This Swedish population-based study has the largest sample size to date exploring these associations.
Association especially strong among the elderly male population
TG/HDL-C and TC/HDL-C ratios associated with BPH; TG/HDL-C may be risk factor for BPH with normal TG, HDL-C
By identifying existing medications that may be repurposed for dementia, clinicians may be able to provide faster treatment for those in need.
But rate of retrograde ejaculation higher following many surgical procedures for benign prostatic hyperplasia
Investigators in South Korea demonstrated the benefit in a retrospective study that included 651 men undergoing transurethral resection of the prostate.
Rates of reinterventions low for persistence or regrowth of prostate adenoma, long-term complications.
A study examined bladder cancer risk and mortality among nearly 100,000 men from Ontario, Canada, who received 5-alpha reductase inhibitors.
Rezūm therapy significantly improved symptoms, urinary flow, and quality of life in men across a wide range of prostate sizes, data show.
The procedure is now performed in one-third of all surgeries for benign prostatic hyperplasia, a study found.