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Evaluating Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

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Benign prostatic hyperplasia BPH is an enlargement of the prostate caused by an overgrowth of cells called hyperplasia in the transition zone of the prostate the area around the urethra. BPH is a non-cancerous benign condition of the prostate. The following risk factors increase your chance of developing BPH: getting older having extra fat on your abdomen called abdominal obesity not getting enough physical activity.

Men with BPH may not have any signs or symptoms. If signs and symptoms develop, they most often happen in men older than 50 years of age. Signs and symptoms of BPH start when the enlarged prostate puts pressure on the urethra and bladder. This can narrow constrict or block the urethra, which can cause changes in bladder habits and problems urinating.

BPH can cause the following, which are sometimes called lower urinary tract symptoms LUTS : difficulty passing urine more frequent urination called urinary frequencyespecially at night a strong or sudden urge to urinate called urinary urgency weak or slow urine stream being unable to empty the bladder completely, which can lead to urinary tract infections and bladder stones difficulty starting the urine stream called straining having difficulty controlling the bladder called incontinencewhich can cause urine to leak and dribble blood in the urine.

If you have symptoms of BPH, ICD BPH doctor will ask you how bad ICD BPH are. You may also be asked to complete a questionnaire about your urinary symptoms and bladder habits.

If your doctor thinks you might have BPH, you will be sent for tests to diagnose or rule out BPH as well as other problems, such as urinary tract infections or prostate cancer. They include: a physical exam a digital rectal exam DRE urine tests, including urinalysis blood tests, including the prostate-specific antigen PSA test. Find out more about these tests and procedures. You and your doctor will discuss ICD BPH treatment ICD BPH right for you.

This decision is usually based on your symptoms, how bad your symptoms are called severityhow much they bother you, your test results and your preferences. Treatment options for BPH include the following. Watchful ICD BPH means using tests and exams to watch BPH to see if signs or symptoms are getting worse. Other treatments will be started if BPH causes problems.

ICD BPH to limit the fluids you drink, especially before bedtime. Also try to avoid fluids with caffeine such as coffee or soda and spicy foods. Some medicines can make the symptoms of BPH worse. Talk to your doctor if you are taking the following medicines: drugs that increase the amount of urine that the body makes called diuretics decongestants antihistamines antidepressants. You may want to try retraining your bladder. Instead of urinating every time you ICD BPH the urge, try urinating only at certain times of the ICD BPH or after a certain amount of time such as every 3 hours.

Talk to your healthcare team about learning pelvic floor exercises. They can strengthen the muscles in the pelvic floor to help control urination. Constipation can put pressure on the bladder. If you have constipation, talk to your healthcare team ICD BPH ways you can manage it. They may recommend lifestyle changes, such as getting more fibre and drinking more fluids or taking medicines to help relieve constipation.

Most doctors begin treating BPH with medicines before ICD BPH other treatments such as surgery. The following drugs can be ICD BPH to relieve symptoms. Talk to your doctor about these medicines and their side effects. Alpha-blockers are drugs that relax the muscles near the prostate, which relieves pressure on the urethra and allows urine to ICD BPH more easily. ICD BPH usually start working within a week.

These ICD BPH prevent the enzyme 5-alpha-reductase from changing testosterone into dihydrotestosterone, which makes the prostate grow. They work best in men with large prostates. It may take 6 months to ICD BPH year before symptoms get better. Combination therapy may be an option for a man who has a large prostate and bothersome symptoms.

It includes the alpha-blocker tamsulosin and the 5-alpha-reductase inhibitor dutasteride. These drugs are given together in one pill under the brand name Jalyn. Phosphodiesterase-5 PDE5 inhibitors relax muscles in the bladder, urethra and prostate. It is ICD BPH used to treat erectile dysfunction. Muscle relaxants can be used to help lessen bladder contractions, reduce leakage and reduce the urge to urinate.

Doctors may give the muscle relaxant solifenacin Vesicare or ICD BPH Myrbetriq with an alpha-blocker. It can also be used to relieve severe symptoms.

TURP removes prostate tissue through the urethra. It is the surgery most commonly used to treat BPH. While TURP relieves urinary symptoms in most men, urinary problems can come back over time if the prostate starts to grow again.

This is why younger men may need to have this surgery more than once. This surgery is done in ICD BPH operating room. The doctor passes a resectoscope through the urethra to reach the prostate. A resectoscope is a type of endoscope.

ICD BPH has a thin wire that carries an electric current. The doctor uses the electric current to cut away prostate tissue around the urethra. The doctor then removes this tissue through the resectoscope. The most common side effects of TURP include: bleeding infection semen flowing into the bladder instead of out the end of the penis called retrograde ejaculation. In rare cases, men may develop erectile dysfunction or incontinence after TURP.

But this surgery has a ICD BPH risk of these ICD BPH effects than surgery to remove the prostate called prostatectomy. Laser prostatectomy uses a laser to destroy prostate tissue.

Doctors do this procedure with a laser that is passed through ICD BPH cystoscope a lighted magnifying instrument that is used to ICD BPH at and treat areas inside the urethra and bladder. A laser prostatectomy can be ICD BPH by holmium laser enucleation or photoselective vaporization PVP. Transurethral incision of the prostate TUIP uses a special tool on a cystoscope to make small incisions surgical cuts in the ICD BPH.

TUIP is mostly used in men with smaller prostates. The electrode delivers electricity to heat prostate tissue until it is destroyed. Prostatic urethral ICD BPH are implants that the doctor places in the prostate to help pull it away from the urethra.

Prostatectomy is surgery to remove the prostate. It may also be used if the urethra is completely ICD BPH or if the prostate is very large. The muscles that make up the lower part of the pelvis. These muscles support the organs inside the pelvis.

ICD BPH male sex ICD BPH that causes male sex characteristics to develop such as deep voice and ICD BPH hair and stimulates the development of the male reproductive system and sexual activity. Testosterone is made mainly by the testicles. Small amounts of testosterone are also made in the adrenal glands. It may also be produced in the lab to treat certain conditions.

A thin, tube-like instrument with a light and lens used to examine or treat organs or structures in the body. An endoscope can be flexible or ICD BPH.

It may have a tool to remove tissue for examination. Specialized endoscopes may have tools designed to examine or treat specific organs or structures in ICD BPH body.

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By 70 years of age, almost all men will have some prostate enlargement. Risk factors The following risk factors increase your chance of developing BPH: getting older having extra fat on your abdomen called abdominal obesity not getting enough physical activity Symptoms Men with BPH may not have any signs or ICD BPH. BPH can cause the following, which are sometimes called lower urinary tract symptoms LUTS : difficulty passing urine more frequent urination called urinary frequencyespecially at ICD BPH a strong or sudden urge to urinate called urinary urgency weak or slow urine stream being unable to empty the bladder completely, which can lead to urinary tract infections and bladder stones difficulty starting the urine stream called straining having difficulty controlling the bladder called incontinencewhich can cause urine to leak and dribble blood in the urine Diagnosis If you have symptoms of BPH, your doctor ICD BPH ask you how bad they are.

Treatments You and your doctor will discuss which treatment is right for you. Watchful waiting ICD BPH waiting means using tests and exams to watch BPH to see if signs or symptoms are getting worse. Lifestyle changes If you have mild symptoms, you may want to make some lifestyle changes to help manage them.

Talk to your doctor if you are taking the following medicines: drugs that increase the amount of urine that the body makes called diuretics decongestants antihistamines antidepressants You may want to try retraining your bladder. Drug therapy Most doctors begin treating BPH with medicines before using other treatments such as surgery. The most common alpha-blockers used for BPH are: terazosin Hytrin doxazosin Cardura tamsulosin Flomax silodosin Rapaflo alfuzosin Xatral 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors help shrink the prostate to relieve symptoms.

The ICD BPH common side effects of TURP include: bleeding infection semen flowing into the bladder instead of out the end of the penis called retrograde ejaculation In rare cases, men may develop erectile dysfunction or incontinence after TURP. Other surgeries and procedures The following may also be used to relieve urinary ICD BPH caused by BPH. Specialized endoscopes are named for the organ or structure they are used to examine or treat. ICD BPH name:. Last name:. Email address:.