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Synonyms for BPH

enlarged prostate

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One common surgical procedure for BPH is known as transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP).
BPH is caused by an increase in size of the prostate gland leading to gradual obstruction of urine flow.
A new study from the University of Graz, Austria showed supplementation with pumpkin seed extract could help relieve the symptoms of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH).
In general, the prevalence of BPH increases with increasing age, with the highest prevalence in participants aged 70 and above.
Epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) has been implicated in the pathogenesis of a variety of fibrotic disorders.[7] Recent studies have highlighted that an association between the development of BPH development is associated with accumulation of mesenchymal-like cells derived from the prostatic epithelium.[8],[9] During the present study, the role of miR-340 and ROCK-1 in BPH was investigated, with particular emphasis placed on the process of EMT in BPH, aiming to elucidate the pathogenesis of BPH.
Beyond sleep disruption and sexual dysfunction, BPH, if untreated, can lead to acute urinary retention and require surgery.
'Many patients come to my clinic in the later stages of BPH. By then, there have been complications-bladder stones, recurrent infections, and hernia due to the constant strain in passing their urine' Lapitan says.
BPH was one of the ten most common, and costly, diseases in men older than 50 years of age in a recent study in the United States.
The exact cause of BPH is not known yet, but it probably has something to do with testosterone, the male hormone.
'He added that farmers in the community must also practice synchronous planting with one- to two-month fallow period to break the life cycle of BPH,' PhilRice said in a statement.
FlexBlow Two-Stage Machine Models Model Cavities Neck Container Nominal Speed FlexBlow 1 1 18-120 mm 10 ml-10 L 1600 bph FlexBlow 2 1-2 18-120 mm 10 ml-6 L 2600 bph FlexBlow 3 1-3 18-120 mm 10 ml-6 L 4500 bph FlexBlow 4 2-4 18-48 mm 10 ml-6 L 6000 bph FlexBlow 6-4 2-4 18-120 mm 10 ml-6 L 6000 bph FlexBlow 4 Hybrid 4 18-38 mm 10 ml-2 L 6800 bph FlexBlow 6 Hybrid 6 18-38 mm 10 ml-2 L 8500 bph FlexBlow 8 Hybrid 8 18-38 mm 10 ml-1.5 L 11,500 bph FlexBlow Multi 16 18-38 mm 10 ml-1.5 L 23,000 bph
The relative roles of androgens and estrogens in inducing BPH, however, are complex and not understand completely.
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Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), common in elderly men, is a pathological condition characterized by nonmalignant enlargement of both epithelial and stromal tissues within the prostate gland [1], which contributes to series of urinary voiding problems commonly known as lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) [2].