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What does LUTS stand for?

LUTS stands for Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms

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Phase 3 data presented at European Association of Urology Congress INDIANAPOLIS, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) presented results today at the annual European Association of Urology (EAU) Congress in Milan, Italy, of a study that showed Cialis 5 mg once daily co-administered with finasteride significantly improved scores on the International Prostate Symptom Score (IPSS), compared to placebo/finasteride, in men with lower urinary tract symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (LUTS/BPH) and enlarged prostates.
Lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS)--like urgency, frequency, or an intermittent, weak urine stream--are common in older men and may be signs of an enlarged prostate.
[1] Furthermore, a community-based study by Parsons et al in 5,872 men aged 65 years or above, showed that in adults with moderate or severe lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), the risk of having at least two falls significantly increased when compared to those with mild LUTS symptoms.