BPH is a common condition as men age. It involves benign (non-cancerous) enlargement of the prostate. When the prostate grows, it can block the flow of urine leading to lower urinary tract symptoms, also known as LUTS.
You may experience one, some, or all of the following symptoms:
Urinary symptoms, although commonly related to an enlarged prostate in men, can also be due to urinary tract infections, bladder or kidney stones, urethral stricture/scar tissue formation, inflammation of the prostate (prostatitis), problem with the nerves to the bladder, or a cancer of the bladder or prostate.
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