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Pathology and Pathogenesis of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

Last updated: Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is an enlarged prostate gland. As the prostate enlarges, it can squeeze down on the urethra. BPH occurs in almost all men as they age. BPH is not cancer. An enlarged prostate can be a nuisance. But it is usually not a serious problem. Benign prostatic hyperplasia is probably a normal […]