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Focal intraprostatic

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Figure 5 The development of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and associated urinary flow obstruction (bladder outlet obstruction) DHT, dihydrotestosterone. (Reproduced with kind permission from Turkes, A.; Griffith, K. Textbook of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, 2nd ed.; Taylor & Francis: London, 2005, pp 27-68 © Taylor & Francis.)

Table 1 Age-specific incidence of BPH in Europe and the USA

Age range (years) European incidence of BPHa US incidence of BPHb

Table 1 Age-specific incidence of BPH in Europe and the USA

Age range (years) European incidence of BPHa US incidence of BPHb

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