Disorders Of The Prostate Gland (Prostate Cancer (Symptoms (Trouble…
Disorders Of The Prostate Gland
Prostate Cancer is a cancer that occurs in the prostate
prostate cancer begins when some cells in your prostate become abnormal
Decreased force in the stream of urine
Blood in semen
Discomfort in the pelvic area
The prostate is a part of the male reproductive system that helps make and store seminal fluid.
It is located in the pelvis, under the urinary bladder and in front of the rectum.
Because of its location, prostate diseases often affect urination, ejaculation, and rarely defecation.
The prostate contains many small glands which make about 20% of the fluid constituting semen.
In prostate cancer, the cells of these prostate glands mutate into cancer cells.
The prostate surrounds part of the urethra, the tube that carries urine from the bladder during urination and semen during ejaculation.
Usually bowel routine
Change in bowel habits
Blood in urine and stool
High testosterone levels
Erectile dysfunction (impotence) is the inability to get and keep an erection firm enough for sex.
Drug and alcohol use
Medical conditions, particularly diabetes or heart conditions
Psychological conditions, such as stress, anxiety or depression
Trouble getting an erection
Trouble keeping an erection
Reduced sexual desire
Corporal smooth muscle relaxation of penile arteries and corpus cavernosum leads to penile erection
results from parasympathetic/nonadrenergic noncholinergic neural pathway activation and simultaneous inhibition of sympathetic outflow.
Increased levels of serum estrogen
Decreased levels of plasma testosterone and luteinizing hormone
Higher follicle-stimulating hormone
High luteinizing hormone
Lower testosterone levels