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    1. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) - Cause

      Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is probably a normal part of the aging process in men, caused by changes in hormone balance and cell - growth factors.

    2. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) - What Increases Your Risk

      Men who are older than 50 have a higher risk of developing benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

    3. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) - Prevention

      The urination problems caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) cannot be prevented.

    4. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) - When To Call a Doctor

      Healthwise information on benign prostatic hyperplasia symptoms.

    5. Enlarged Prostate: Laser Therapies - Topic Overview

      The following tips may make it easier to deal with your benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) symptoms. Practice "double voiding" by urinating as much as possible,relaxing for a few moments,and then urinating again. Try to relax before you urinate. Tension from worrying about your symptoms can make them worse. Anxiety may cause the smooth muscle in the prostate and the muscles at the opening ...

    6. Enlarged Prostate: Laser Therapies - Health Tools

      Health Tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health.Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems. Enlarged Prostate: Should I Have Surgery?

    7. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) - Other Treatment

      Talk with your doctor about how herbal therapy may be used in addition to medical treatment for BPH.

    8. Enlarged Prostate: Laser Therapies - Topic Overview

      Transurethral needle ablation (TUNA) is used to treat an enlarged prostate gland ( benign prostatic hyperplasia,or BPH ) with a needle-shaped device that delivers heat to very precise areas of the prostate. The device is inserted up the urethra inside a tube (catheter) that protects other tissues from being burned. The heat destroys specific areas that are blocking the flow of urine out of the ...

    9. Enlarged Prostate: Laser Therapies - Topic Overview

      Several laser methods for treating an enlarged prostate gland ( benign prostatic hyperplasia,or BPH ) are now being used. Laser therapy uses a laser beam to remove the part of the prostate that is blocking the urethra. The procedure is done under either a general or spinal anesthetic. Most men who have laser treatment of BPH are able to leave the hospital the same or the next day. While ...

    10. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) - Topic Overview

      Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), also known as benign prostatic hypertrophy, is a noncancerous enlargement of the prostate gland that occurs in almost all men as they age.

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