BPH

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AcronymDefinition
BPHBenign Prostatic Hyperplasia
BPHBenign Prostatic Hypertrophy
BPHBeats Per Hour (watch movement terminology)
BPHBangkok Pattaya Hospital (Thailand)
BPHBank Przemyslowo Handlowy (Polish bank)
BPHBibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica (library; Amsterdam; Netherlands)
BPHBrown Planthopper
BPHBonnes Pratiques d'Hygiène (French: Good Hygienic Practices)
BPHBoard of Parole Hearings (Canada; also seen as BOPH)
BPHBureau of Public Health
BPHBarrels Per Hour
BPHBig Publishing House
BPHBachelor of Public Health
BPHBachelier en Philosophie (Bachelor of Philosophy)
BPHBachelor of Philosophy
BPHBoiler or Process Heater
BPHBirds Per Hour
BPHBreakaway Piston Head (drilling industry)
BPHBigPond Home (Telstra)
BPHBenzaldehyde Phenylhydrazone (chemistry)
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AUR and IVPP: 34 patients had acute urinary retention with Intravesical prostatic protrusion due to Benign prostatic hypertrophy (34%); 85% of AUR pts.
The drawback to this test is that PSA can also go up with conditions that aren't cancerous, such as an infection of the prostate (prostatitis), inflammation of the prostate from a nearby infection, or in a common condition called benign prostatic hypertrophy which is a benign enlargement of the prostate.
IVAX Corporation's (AMEX:IVX) Hungarian subsidiary, the IVAX Institute for Drug Research, has received approval to conduct a multi-center placebo-controlled human phase II study of its new molecule, GYKI-16084, in men with benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH).
Synaptic Pharmaceutical Corporation (Paramus, NJ; 201-261-1331) announced the granting of non-exclusive licenses covering Synaptic's alpha-1 adrenergic receptors and benign prostatic hypertrophy patents to The R.
Because it is a normal accompaniment of aging in most men, it's called benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH), and should give no cause for alarm unless urination becomes difficult, too frequent, urinary leakage occurs, or one is forced to remain at the public urinal while several other men come and go in the meantime.
The problem: a swollen prostate gland, or benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH).
1]-antichymotrypsin-PSA (ACT-PSA) in patients with prostate carcinoma (PCa) but not in those with benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH).
Propecia is the same medication as Proscar, which is used for benign prostatic hypertrophy at the five-milligram strength.
High prevalence of benign prostatic hypertrophy in the community.
The procedure used to be a fixed cost: you were male, you aged, you started getting up 3 or 4 times a night to relieve yourself, and you and your doctor determined a TURP was a fixed cost of your benign prostatic hypertrophy diagnosis.
For example, a resident with a neurogenic bladder or benign prostatic hypertrophy, has an acceptable diagnosis for using a Foley.
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