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Prostate Problems

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Medical Tests for Prostate Problems
Reviews different prostate problems and lists key points to discuss with a doctor or nurse. Explains commonly performed tests, including a digital rectal exam and a prostate-specific antigen blood test. Also reviews additional tests that may be necessary.
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Prostate Enlargement: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Provides basic information about the prostate gland and prostate enlargement. Describes the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
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Prostate Problems (from the National Institute on Aging)
Fact sheet from the National Institute on Aging that focuses on prostate problems in men. Topics covered include a description of the prostate, common prostate problems, diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, prostate-specific antigen testing, and signs of prostate problems.
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Prostatitis: Inflammation of the Prostate
Defines prostatitis. Describes the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments for chronic prostatitis/pelvic pain syndrome and acute and chronic bacterial prostatitis.
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What I need to know about Prostate Problems
Discusses prostate problems including prostatitis and benign prostatic hyperplasia. Reviews common tests performed for these conditions, as well as the side effects of prostate treatments.
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En Español
Lo que usted debe saber sobre los problemas de la próstata
Ofrece información sobre los problemas de la próstata, inclusive la prostatitis y la hipertrofia prostática benigna. Examina las pruebas comunes para estas afecciones y los efectos secundarios que aparecen con el tratamiento de la próstata.
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