Urology Today.net

Site updated at Thursday, 12 May 2016

Common Urological Problems

Bju International

Statins may delay prostate problems in older men

Taking statins for high cholesterol appears to significantly delay the development of an enlarged prostate, a common condition in older men that can lead to incontinence and other distressing symptoms, researchers at the Mayo Clinic report.

An estimated 40 percent of older men develop prostate enlargement and trouble urinating at some point.

Cholesterol levels… Statins may delay prostate problems in older men   



rsna1 - hypoalbuminemia1 - aki3 - metanephros1 - bowel obstruction1 - cancerous tumor1 - urine leakage1 - fluid retention1 - intensive care unit1 - diarrhea1 - martius flap1 - pregnancy complications1 - carboplatin1 - hyperuricemia1 - regular hemodialysis1 - prognostic indicator1 - diabetic kidney1 - iga nephropathy2 - amyloid disease1 - obese kidney transplant recipients1 - clinical journal of the american society of nephrology4 - abdominal radiograph1 - cinacalcet1 - pbrm11 - kit kat1 - harvard medical school2 - transurethral resection1 - diabetics1 - chocolate1 - advanced ckd1 -