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The prostate gland.
Of or relating to the prostate gland.

[New Latin prostata, from Greek prostatēs (adēn), prostate (gland), from proïstanai, to set before : pro-, in front; see pro-2 + histanai, to set, place; see stā- in Indo-European roots.]

pros·tat′ic (prŏ-stăt′ĭk) adj.


(Anatomy) of or relating to the prostate
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Adj.1.prostatic - relating to the prostate gland


a. prostático-a, rel. a la próstata;
___ hypertrophyhipertrofia ___, agrandamiento benigno de la próstata debido a la vejez.


adj prostático
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20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Summary Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a nonmalignant growth of prostatic tissue that surrounds the urethra, and leads to constriction of the urethral opening, which gives rise to lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS).
Prostatic utricle cysts are embryological remnants of the Mullerian duct, with prevalence rates as high as 4% and 1% in newborns and adults, respectively.
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Men experience a high probability of prostate health problems as they grow older, including benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH), prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia--a putative precursor for cancer--and prostate cancer.
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Often, the cause is benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH, also known as benign prostatic hypertrophy), a condition in which the number of cells increases in one of the prostate gland's regions.