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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. ?

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Dr. James Lin
Urology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology

In brief: Prostate

The prostate is near the rectum but it would be very unlikely that even an enlarged prostate could cause any bowel problems.

In brief: Prostate

The prostate is near the rectum but it would be very unlikely that even an enlarged prostate could cause any bowel problems.
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