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Is It Safe For Me To Have A Colonoscopy If I Have An Enlarged Prostate
The prostate is a gland that lies at the base of the bladder and surrounding a segment of urethra. It secretes a milky fluid that is discharged by excretory ducts into the urethra during the emission of semen. It is clinically important because enlargement of the prostate with age, and prostate cancer are two common ...Read more
Is microwave therapy for enlarged prostate safe for 79 yrs old multiple myeloma patient who undergoes carfilzomib chemo treatment?
By Symptoms/Check Up: Only way you will suspect you have enlarged prostate is if you have symptoms and get it checked by your doctor symptoms are 1weak urinary stream 2need to urinate 2to3times/night 3strong and sudden urge to urinate 4straining to urinate 5slow or delayed start of urinary stream 6pain inurination/blood in urine 7incontenance 8inability to urinate 9dribbling at end of urine and rectal digital exam bymd. ...Read more
More information: At age 49 how did the 140 gram come up?Rectal exam or prostate ultrasound? Do you know what your prostate sympom score is? Generally speaking,with a prostate this size, surgery may be needed although trying medication first will not hurt. Talk to your urologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi just been told by consultant that I have an enlarged prostate but due to my age44 does not want to administer drugs but did not explain why?
FOLLOW UR DOCs ADVIC: That is a rather large prostate and you need to have it checked by your urologist, get psa level done and if symptomatic and normal psa, you may need meds to shrink the prostate and improve urinary flow.Or surgery as may be recommended if psa is high you may need a biopsy to rile out cancer if biopsy positive discuss options with your urologist/oncologist. ...Read more
Just got a rectal exam at emergency, doctor say that I have an enlarged prostate but it's not to worry about, just odd because I'm 32. How does he know it's not to worry about? Why would I get an enlarged prostate so young?
PROSTATITIS EVAL: R/O prostatitis it may be tough to treat. Hopefully you have seen a urologist recently. 1st line ab would be doxycycline for 6-8 wks, if no response cipro may be tried . I would recheck labs /UA C&S. & testosterone level . You also need abdominal/pelvic/prostate US R/O prostate stones. Also switch to gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com /GUTBLISS.com ...Read more
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