Prostatism

  • Christopher L. Coogan

Abstract

Prostatism refers to symptoms of intravesical obstruction from benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). This may be classified into obstructive or irritative components. Approximately 25% of men between the ages of 41–50, 33–50% of men between 51–60, 41–69% of men between 61–70 and 46–79% of men between 71–80 years have experienced prostatism.

Keywords

Prostate Specific Antigen Watchful Waiting Urethral Stricture High Intensity Focus Ultrasound Alpha Blocker 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

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  • Christopher L. Coogan

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