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Prostate problem treatments

Treatment for prostate disease depends on the condition and how severe the symptoms are. Sometimes, no treatment is required. Learn more about treatment options and self care advice here.

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Prostate problems

Prostate problems such as swelling, enlargement and cancer are the most common conditions to affect your prostate. Learn about the symptoms and treatment options here.

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Bladder-neck incision

Prostate trouble is common. If your medication does not help or symptoms are severe, a bladder-neck incision should relieve your symptoms.

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Blood in semen

Finding blood in your semen can be alarming but in most cases is not serious. It will generally pass within a few days without the need for treatment. Find out more about blood in semen here.

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Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)

Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is an operation used to treat serious prostate problems. Learn what it involves here and potential complications.

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Benign prostate hypertrophy

Benign prostate hypertrophy is an enlargement of the prostate gland that commonly arises after you reach the age of 40.

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What causes prostate cancer?

While the causes of prostate cancer are not fully understood, there are factors associated with developing the disease. Find out what can cause prostate cancer.

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Prostate cancer symptoms

Prostate cancer normally causes no symptoms until the cancer has grown large enough to put pressure on the urethra. Find out about prostate cancer symptoms.

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Prostate cancer treatment

Treatment for prostate cancer depends on the stage of the disease, the severity of symptoms and the person’s general health. Find out about treatment options for prostate cancer.

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Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is the commonest cancer in men. Having symptoms doesn’t necessarily mean you have it, but a doctor should still investigate.

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