Glossary Term:

Title

benign prostatic hyperplasia

Phonetic

be-<b>nine</b> pros-<b>tat</b>-tick <b>hi</b>-per-<b>PLAY</b>-zhuh

Description

also called BPH. Non-cancerous enlargement of the prostate. This sometimes makes it harder for a man to empty his bladder – causing trouble starting and stopping urine flow, weak flow of urine, and dribbling.