Prostate volume and prostate-specific antigen in the absence of prostate cancer: a review of the relationship and prediction of long-term outcomes.

@article{Lieber2001ProstateVA,
  title={Prostate volume and prostate-specific antigen in the absence of prostate cancer: a review of the relationship and prediction of long-term outcomes.},
  author={Michael M. Lieber and Steven J. Jacobsen and Rosebud O. Roberts and Thomas Rhodes and Cynthia J. Girman},
  journal={The Prostate},
  year={2001},
  volume={49 3},
  pages={208-12}
}
BACKGROUND The risk for long-term outcomes associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) has not been well characterized. Untreated, BPH can lead to complications and negative outcomes, such as deterioration of bladder function, urinary tract infection, acute urinary retention (AUR), and surgery. METHODS A literature review was conducted to summarize… CONTINUE READING