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28- HOMEOSTATIC IMBALANCES IN THE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEMS

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Reproductive disorders in the male
testicular cancer
acute and chronic prostatitis
cancer of the prostate
When the testis do not descend into the scrotum (it stays in the abdomen where they developed)- if left in the pelvic cavity, they'd develop cancer
Cryptorchidism
What starts in spermatogonia (sperm producing cells), and is easily fixed by taking out testis
Testicular cancer
What is inflammation of the prostate gland (sudden or chronic)
Acute and chronic prostatitis
When the prostate gets enlarged and cuts off the flow of urine through urethra.
Benign prostatic hypertrophy
The most common form of cancer in males is
prostate cancer
Reproductive disorders in the female
premenstrual syndrome
endometriosis
breast cancer
ovarian cancer
cervical cancer
candidiasis
Days before the menstrual cycle there are physical issues due to ups and downs of the hormones (headaches, emotional problems, etc). This is known as
Premenstrual syndrome
The growth of the endometrium outside the uterus, can wrap around organs and cause issues (can't get pregnant)
Endometriosis
What is most common cancer in females
Breast cancer
What cancer often not diagnosed until later stages since it gives symptoms of digestive disorders. (not as common)
Ovarian cancer
What cancer easily diagnosed, recommend pap smear to test for this
Cervical cancer
Canada fungus- vaginal infections (yeast infection) is known as
Candidiasis
What are the sexually transmitted diseases
chlamydia
gonorrhea
syphilis
genital warts
genital herpes
What sexually transmitted diseases are caused by bacteria
Chlamydia
Gonorrhea
Syphilis
What sexually transmitted diseases are caused by viruses
Genital warts
Genital herpes