In-depth

Symptoms

Painful urination (dysuria)

Painful urination: Symptom — Overview covers definition, possible causes of burning pain during urination (dysuria).

Tests and diagnosis

Bone scan

Bone scans can help detect bone disorders and hidden fractures.

Chest X-rays

Even with today's high-tech medical devices, the basic chest X-ray remains an important tool in diagnosing various conditions. Here's a look at how it works.

CT scan

A CT scan is an imaging test that uses X-rays to produce detailed images of the inside of your body.

Cystoscopy

During cystoscopy, your doctor uses a special tool to look inside your bladder for abnormalities.

MRI

MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

Urine cytology

A urine cytology test is used along with other tests and procedures to diagnose cancer of the urinary tract.

Treatments and drugs

Chemotherapy

Find out what to expect as you prepare for chemotherapy treatment.

Radiation therapy

Radiation therapy is a common means of treating many types of cancer. Find out what to expect during your radiation therapy treatment.

Jun. 19, 2012