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IPSS, International Prostate Symptom Score; PVR, post-void residue; Qmax, maximum urinary flow rate. Adapted with kind permission from Trachtenberg, J. BJU Int. 2005, 95, 6-11.

prostate or bladder cancer, hypocontractive bladder, overactive bladder, abacterial prostatitis, or a UTI. Prostate surgery can also be a cause of refractory incontinence. There are also a number of nonurological causes including neurological diseases such as Parkinson's disease and back surgery. Some of the prostate-related causes of LUTS are discussed in this section.

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