Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)

What is benign prostatic hyperplasia? Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a non-cancerous enlargement of the prostate gland and one of the most common conditions to affect men as they get older. What are the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia? This is because the prostate wraps around the urethra which is the tube that conducts urine …
Read More »


What does hyperplasia mean? Hyperplasia is a non-cancerous change that means an increased number of cells compared to normal. This change can only be seen when the tissue sample is examined under the microscope. Another word for hyperplasia is hyperplastic. Types of hyperplasia Hyperplasia can start anywhere in the body. In some parts of the …
Read More »

A+ A A-