Hospital of Nuremberg

Nürnberg, Germany

Diagnosis of testicular yolk sac tumor (program ID: 237767)

Sascha Pahernik

Prof. Dr.

Sascha Pahernik

Department of Urology

Specialized in: urology

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The Department of Urology at the Klinikum Nürnberg under the direction of Prof. Dr. Sascha Pahernik offers the entire diagnostic and therapeutic spectrum of urology. The Prostate Centre of the Department of Urology was certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008 by the LGA InterCert and the Umbrella Association of Prostate Centers in Germany (DVPZ). The department also has the Center for Continence and Pelvic Floor Disorders.

With now 70 beds and approximately 4,000 patients treated annually, the Department of Urology is one of the largest urological clinics in southern Germany. Apart from the chief physician, the medical team consists of 4 senior physicians and 15 assistant doctors (10 of which are specialists in urology). The outstanding characteristics of the nursing staff of the Department of Urology under the direction of Prof. Dr. Sascha Pahernik are their high level of professional qualification and expertise in the treatment of urological diseases. The department has its own radiology (X-Ray) department, operating theatres, diagnosis facilities and outpatient departments. At the emergency outpatients’ department, an experienced team of physicians and nursing staff is available to patients around the clock, every day.

The range of services the Department of Urology at the Klinikum Nürnberg under the direction of Prof. Dr. Sascha Pahernik offers is quite diversified and includes the following options:

  • Diagnosis and therapy of diseases of male genital organs
  • Diagnosis and therapy of kidney failure
  • Diagnosis and therapy of other diseases of the kidney and ureter
  • Diagnosis and therapy of other diseases of the urinary system
  • Diagnosis and therapy of other diseases of the genitourinary system
  • Diagnosis and therapy of urolithiasis
  • Minimally invasive endoscopic operations
  • Minimally invasive laparoscopic operations
  • Neurourology
  • Plastic reconstructive operations on kidneys, urinary tract, and bladder
  • Prostate centre
  • Pain Therapy
  • Special consultation
  • Tumour surgery
  • Diagnosis of urodynamic function/ urology
  • Urogynecology

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • physical examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • general urine analysis
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • TSH-basal, fT3, fT4
    • tumor markers
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • CT / MRI of the abdomen
  • abdominal ultrasound
  • biopsy and histological examination
  • nursing services
  • services of all leading experts
  • explanation of individual treatment plan
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About hospital

The Klinikum Nürnberg is a modern hospital and an academic educational hospital in Germany. The hospital is located at two sites, namely the Klinikum North in the distract St. Johannis and the Klinikum South in the distract Langwasser. The Klinikum Nürnberg has 35 clinics and institutes of all medical specialties. In the latest clinic list of the news magazine FOCUS, it lands on the 35th place. Among the 70 top hospitals in Bavaria, the Klinikum Nürnberg occupies the 6th place.

Accommodation in hospital

Patients rooms

The kid rooms have everything needed for a comfortable stay. The kid bathroom includes both a toilet and a shower. All rooms offer functional beds with orthopaedic mattresses ensuring unsurpassed support for overall body during sleep. There are bedside stands with pull-out tables, lockers and safe boxes in each room. It is also possible to access the Internet from a PC, smartphone or tablet so that kids always keep in touch with their parents and other family members. There is also a TV in each room.
You can opt for a single or a double room. An accompanying person may stay with the kid in the room. A double room is shared with another patient.
The enhanced comfort rooms are equipped with a safety box, a fridge and upholstered furniture.

Meals and Menus

The patient and the accompanying person are offered a daily choice of three menus. If you are on a specific diet for any reason, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your dietary preferences prior to the treatment.

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Standard rooms include:






Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.

Accompanying person

Your companion may stay with you in your room or at a hotel of your choice during the fixed program.


You may stay at the hotel during the outpatient program. Our employees will support you for selecting the best option.