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Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)/ Enlarged Prostate

<h5>What is Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)?</h5>
<p>Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), also known as enlarged prostate, is a condition in which the prostate gland that surrounds the urethra get bigger and squeezes or partly blocks the urethra. As a result of this, problems arise while urinating. If untreated, it can lead to bladder, urinary tract or kidney problems. It mainly occurs in all aging men.&nbsp;</p>
<h5>What causes Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)?</h5>
<p>The most common causes of BPH are:</p>
<ul class=”disease-list”>
<li>Older age</li>
<li>Hormonal imbalance</li>
<li>Changes in cell growth&nbsp;</li>
</ul>
<h5>What are the symptoms of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)?</h5>
<p>The signs and symptoms of BPH generally worsen with time and may include:</p>
<ul class=”disease-list”>
<li>Frequent urination.</li>
<li>Difficulty starting urination</li>
<li>A weak urine stream</li>
<li>Dribbling at the end of urination</li>
<li>Straining while urinating</li>
<li>Not able to empty the bladder fully&nbsp;</li>
</ul>
<h5>How can Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) be treated?</h5>
<p>The treatment for BPH depends on the severity of your medical condition and symptoms. Accordingly, your doctor will recommend:</p>
<ul class=”disease-list”>
<li>Medications</li>
<li>Minimally invasive procedures</li>
<li>Surgery</li>
</ul>