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Does Bph Cause Constipation
Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) is the condition of enlargement of the prostate, which is an organ that is part of the male urinary system within the body. This can cause difficulty with urination (difficulty initiating urination, dribbling of urine). BPH is due to growth of tissues of the prostate, and is a different ...Read more
Should not: Benign prostate enlargement should not cause constipation. Follow with your urologist to make sure your prostate enlargement is benign. Also, see your primary care doc for constipation management. Unless you are checking for someone who is older, you are young for having enlarged prostate. Need seen to resolve both issues. ...Read more
I used to have large constipation. After eating meal, I have a little constipation. I'm afraid that I have enlarged prostate and it block my rectum. ?
Probably not, but...: Does your large or little constipation mean long or short in its duration? Generally speaking, someone at 25 is less likely to have an enlarged prostate causing rectal blockage. To verify your concern, going to see urologist who will solve your fear with fact, not with speculation or imagination after good history, proper digital rectal exam (dre) with or without ua or other tests. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Here are some ...: Over the past 4+ decades, I have never heard or read anything linking BPH with masturbation. Would this concern deter men from sex or masturbation? Probably not. So, I would throw this concern out of the window and continue living a realistic life with healthy lifestyle without over indulgence and obsession. Best wish ... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Here are some ...: BPH symptoms would not be exaggerated by air travel, but holding urine too long from being afraid to bother neighboring traveler or annoying with inflight inconvenience will lead to urinary retention. So, adjust water and caffeine-related beverages, and go to bathroom to pee like you would do at home; of course, continue taking its related drugs as prescribed. Best wishes ... ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is it possible for medication for BPH and enlarged prostate to cause a decrease in sexual interest and reduce erections?
Benign prostatic hyperplasia is also known as BPH. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (hypertrophy) is an enlargement of the prostate gland in males that can constrict the male urethra leading to retention of urine, feelings of urgency, etc. If severe enough, it can be treated with ...Read more
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