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What does BPH stand for?

BPH stands for Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

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Reasoning that the lack of effect might be the result of inadequate dosing in previous trials, researchers designed a trial that tested double, then triple, the standard dose against an identical-looking placebo in 369 men with lower urinary tract symptoms typical of benign prostatic hypertrophy.
This type of enlargement is known as benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH).
CHAIRMAN GREENSPAN HAS SUCCESSFUL SURGERY Chairman Greenspan, on April 22, 2003, spent a short time in a local hospital to be treated surgically for benign prostatic hypertrophy, an enlarged prostate.
The drawback to this test is that PSA can also go up with conditions that aren't cancerous, such as an infection of the prostate (prostatitis), inflammation of the prostate from a nearby infection, or in a common condition called benign prostatic hypertrophy which is a benign enlargement of the prostate.
IVAX Corporation's (AMEX:IVX) Hungarian subsidiary, the IVAX Institute for Drug Research, has received approval to conduct a multi-center placebo-controlled human phase II study of its new molecule, GYKI-16084, in men with benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH).