LUTS


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LUTS

A commonly used abbreviation for “lower urinary tract symptoms, ” that is, for symptoms such as difficulty initiating or maintaining a strong and comfortable urinary stream.
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U-IPSS was found to be reliable and valid questionnaire in assessing LUTS.
Although originally developed to standardize the assessment of LUTS in elderly men with benign prostatic hyperplasia, it has been shown to be neither disease nor sex specific.
Clinical Presentation: All the patients having LUTS had both storage and voiding type.
The LIFT study was a prospective, randomized study comparing prostatic urethral lift (n=140) with sham procedure (n=66) in men with symptomatic LUTS in 19 centres across the U.
The frequency of LUTS in the study group was significantly increased compared with that in the control group (p<0.
Treatment of LUTS includes conservative management and medical treatment such as a-blockers 5a-reductase inhibitors muscarinic receptor antagonists etc.
Total 600 men above age of 40 years having LUTS were selected for study and following symptoms were included:
Estimates of the prevalence of LUTS in patients with PD vary.
The prevalence of LUTS ranges from 17% to 67% in the literature, Dr.
She and her colleagues launched the EpiLUTS study, a cross-sectional, population-representative survey conducted in three countries, to assess the impact of LUTS in men on sexual health.