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Resource Guide for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

American Urological Association

1000 Corporate Boulevard
Linthicum, MD 21090
1-866-746-4282 (toll-free in US)
1-410-689-3700
This site covers all conditions that affect the urinary tract. You can find a quick description of BPH as well as a link for further information. Also, there is a tool to help you find a urologist in your area.

National Kidney & Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

3 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892-3580
1-800-891-5390
Here you'll find a thorough discussion of BPH, including drawings and a glossary. You can also read up on the details of treatment, as well as the sexual changes that can occur and how to deal with them.

Revision Information

  • Reviewer: EBSCO Medical Review BoardAdrienne Carmack, MD
  • Review Date: 11/2018
  • Update Date: 11/06/2018
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