An enlarged prostate can cause moderate to severe urinary discomfort. This condition is known as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in medical terms. In such cases, the prostate gland of the male reproductive organ begins to multiple, which causes swelling and discomfort in urination. Normally, the benign prostatic hyperplasia causes due to aging but in several cases it can be caused by any hormonal abnormalities in the testicles of the patients.
Common symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia are incomplete bladder emptying, weak urinary stream, painful urination, incontinence and pus in the urine. Mostly 90% of men in their eighties have benign prostatic hyperplasia. It is advisable to consult doctors if any of the above symptoms appears.
With proper medical history and precise physical examination, most the cases of benign prostatic hyperplasia can be diagnosed. The size and shape of the enlarged prostate can be estimated through rectal examination.
Alpha-1-blockers are usually prescribed as an effective treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in India. In addition to this, sometimes doctors recommend dutasteride and finasteride for hormonal reduction purposes that could provide effective relieve from benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Kidney stones or failure can trigger the prostate surgery effectively. Different types of kidney stones that can cause the failure of kidney functioning are Calcium stones, Struvite stones, Uric acid stones, and Cystine stones. One of the main causes of kidney stones is the lack of water in the body of the patients. It is advisable to drink at least two to three liters of water daily. Renal tubular acidosis and hyperparathyroidism can also cause small to medium size kidney stone in the body.
Some of the common symptoms of kidney stones are blood in urine, severe pain at the sides, burning sensation during urination, and vomiting & nausea. Doctors often conduct a physical examination to identify severe pain on the side of the stomach. Once the pain is confirmed, doctors may recommend CT or Ultrasound tests. CT scan or ultrasound can be used to confirm kidney stones with its precise size and shapes.
Under the supervision of qualified or experienced Kidney Stone Specialist Doctor in Delhi, the kidney stones of different shapes and sizes can be successfully operated.
If the sizes of the kidney stones are very small, it cannot be operated. In such cases, the doctors recommend drinking lots of water and regular checkups. If pain increases, the kidney stone specialists recommend one strong pain killer to mask the pain, as the kidney stones are too small to be operated and can be removed out of the systems through natural urination process.