Benign Prostatic hyperplasia (Surgical Management (Transurethral Resection…
Benign Prostatic hyperplasia
Enlargement of the prostate gland with Ageing
the exact cause is not known.
results in an obstruction in the urethra and incomplete emptying of the bladder. Urinary stasis in the bladder results in gradual dilation of the ureters and kidneys, and urinary infection of varying intensity.
Assessment and common findings
Lifestyle in relation to sexual practices, diet, alcohol consumption, and exercise
Habits such as delay in passing urine when there is an urge
Previous illness/infections and family history in relation to urinary problems
Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
work with a physician to train the bladder to hold more urine for longer, eating more fiber to help prevent constipation which can worsen symptoms of BPH
avoid medications that can make BPH symptoms worse, such as antihistamines and decongestants.
Reaching and maintaining a healthy diet