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Watchful waiting and lifestyle issues associated with LUTS and BPH

Jørgen Nordling

in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Men

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ISBN: 9780199572779
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199607501 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199572779.003.0012

Series: Oxford Urology Library

Watchful waiting and lifestyle issues associated with LUTS and BPH

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• Watchful waiting combined with a teaching programme of self management is a highly viable option in men with not too bothersome LUTS • Malignancies in the lower urinary tract and complications to bladder outlet obstruction must be excluded before instituting such a programme.

Chapter.  1669 words. 

Subjects: Genito-urinary Medicine

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