According to WebMD, medications, office procedures and surgery relieve the symptoms of an enlarged prostate. The size of the prostate gland, the severity of the symptoms, preexiste...
What Is an Enlarged Prostate?
The prostate gland is the male organ that produces semen and carries sperm during ejaculation. The gland surrounds the urethra (the tube that pumps out urine from the bladder) and is tucked away beneath the bladder. When the prostate becomes enlarged it...
Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), also called benign enlargement of the
prostate (BEP or BPE), adenofibromyomatous hyperplasia and benign prostatic ...
An enlarged prostate means the gland has grown bigger. Prostate enlargement
happens to almost all men as they get older. As the gland grows, it can press on ...
Because urine travels in a small tube that runs through the prostate
as it makes its way out of the body, urinary problems are the most common symptoms that men with an enlarged prostate
If this obstruction is severe enough, it can result in kidney damage.
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The most common problem for men over 50 is an enlarged prostate (BPH).
Here's how you know when to see a doctor and what the treatment options are.
Apr 8, 2015 ... An excessively enlarged prostate results in a disease known as benign prostatic
hyperplasia (BPH). Eventually, an enlarged prostate can ...
Jun 2, 2014 ... Find out about enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia, BPH) causes,
symptoms, diagnosis, medications, surgical and nonsurgical ...
One possible cause of a high PSA level is benign (non-cancer) enlargement of
the prostate . Inflammation of the prostate, called prostatitis is one more common
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Enlarged Prostate. Understand the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment for this ...