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Prostate enlargement problem,is it curable With out surgery ?

My Dad Age 76 having Prostate Enlargement Problem. Frquent Urination during Night Time. With out surgery is it curable. If at all Surgery is it a Major Or Minor .
Asked On : Wed, 12 Aug 2009
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Prostrate surgery is very common and very minor surgery by today's standard.Your dad is old but don't worry as prostrate is a common problem in the elderly.Be relaxed and everything will be fine.
Answered: Wed, 12 Aug 2009
General Surgeon Dr. Akshata Powar's  Response
prostate enlargement is common in elderly, it presents with increased frequency of micturition, urgency and hesitancy. initial line of management is medical to shrink the prostate gland; also it is important to do serum PSA in these cases.
surgery for prostate is TURP which is an endoscopic procedure, so patients are comfortable on the first post- operative day itself.
Answered: Tue, 14 Jun 2011
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vridhivatika vati 2tab tds.kanchnar gugglu 2tab tds.gokchuradi gugglu 2tab tds.triphla chur 1tsf hs.with warm water.this will check the fluency of urine.decreases seiz of prosted and their is no harm of medicine.
Answered: Sat, 11 Jun 2011
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Course time 6month.
Answered: Sat, 11 Jun 2011
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simple procedure Palani.I got it done for my Dad, 73. He has been doing fine for last few years.He is old so he has other problems but nothing related to prostate.
Answered: Wed, 12 Aug 2009
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