Cystic degeneration of benign prostatic hyperplasia
Cystic degeneration of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is for one of the forms that BPH nodule may present as. They are often located in the transitional zone. They may have irregular shapes, can be of variable size and may contain hemorrhage or calculi. Patients usually have symptoms of urinary obstruction due to background BPH.
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