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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Turek
34 years experience Urology
Not hich: If one of two testicles is removed, testosterone balance is generally maintained as is prostate volume. If both testicles are removed, then the prosta ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Michael Geffin
26 years experience Urology
Treatment Responses: With Metastatic Prostate treated with chemotherapy (Hormonal treatment, Taxotere, etc) this is the usual response seen (partial response). It is rare ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Its "normal" size of adult men of 20-35 is around 20-30 cc. As men age, its size may increase with widely variable pace and degree. And its enlarged s ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
It is: Not usual to measure the prostate with transabdominal ultrasound. Transrectal ultrasound is the preferred technique. However, transabdominal ultrasoun ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience Urology
No: Having an enlarged prostate is normal in the aging male patient. A males get older, the enlarged prostate will continue to become larger. The prostate ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Prostate(P) size is not linearly proportional to the degree of obstructive urination. In other words, an enlarging P doesn't always indicate having tr ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Not to worry.: The size of the prostate is not as important as the symptoms the prostate can cause. Many large volume prostates cause no urinary bother, and some sma ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Tsai
29 years experience Urology
Prostate: The volume of your prostate is actually normal size. It is the symptoms which will dictate if medicine will be needed such as frequency urgency diffic ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Medication.: The only sure way to reduce the size of the prostate without surgery is to use a medication called a 5-alpha-reductase inhibitor. Examples are Finaste ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
BPH treatments: The best treatment choice for you depends on several factors, including how much troublesome your symptoms are, the size of your prostate, other healt ... Read More

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