benign prostatic hyperplasia

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enlarged prostate

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The researchers found that a high-fat diet increased the risk of benign enlargement of the prostate by 31 percent, and that daily consumption of red meat increased the risk by 38 percent.
The drawback to this test is that PSA can also go up with conditions that aren't cancerous, such as an infection of the prostate (prostatitis), inflammation of the prostate from a nearby infection, or in a common condition called benign prostatic hypertrophy which is a benign enlargement of the prostate.
Current blood tests for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) detect elevations in a protein produced both by tumors and benign enlargement of the prostate, which may lead to unnecessary treatment.
Most of these men instead have benign enlargement of the prostate.
Benign enlargement of the prostate gland or BPH can cause a number of troublesome urinary tract symptoms as a man ages.
BPH, also known as benign enlargement of the prostate, is the most common urological problem among older men and affects an estimated 18 million men in the United States, 28 million men in five major European countries and 8 million men in Japan.
A Boots Herbalist Sue Jamieson says: Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) is a benign enlargement of the prostate gland and is very common in men as they get older.
Prime") (NASDAQ:PMSI) announced today the formation of a third Prostatherapy Partnership for the treatment of benign enlargement of the prostate in men.
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