Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), also known as benign prostatic hypertrophy or enlarged prostate, is the noncancerous growth of the prostate gland. BPH is very common: in the US, most men over the age of 60 have the disorder. The enlarged prostate can start to squeeze the urethra and make urination difficult.
- Bladder damage the bladder wall stretches and cant contract
- Kidney damage
- Difficulty urinating weak urine stream
- Needing to urinate, frequently often at night