An enlarged prostate, or benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), may be a fact of life, but not one you need to live with. Start exploring topics and articles that will help you understand BPH, your options for treatment and learn more about Rezūm Water Vapor Therapy.
Five Things You Probably Didn’t Know About An Enlarged Prostate
Many people are unaware of a common health condition for men as they grow older: benign prostatic hyperplasia, also known as an enlarged prostate or BPH. There is little discussion about BPH despite the fact that it will affect most men as they age. Here are a few things you should know about BPH and BPH treatments.
Natural Remedies for Enlarged Prostate
While there are several BPH treatments available, there is no one-size-fits-all approach. Your doctor can help you choose the best treatment for you, which may include natural remedies and lifestyle modifications to help ease your BPH symptoms.
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All treatments have inherent and associated risks. The Rezūm System is intended to relieve symptoms, obstructions, and reduce prostate tissue associated with BPH. It is indicated for men ≥ 50 years of age with a prostate volume 30cm3 ≤ 80cm3. The Rezūm System is also indicated for treatment of prostate with hyperplasia of the central zone and/or a median lobe. Potential risks include but are not limited to painful urination (dysuria), blood in the urine (hematuria), blood in the semen (hematospermia), decrease in ejaculatory volume, suspected urinary tract infection (UTI), and urinary frequency, retention or urgency. You should talk with your doctor about benefits and risks before moving forward with any treatment option.
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