Diseases on Male Sexual Function.
INVESTIGATION OF MALE SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION. Clinical Assessment of the Male Presenting with Sexual Dysfunction. Use of Nocturnal and Daytime Penile Tumescence and Rigidity Monitoring for Evaluation of Male Sexual Dysfunction. Evaluation of Psychological Functioning in Men with Sexual Dysfunction. Investigation of Vascular and Structural Abnormalities of the Penis. Neurological Investigations of Males with Sexual Dysfunction.
TREATMENT OF MALE SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION. Psychological and Behavioral Counseling in the Treatment of Male Sexual Dysfunction. Couple Therapy for Premature Ejaculation. Systemic Drug Therapy for Male Sexual Dysfunction. Local Drug Therapy for Male Sexual Dysfunction. The Use of Complementary or Alternative Medicine in the Treatment of Male Sexual Dysfunction. Nonsurgical Devices for the Treatment of Male Sexual Dysfunction. Surgical Treatment of Male Sexual Dysfunction. Advances in the Treatment of Peyronie's Disease. Androgen Treatment of Male Hypogonadism. Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction in Men with Heart Disease. Treatment of Sexual Dysfunction in Patients with Prostate Cancer. Treatment of Sexual Dysfunction in Males with Spinal Cord Injury and Other Neurologic Disabling Diseases. Treatment of Sexual Dysfunction in Male Cancer Survivors. Penile Arterial Reconstruction. Advances in Phallic Reconstruction. Tissue and Molecular Engineering in the Treatment of Male Sexual Dysfunction. Effect of Sexual Dysfunction and Its Treatment on Quality of Life of Affected Men.

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