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Related to enlarged prostate: prostate cancer
a condition in which the prostate gland increases in size, often leading to painful or irregular urination
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The prostate gland in men can become enlarged due to cancer or infection or, commonly, because of fibrous glandular cells within the gland multiplying. It can lead to urine retention, which in turn can lead to infection.
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