His many years of experience shared with the author PhD, urology, andrology, sexologist responsible for paid medical services clinic number 92 Vitali Markovich Kuchersky. Girudotera-copy of it is used for the treatment of urological patients for more than 15 years. Probably the same amount of time he could talk about his patients and their “natural healer” – the medicinal leech. Many of us are familiar with this unpleasant, “pulling” sensation when the kidneys hurt. It feels like inside of you who is sitting quietly and “chews” your body slightly above the waist. Know “pochechniki” and a sense of impending exacerbation and urologists words: “chronic renal disease treated with difficulty. You can only remove the aggravation, it needs to undergo repeated treatment with antibiotics. Other way to quickly remove kidney pain medicine today does not come up. ” According to statistics, today suffer from chronic pyelonephritis more than 30% of inpatients. Most often, the causative agent of the inflammatory process in the kidneys are Escherichia coli, Proteus, Enterobacter, and other microorganisms. Pyelonephritis is primary – in 16% of patients, and secondary – 84%. Secondary pyelonephritis is usually associated with impaired renal function and urinary tract infections that lead to a violation of the outflow of urine. But the very nature often dictates the way a person recovering from the majority of urological diseases. Kidneys – is no exception. A method is still the same – medical leeches. But before treated with leeches, you must instrumental or operational way to restore urethral function. It is very important for the effective treatment of pyelonephritis conduct patient antibiotic therapy and improve blood circulation. In this series Hirudotherapy comes first. With proper treatment can completely eliminate recurrences. One of the complications of pyelonephritis, as you know – renal scarring and subsequently developing renal failure. Practice shows that after a course of hirudotherapy decreased fibrotic processes in the kidney and perirenal tissue. Moreover, increasing the flow of urine, may extend small – up to 5 mm – stones. Urologists know that is not always possible to put pyelonephritis with leeches. This is not possible if the patient urethral function is impaired, there blockage of the ureter stones. Nor can we put leeches hemorrhage in the kidneys. For this reason, be treated at home with leeches urological diseases is possible only after consultation with a specialist and he proposed scheme. Hirudotherapy and helps in chronic glomerulonephritis, nefroangioskleroz, diabetic kidney disease and in combating the effects of other metabolic and inflammatory diseases. Treatments for these diseases typically include up to 15 sessions. Leeches and effective for the treatment of pyelonephritis in patients with a solitary kidney. Whatever the condition of the patient, the physician should bear in mind that it is appropriate, and in some cases it is necessary to combine this treatment with immunotherapy. Urolithiasis, cystitis, bladder shrinkage, voiding dysfunction, paratsistity – all of these diseases require a combination girudoterapii with other treatments. Is no exception to this series, and the other, a very common disease today – prostatitis. They suffer from 50 to 70% of men of working age. According to the National Institutes of Health from 4 to 8% of the male population suffer from this disease. For chronic prostatitis is usually characterized by the formation of scar changes in the prostate gland, which causes pain, difficulty urinating, weakening of sexual and reproductive function. In this disease can appear and stones in the prostate gland, the so-called calcification. In this case, treatment is contraindicated by physical means or by heating, and then the leeches are alternative treatments. Hirudotherapy removes specific to prostate inflammation, reduces scarring, restores blood circulation pelvis and prostate, facilitate the excretion of prostatic secretion. Because of this and become a leech tool solutions of male sexual problems and infertility. In recent years, many women turn to the urologist with chronic cystitis, which is often expressed in incontinence and incontinence. In cases with ultrasound withhold fixes overactive bladder, urge to urinate occurs when filling less than 100-150 ml. Girudoterapii sessions conducted in such patients, allow to eliminate spasms in the bladder, have an additional therapeutic effect in combination with drugs that improve its evacuation function. VM Kuchersky offers a unique experience of treatment with leeches some complications of cystitis, such as paratsistita. Leech therapy allows the patient to rid the body of cicatricial processes around the bladder. The combination of leeches with antibacterial and antiseptic, which are entered directly into the bladder, increasing its capacity to 250-300 ml.