Diagnosis of prostate adenoma
To diagnose doctor finger hold
rectal examination of the prostate gland, which allows to determine
its size, density, and consistency. Unfortunately, this unpleasant,
and sometimes painful procedure is necessary for the diagnosis of diseases
Digital rectal examination usually complement ultrasound of the prostate gland.
that is currently mandatory investigation of suspected
on BPH is to determine the level of prostate-specific
specific antigen (PSA). This marker allows you to watch over
disease, as well as time to diagnose prostate cancer.
studies (uroflowmetry, videourodinamika) form an integral
part of the examination of patients with urinary disorders. They are helping
urologist to determine the nature and extent of urinary disorders
determine the cause of the symptoms appeared, assess the functional
the state of the lower urinary tract. Uroflowmetry today
It is required by urodynamic examination of the patient,
Complained to change the character of urination.
"Uroflowmetry" is derived from two Greek words and an English
(Grech.uron - urine, English flow -. Stream, jet, Greek metreo -. Measure,
to measure). Thus uroflowmetry - a method of measuring the flow
urine, which allows to determine the volume of urination speed.
Currently, there are many electronic devices for
of uroflowmetry, including at home. Rest
urodynamic studies are conducted strictly under control
Urologist at the hospital in specially equipped rooms.
Necessary urodynamic study and evaluated at the same time
indicators defined urologist individually.
adenoma Treatment of prostatic
mild prostate treated with drugs. selection
the most appropriate medication to the patient performs the attending physician.
When significant changes in expressed prostate, as well as the ineffectiveness of drug treatment of surgical techniques used.
effective methods of surgical intervention in modern
Urology considered transurethral endoscopic resection
prostate (TURP) and prostatectomy.
resection of the prostate is carried out by a special
device - resectoscope. It is low-traumatic, and operating healing
wound passes very quickly.
Prostatectomy - an operation
removal of the prostate. It is carried out when
prostate size does not allow to execute TOUR. Usually,
prostatectomy recommended if prostate weight exceeds
Among other things, there are "small" (not abdominal)
operation. These include transurethral needle ablation, laser
coagulation of the prostate, transurethral electrovaporization
prostate, transrectal ultrasound thermal destruction.
There are also several options for expanding the lumen
urethral and bladder neck without removal of tissue
prostate. However, due to the fact that such improvement after
interventions persists for a short time, these treatment options