On This Site
Tests: PSA, , Urinalysis, Urine Culture
Conditions: Prostate Cancer, UTI
Elsewhere On The Web
UrologyHealth.org: Diagnosis of BPH
MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Enlarged Prostate
NOTE: This article is based on research that utilizes the sources cited here as well as the collective experience of the Lab Tests Online Editorial Review Board. This article is periodically reviewed by the Editorial Board and may be updated as a result of the review. Any new sources cited will be added to the list and distinguished from the original sources used.
Sources Used in Current Review
Urologyhealth.org: Diagnosis of BPH. Available online at http://www.urologyhealth.org/search/index.cfm?topic=173&search=BPH&searchtype=and through http://www.urologyhealth.org. Reaccessed July 16, 2009.
Sources Used in Previous Reviews
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