Benign prostatic enlargement (BPE) is one of the most common diseases in ageing men; it is associated with bothersome lower urinary tract symptoms that affect the individual's quality of life. This review focuses on the different available options for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in older men and on how to choose the right treatment.

Miano, R., De Nunzio, C., Asimakopoulos, A., Germani, S., & Tubaro, A. (2008). Treatment options for benign prostatic hyperplasia in older men. MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, 14(7), RA94-RA102.

Treatment options for benign prostatic hyperplasia in older men

MIANO, ROBERTO;ASIMAKOPOULOS, ANASTASIOS;
2008-07

Abstract

Benign prostatic enlargement (BPE) is one of the most common diseases in ageing men; it is associated with bothersome lower urinary tract symptoms that affect the individual's quality of life. This review focuses on the different available options for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in older men and on how to choose the right treatment.
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Rilevanza internazionale
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Esperti anonimi
Settore MED/24 - Urologia
English
Aged; Humans; Lasers; Male; Prostate; Prostatectomy; Prostatic Hyperplasia; Stents; Transurethral Resection of Prostate
Miano, R., De Nunzio, C., Asimakopoulos, A., Germani, S., & Tubaro, A. (2008). Treatment options for benign prostatic hyperplasia in older men. MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, 14(7), RA94-RA102.
Miano, R; De Nunzio, C; Asimakopoulos, A; Germani, S; Tubaro, A
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