benign prostatic hyperplasia

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Also of concern is the "glossing over" of some of the serious, side effects of drugs being prescribed for an enlarged prostate -- a condition called Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia -- which may result in permanent sexual dysfunction, says Matthews.
EMEA Vice President and General Manager, Justin Hall, says, "Both of these announcements independently, as well as the recent inclusion of UroLift into the European Association of Urology Guidelines, endorse UroLift on a European-wide level as an effective and more cost-efficient way of treating eligible men with urinary symptoms due to an enlarged prostate.
Most men will suffer from an enlarged prostate to some degree.
While not all men with an enlarged prostate experience urinary problems, most middle-aged and older men eventually feel discomfort.
Enlarged prostate, also called benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), is a common urologic condition that affects about 50 percent of men between the ages of 51 and 60 and up to 90 percent of men over the age of 80.
A spokesman for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) last night said the minister was awaiting confirmation from the surgeon but that "all the expectations" were that he had been suffering from an enlarged prostate gland.
AN enlarged prostate can be treated by tablets that relax the prostate muscle or others that stop the growth of the gland.
Cipla Medpro has launched Fincar 5, finasteride 5 mg, indicated for the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men with enlarged prostates.
Upon enrollment, 48% of the men had an enlarged prostate on digital rectal examination (DRE) and 43% had a prostate-specific antigen level of 1.
The laser therapy is for men who need surgery for bladder obstruction due to an enlarged prostate.
An enlarged prostate is caused by an overgrowth of prostate cells, swelling a normal prostate to the size of a walnut.
A Birmingham clinic is offering the new non-surgical treatment in order to help patients suffering from enlarged prostate.
Some men treat themselves for enlarged prostate glands by taking saw palmetto extract, which is derived from the berries of the North American scrub palm (Serenoa repens).
In general, drug therapy and minimally invasive treatments are safe and effective options for an enlarged prostate, explains urology expert Dr.
During a routine exam in 1994, a physician noticed that Thomas had an enlarged prostate.