History of urology

Poster Session 38

  • Location:
    Room 7, Capital suite (level 3)
  • Chairs:
     D. Schultheiss, Giessen (DE)
     P.M. Thompson, London (GB)
     P.E. Van Kerrebroeck, Maastricht (NL)
  • Aims and objectives of this session

    This session presents several different topics from the long history of urology.

  • Poster viewing of 20 minutes. Presentations will take place on stage. Standard presentations are 2 minutes in length, followed by 2 minutes for discussion.
Bilbao’s Republican urologists: Persecuted by Franco’s regime after the Spanish Civil War

By: Angulo J.1, Guimon J.2, Gondra J.3, Pérez-Yarza G.4, Ercoreka A.3

Institutes: 1Hospital Universitario de Getafe, Dept. of Urology, Getafe, Spain, 2Universidad Del Pais Vasco, Dept. of Psichiatry, Bilbao, Spain, 3Universidad Del Pais Vasco, Museum of History of Medicine, Bilbao, Spain, 4Universidad Del Pais Vasco, Dept. of Physiology, Bilbao, Spain

Correspondence of Dr Joaquin Albarran and Spanish Prime Minister Antonio Maura (1907-1908): An inside into the renal stone disease of Maura's wife Constancia Gamazo, and into Spanish and European Urology of the time

By: Fariña-Pérez L.A.1, Fernández-Arias M.2

Institutes: 1Hospital Povisa, Dept. of Urology, Vigo, Spain, 2History Office, University of Medical Sciences and Cuban Society of History of Medicine, Havana, Cuba

Joaquin Albarrán (1860-1912) – his impact for the national cultures of remembrance within urology

By: Halling T.2, Moll F.1, Hansson N.2, Krischel M.2, Fangerau H.2

Institutes: 1Cologne Medical Center, Dept. of Urology, Cologne, Germany, 2Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Institute for The History, Theory and Ethics of Medicine, Düsseldorf, Germany

Reynaldo dos Santos (1880-1970), a great master of urology, abdominal imaging and history of art, made links between Portuguese and Spanish urology in the first half of the 20th century

By: Fariña-Pérez L.A.1, Cunha T.2

Institutes: 1Hospital Povisa, Dept. of Urology, Vigo, Spain, 2House-Museum Reynaldo dos Santos, Parede-Cascais, Portugal

Lithotomia Douglassiana; the book, the operation and the fight

By: Goddard J.

Institutes: University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Dept. of Urology, Leicester, United Kingdom

Carl Posner (1854-1928): Pioneer of urology and sexology

By: Krischel M., Moll F., Fangerau H.

Institutes: Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dept. of The History, Philosophy, and Ethics of Medicine, Düsseldorf, Germany

Recent discovery of phallic depictions in prehistoric cave art in Asia minor

By: Verit A.

Institutes: Fsm Hospital, Urology, Istanbul, Turkey

Phallic representations in pre-Columbian Central and South America

By: Angulo J.1, Figueroa C.2

Institutes: 1Hospital Universitario de Getafe, Dept. of Urology, Getafe, Spain, 2Urologia Integral, Dept. of Urology, Ciudad De Guatemala, Guatemala

Penile phimosis as cause of male infertility: The case of Louis XVI

By: Stamatiou K.2, Bitsakos G.1

Institutes: 1University of Athens, Dept. of History, Athens, Greece, 2Tzaneio Hospital, Dept. of Urology, Piraeus, Greece

A tribute to the life and accomplishments of a true Yorkshireman: Leslie Norman Pyrah

By: Khan F., Kimuli M., Biyani C.S., Cartledge J.

Institutes: St James University Hospital, Dept. of Urology, Leeds, United Kingdom

Constantine Dimopoulos: The renovator of Greek urology

By: Poulakou-Rebelakou E.1, Tsiamis C.2, Karamanou M.1, Rempelakos A.3, Chrisofos M.4

Institutes: 1Athens University, Medical School, Dept. History of Medicine, Athens, Greece, 2Athens University, Medical School, Dept. Microbiology, Athens, Greece, 3Bioclinic of Athens, Athens, Greece, 4Athens University, Medical School, Dept. of Urology, Athens, Greece

Godfather of modern renal surgery; a Novick

By: Sogaolu O., Calleary J.

Institutes: Pennine Acute Trust, Dept. of Urology, Manchester, United Kingdom