prostatism


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pros·ta·tism

 (prŏs′tə-tĭz′əm)
n.
A disorder characterized by decreased force of urination and other obstructive symptoms, usually resulting from enlargement of the prostate gland.

prostatism

(ˈprɒsteɪtɪzəm)
n
(Pathology) the condition caused by an enlarged prostate that obstructs urinary flow

pros•ta•tism

(ˈprɒs təˌtɪz əm)

n.
symptoms of prostate disorder, esp. obstructed urination, as from enlargement of the gland.
[1895–1900]
Translations
prostatisme

pros·ta·tism

n. prostatismo, trastorno debido a una obstrucción del cuello de la vejiga por agrandamiento de la próstata.

prostatism

n prostatismo
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The defendant was unsure whether the urinary retention was being caused by prostatism or urethral narrowing.
In addition, there were prostatism complaints in 11 male patients and severe dysuria in 5 patients.
helping to feed people like John, who, despite having chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, arthritis, dyspepsia, prostatism, type 2 diabetes and anxiety and depression, was sanctioned for not trying hard enough to find work."
Contraindicated in glaucoma, prostatism, and significant cardiovascular disease.
NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, on patients who had clinical symptoms of prostatism. A total of 112 prostatic biopsy specimens were received included simple and RP, Transurethral resection of prostate (TURP) and Trucut biopsies.
Before contrast-medium injection, 20 mg hyoscine-N-butylbromide (Buscopan, Boehringer, Ingelheim, Germany) was intravenously injected unless contraindicated (e.g., history of cardiac arrhythmia, narrow angle glaucoma, or prostatism).
Masumori et al., "Prevalence of Prostatism in Japanese Men in a Community-based Study with Comparison to a Similar American Study," The Journal of Urology, vol.
After a year or more of this condition, prostate hypertrophy develops, which progresses into a compression of the urethra, causing dysuria and other signs of prostatism. (90-92) Excess estradiol levels are even able to lift testosterone's protective effects against proliferation of prostate cancer cells.
There are number of risk factors that lead to hernia to occur; like wound infection, morbid obesity, immunosuppression, previous operations, prostatism, and surgery for aneurysmal disease3.
Transurethral prostatectomy compared with incision of the prostate in the treatment of prostatism caused by small benign prostate glands.