prostatomegaly

prostatomegaly

 [pros″tah-to-meg´ah-le]
hypertrophy of the prostate.

pros·ta·to·meg·a·ly

(pros'tă-tō-meg'ă-lē),
Enlargement of the prostate gland.
[prostato- + G. megas, large]

prostatomegaly

A nonspecific term of waning use for enlargement of the prostate; e.g., benign prostatic hypertrophy.

pros·ta·to·meg·a·ly

(pros'tă-tō-meg'ă-lē)
Enlargement of the prostate gland.
[prostato- + G. megas, large]
References in periodicals archive ?
03 out of 35 patients studied had Grade 1 prostatomegaly, 22 patients had grade 2, 09 patients had grade 3 and 1 patient had grade 4 prostatomegaly on digital rectal examination.
Abdominal radiograph diagnosed enlarged prostate (prostatomegaly).
Glimpse into the hidden aspects of urinary tract infection in patients with diabetes mellitus and prostatomegaly. J Evid Based Med Healthc.
The term prostatomegaly encompasses both benign hyperplasia of prostate (BPH) and carcinoma of prostate.
Number of DRE details Group patients Control 15 Normal, firm, nontender prostate with (n = 30) maintained landmarks 13 Grade I-II, nontenderness and maintained land marks 2 Grade III-IV, prostatomegaly Prostatitis 16 Grade I-II prostatic enlargement with (n = 30) mild to moderate tenderness with maintained land marks 7 Grade I-II with no tenderness with maintained landmarks 4 Grade III-IV with mild to moderate tenderness and normal landmarks, firm consistency 3 Grade III-IV with severe tenderness and soft prostate consistency BPH 12 Grade I-II (n = 30) 9 Grade III 9 Grade IV, firm, nontender with maintained landmarks (median groove, etc.), no induration TABLE 6: The PSA levels and staging of prostate carcinoma patients.
His medical history included prostatomegaly, hypertension, and idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Ultrasonogram Scrotum: Left testis showing variable echogenicity, left > right hydrocele and prostatomegaly.
In absence of clinical signs such as fever, anorexia and caudal abdominal pain, symmetric prostatomegaly and altered echogenicty of parenchyma with anechoic cysts on ultrasound is suggestive of BPH (Johnston et al, 2000).
Though the robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer has seen widespread adoption in the United States, there remains a paucity of literature addressing the role of the robotic-assisted simple prostatectomy (RASP) for prostatomegaly. Sotelo and colleagues first introduced the concept of RASP, the results of which have since been supported by a number of small case series.
As given in Table 2 out of total 600 men, 90 patients (90/600=15%) had prostatomegaly as a case of LUTS (prostate size >25gm with B.O.O).
Mild prostatomegaly. Heterogeneous enlarged right testis with infected fluid collection within tunica vaginalis sac?