Benign prostatic hyperplasia

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Weak urinary stream for years, frequency, hesitancy.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male

Enlarged transition zone with heterogeneous signal intensity, compatible with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

Case Discussion

Hyperplasia of the transition zone compressing the peripheral zone of the prostate.

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Case information

rID: 14165
Published: 3rd Jul 2011
Last edited: 20th Mar 2018
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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