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A 26-year-old male asked:

I know alcohol abuse leads 2 many bad things can it also be a cause of a enlerge prostate or does this happen naturally for men?

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Dr. Patricio Gargollo
Pediatric Urology 22 years experience
No: Alcohol will not in and of itself cause prostate enlargement but can cause erectile dysfunction.
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Dr. Robert Bennett
31 years experience
Etoh: Prolonged abuse can lead to low t and and a potentially slower growth with age. The prostate grows with age in all men with testosterone.
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Last updated Mar 26, 2013

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