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Does the prostate change with age, even if it's healthy?
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Dr. James Krick
Urology
In brief: BPH
Yes, the prostate typically enlarges with age.

In brief: BPH
Yes, the prostate typically enlarges with age.
Dr. James Krick
Dr. James Krick
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In brief: Yes
The prostate normally grows at a rate of 1.
6 to 2.0% per year. Some men develop urinary symtpoms as a result, others do not. The degree to which the symptoms are bothersome will be used to determine if any treatment is required.

In brief: Yes
The prostate normally grows at a rate of 1.
6 to 2.0% per year. Some men develop urinary symtpoms as a result, others do not. The degree to which the symptoms are bothersome will be used to determine if any treatment is required.
Dr. Howard Adler
Dr. Howard Adler
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