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Synonyms for prostate

a firm partly muscular chestnut sized gland in males at the neck of the urethra

relating to the prostate gland


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IPSS: International Prostate Symptoms Score; TUIP: transurethral incision of the prostate; QoL: quality of life; Qmax: peak flow rate; PVR: post-void residual urine volume.
In the Health Professionals Follow-Up Study, men who reported eating six servings of vegetables a day had an 11 percent lower risk of prostate symptoms than men who said they ate no more than 1 1/2 servings a day.
7) High correlation between diagnosis based on medical history, serum PSA, digital rectal examination (DRE) and International Prostate Symptom Score (IPSS) and those based on various investigations including ultrasonography and uroflowmetry has been demonstrated.
The participants in our study report a true lifestyle-changing effect after this treatment, with some men stopping medication for their prostate symptoms altogether," said Bagla.
Among more than 4,700 men in the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial, those who were taking at least 10 micrograms of selenium in supplements every day were just as likely to report prostate symptoms over a nine-year period as those who were taking less than 10 mcg.
He and associates at 25 European centers studied about 1,000 men with mild symptoms of bladder outlet obstruction--defined as an International Prostate Symptoms Score (IPSS) less than 8--and found that 30% of them progressed within a mean of 4 years to an IPSS of 8 or higher, which usually triggers medical therapy.
The AUA has developed a symptom index, International Prostate Symptom Score (IPSS), to help categorize enlarged prostate symptoms.
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Doxazosin is approved for both hypertension and prostate symptoms but rarely is used as monotherapy for hypertension.
5-10 ng/mL, Qmax >5 and less than or equal to 15 mL/sec with a minimum voided volume greater than or equal to 125 mL and International Prostate Symptom Score (IPSS) greater than or equal to 12] with moderate-to-severe enlarged prostate symptoms received placebo for four weeks and were then randomized to receive AVODART 0.
After a run-in period with four weekly injections of placebo, 140 patients with an international prostate symptoms score (I-PSS) >= 13 and a peak urinary flow rate (PFR) 5-13 ml/s were randomly allocated to four treatment groups.
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