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enlarged prostate

n
a condition in which the prostate gland increases in size, often leading to painful or irregular urination

enlarged prostate

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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The UroLift System is designed to relieve symptoms caused by an enlarged prostate, while preserving sexual function.
com)-- Metropolitan Urology Group SC in Milwaukee Wisconsin is the first to offer a new, office based, less invasive treatment for an enlarged prostate.
Some men are on the express and get to an enlarged prostate faster, while others are on the local and get there slower," says Parsons.
Q My husband is waking frequently in the night to urinate due to an enlarged prostate.
Many men suffering from lower urinary symptoms (LUIS) caused by an enlarged prostate (aka benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH) take the supplement saw palmetto to help relieve symptoms, but a recent study suggests that saw palmetto may be ineffective for treating LUIS.
This was a well-designed, well-executed clinical trial but the results should not dissuade men experiencing urinary tract symptoms associated with an enlarged prostate gland (BPH) from considering saw palmetto as an option for reducing those symptoms," Council for Responsible Nutrition vice president of scientific and regulatory affairs Duffy MacKay says about the study that was funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and published in the September 28 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
R G Stone Urology & Laparoscopy Hospital is one of the most advanced surgical centers for kidney stone and prostate treatment, hernia repair and enlarged prostate which offers all available modalities of Stone disease management under one roof.
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): A combination of two drugs commonly prescribed for enlarged prostate may be more effective than either of the medicines alone, according to a new study.
HAVING an enlarged prostate gland isn't necessarily a threat to your health but it can seriously restrict your life.
for the improvement of urinary flow and the symptoms associated with BPH by reducing the size of the enlarged prostate
Only about a third of men with moderate to severe lower urinary tract symptoms and evidence of an enlarged prostate intended to discuss these issues during a routine visit to their primary care physicians, according to a national, multisite study presented at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association.