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  1. Prostatitis Covers the various types of prostatitis, including acute bacterial, inflammatory, noninflammatory, and chronic pelvic pain syndrome. Covers symptoms for each type. Discusses treatment for each type. Covers lifestyle changes, medicines, and surgery.
  2. Prostate Biopsy
  3. Prostate Cancer Provides info on an initial diagnosis. Discusses diagnostic tests, including PSA test and digital rectal exam. Covers symptoms common to prostate cancer and other conditions. Discusses treatment with active surveillance, surgery, or radiation. Also offers prevention tips.
  4. Complications of Enlarged Prostate
  5. Transurethral Prostatectomy for Prostatitis Briefly discusses surgery to remove the prostate gland through the urethra. Covers why it is done and how well it works. Lists risks.
  6. Expressed Prostatic Secretions
  7. Orchiectomy for Prostate Cancer
  8. Infected Prostate Stones
  9. Cryosurgery for Prostate Cancer
  10. Enlarged Prostate: Other Surgeries
  11. Prostate Cancer Screening
  12. Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP) for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  13. Transurethral Incision of the Prostate (TUIP) for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  14. Prostate Cancer: Should I Have Radiation or Surgery for Localized Prostate Cancer? Guides you through choosing between radiation therapy and surgery (prostatectomy) to treat prostate cancer. Lists reasons for and against radiation therapy. Also lists reasons for and against surgery. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  15. Enlarged Prostate: Herbal Therapy
  16. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
  17. Enlarged Prostate: Bathroom Tips
  18. Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Discusses prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test to measure amount of PSA in the blood. Explains that test is often used for cancer screening or follow-up. Covers how test is done and how to prepare for it. Discusses what results mean.
  19. Enlarged Prostate: Laser Therapies
  20. Enlarged Prostate: Transurethral Needle Ablation
  21. Open Prostatectomy for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Discusses traditional surgery to remove an enlarged prostate. Covers what to expect after surgery and risks. Links to info on TURP.
  22. Acute Prostatitis (NIH Category I)
  23. Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer
  24. Enlarged Prostate: Uroflowmetry Test
  25. Prostatitis: Pre- and Post-Massage Test
  26. Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic Discusses prostate cancer that has spread or come back. Discusses symptoms. Covers treatment choices and factors that will affect them, including age, PSA level, Gleason score, and how far cancer has spread. Covers end-of-life issues.
  27. Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer
  28. Urinary Problems and Prostate Cancer
  29. Transurethral Microwave Therapy (TUMT) for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  30. Enlarged Prostate: Should I Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have prostate surgery for BPH. Lists benefits and risks of surgery. Discusses taking medicine to treat your enlarged prostate instead. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  31. Chronic Bacterial Prostatitis (NIH Category II)
  32. Prostate Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Patient Information [NCI]
  33. Prostate Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  34. Prostate Cancer: Should I Choose Active Surveillance? Guides you through decision to use active surveillance for men who have low-risk and for some men who have medium-risk localized prostate cancer. Lists reasons for and against active surveillance. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  35. Prostate Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Patient Information [NCI]
  36. Prostate Cancer Screening: Should I Have a PSA Test? Guides through decision to have a PSA test to check for prostate cancer. Includes what PSA results tell you and what they do not. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you decide.
  37. Enlarged Prostate: Should I Take Medicine? Guides through decision to take medicine for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) or enlarged prostate. Lists common medicine choices. Discusses how to manage your symptoms at home. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you decide.
  38. Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer (Androgen Deprivation Therapy, or ADT)
  39. Chronic Prostatitis/Pelvic Pain Syndrome, Inflammatory (NIH Category IIIA)
  40. Chronic Prostatitis/Pelvic Pain Syndrome, Noninflammatory (NIH Category IIIB)
  41. Prostate Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  42. Prostate Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  43. Prostate Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  44. Genetics of Prostate Cancer (PDQ®): Genetics - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  45. American Urological Association Symptom Index
  46. Prostate Cancer, Nutrition, and Dietary Supplements (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  47. Prostate Cancer, Nutrition, and Dietary Supplements (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Patient Information [NCI]
  48. Interactive Tool: How Bad Are Your Urinary Symptoms From Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)? Interactive tool to help you figure out whether you want treatment for urinary symptoms from benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Provides links to more detailed info on BPH and decision tools for treatment options.
  49. Radical Prostatectomy Looks at surgery to remove the prostate gland in those who have prostate cancer. Covers traditional and laparoscopic surgery. Covers how well it works. Looks at risks.
  50. Men's Health Provides links to topics that cover men's health issues. Includes info on birth control methods, benign prostatic hyperplasia, and choosing surgery or radiation to treat prostate cancer.
  51. Pelvic Ultrasound Discusses test that uses sound waves to make a picture of organs and structures in the lower belly (pelvis). Covers transabdominal, transrectal, and transvaginal ultrasound. Discusses use to check for different cancers.
  52. Cancer Provides links to info on cancer. Topics covered include breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer, and cancer pain. Links to info that can help you make a decision on diagnostic or screening tests. Includes info on treatment choices.
  53. Beta-Sitosterol Plant Extract Discusses use of dietary supplement beta-sitosterol to lower cholesterol levels, reduce risk of colon cancer, and relieve symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Looks at safety of beta-sitosterol. Includes possible side effects.
  54. Sexual and Reproductive Organs Includes info on follicle-stimulating hormone test, pelvic inflammatory disease, and semen analysis. Also has links to info on hysterectomy, vaginal yeast infections, and enlarged prostate.
  55. PC-SPES (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Patient Information [NCI]
  56. Prostatectomy Surgery Learn what a prostatectomy is and how it's done.
  57. Prostatectomy: Returning Home Learn how to care for yourself after a prostatectomy.
  58. Tumor Markers

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