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What is Prostate Enlargement? And Why Dr Sandeep Nunia is the best Prostate Doctor in Jaipur

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What do you mean by Prostrate Enlargement?

 The prostate gland is an important gland in our body that produces some fluid that carries sperm during ejaculation. The prostate gland surrounds the urethra, the tube through which urine passes out of the body. An enlarged prostate means the gland has grown bigger. Prostate enlargement happens to almost all men as they get older. An enlarged prostate is often called benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)

Facts about prostate enlargement

Prostate Enlargement may seem an alien concept as it is not known by most of the population yet. The causes of this are yet unknown so presenting you with some facts reacted to prostate enlargement so that the concept may not seem an alien one anymore.   Following are the facts related to Prostate Enlargement:

  1. The likelihood of developing an enlarged prostate increase with age.
  2. BPH is so common that it has been said all men will have an enlarged prostate if they live long enough.
  3. A small amount of prostate enlargement is present in many men over age 40. This case is more common in men of older age as the study shows that More than 90% of men over age 80 have the condition.
  4. No risk factors have been identified other than having normally-functioning testicles.

Why you should visit Dr.SandeepNunia for the treatment of your Prostate Enlargement?

Dr. Sandeep Nunia is the best Urologist in Jaipur and he delivers the best treatment for all the urology problems. He is the one place you need to visit for all your urology issues. By easily booking an appointment you can meet him and get all your solutions at one place. He will deliver you the best treatment by carefully analysing your problems and providing the best solution along with the right medications catering to your requirement. He is the best among the entire urologist in Jaipur and provides best treatment for all the urology issues one may face. He is the trusted name for such issues and undoubtedly the best Urologist in Jaipur.

Symptoms of Prostate Enlargement

You can contact the best urologist in Jaipur if any of the following symptoms are visible.

A weak or slow urinary stream

A feeling of incomplete bladder emptying

Difficulty starting urination

Repeated Urination

Urgency to urinate

Getting up frequently at night to urinate

A urinary stream that starts and stops

Straining to urinate

Continued dribbling of urine

Returning to urinate again minutes after finishing

Causes of Prostate Enlargement

The actual cause of prostate enlargement is yet unknown. Factors linked to aging and changes in the cells of the testicles may have a role in the growth of the gland, as well as testosterone levels. Men who have had their testicles removed at a young age do not develop BPH but other than that the symptoms are yet unknown.

Also, if the testicles are removed after a man develops BPH, the prostate begins to shrink in size. However, this is not a standard treatment for an enlarged prostate.

Prostate enlargement Diagnosis

Dr.SandeepNunia will ask questions about your medical history. A digital rectal exam will also be done to feel the prostate gland.You may be asked to fill out a form to rate how bad your symptoms are and how much they affect your daily life. Your provider can use this score to judge if your condition is getting worse over time.Dr.SandeepNunia can conduct various other tests so that he can know the exact results.

Other tests may include:

  1. Urine flow rate
  2. Post-void residual urine test to see how much urine is left in your bladder after you urinate
  3. Pressure-flow studies to measure the pressure in the bladder as you urinate
  4. Urinalysisto check for blood or infection
  5. Urine cultureto check for infection
  6. Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood test to screen for prostate cancer
  7. Cystoscopy
  8. Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and creatinine tests.

Self -Care treatment

These self-care treatment tips can be used if the symptoms are not severe :

For mild symptoms:

  1. Urinate when you first get the urge. Also, go to the bathroom on a timed schedule, even if you don’t feel a need to urinate.
  2. Avoid alcohol and caffeine, especially after dinner.
  3. DO NOT drink a lot of fluid all at once. Spread out fluids during the day. Avoid drinking fluids within 2 hours of bedtime.
  4. Try NOT to take over-the-counter cold and sinus medicines that contain decongestants or antihistamines. These drugs can increase BPH symptoms.
  5. Keep warm and exercise regularly. Cold weather and lack of physical activity may worsen symptoms.
  6. Reduce stress. Nervousness and tension can lead to more frequent urination.

Possible Treatment for Prostate Enlargement.

The treatment you choose will be based on how bad your symptoms are and how much they bother you. Dr.Sandeep Nunia will also take into account other medical problems you may have.

Treatment options include “watchful waiting,” lifestyle changes, medicines, or surgery.

If you are over 60, you are more likely to have symptoms. But many men with an enlarged prostate have only minor symptoms. Self-care steps are often enough to make you feel better.

If you have BPH, you should have a yearly exam to monitor your symptoms and see if you need treatment changes.

Possible Complications

One can face the following possible complications if the concerned matter is not looked into carefully.

Men who have had BPH for a long time with slowly worsening symptoms may develop:

  1. Sudden inability to urinate
  2. Urinary tract infections
  3. Urinary stones
  4. Damage to the kidneys
  5. Blood in the urine

When to Contact Dr.SandeepNunia for prostate enlargement treatment?

You can contact the best urologist in Jaipur if you suffer from any of the following symptoms:

Less urine than usual

Fever or chills

Back, side, or abdominal pain

Blood or pus in your urine

Your bladder does not feel completely empty after you urinate.

You take medicines that may cause urinary problems, such as diuretics, antihistamines, antidepressants, or sedatives.

You have tried self-care steps for 2 months, and symptoms have not improved.

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