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Urology is the medical and surgical practice of diagnosing and treating conditions related to the urinary tract of males and females. Urology focuses on disorders of the kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis). Diseases and disorders of the urinary tract include congenital abnormalities, impotence, inablility to urinate, incontinence, kidney disease, kidney failure, kidney stones, prostate cancer, prostatitis, urinary tract infections and cancer of the urinary system.