Prostate volume correlates with diabetes in elderly benign prostatic hyperplasia patients

  title={Prostate volume correlates with diabetes in elderly benign prostatic hyperplasia patients},
  author={Xiao-Bing Qu and Zhichao Huang and Xianqin Meng and Xiangyu Zhang and Lini Dong and Xiaokun Zhao},
  journal={International Urology and Nephrology},
To evaluate the relationship between prostate volume (PV) and diabetes mellitus (DM) in geriatric benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) patients. One hundred and seventeen geriatric patients with BPH were retrospectively studied between 2008 and 2009. Patients were divided into two groups: BPH and BPH with DM group. The effects of indexes of DM, including fasting blood glucose (FBG), 2-h postprandial blood glucose, glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c), fasting insulin (FINS), insulin resistance (IR… CONTINUE READING
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