Male Genital System Pathology: Prostate (BPH)

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What is the most common clinical presentation of advanced localized prostate cancer?

Lower back pain

What is the primary method for detecting the tumor in the prostate?

Digital rectal exam (induration)

Which glands infiltrate between the benign glands in prostate cancer?

Crowded small circular glands

What is the most common site of metastases in prostate cancer?

Obturator and pelvic lymph nodes

How is metastatic prostate cancer primarily treated?

Orchiectomy, estrogens, or LHRH agonists and anti-androgens

What is the primary pathology described in the passage?

Benign prostatic hyperplasia

What is the main factor responsible for the synthesis of Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) in the prostate?

Circulating testosterone

Which zone of the prostate is primarily affected by Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)?

Transition zone

What is the most common clinical presentation of Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)?

Urinary retention and hesitancy

How is adenocarcinoma graded in the prostate?

Gleason system

Test your knowledge of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) and its pathology, including its incidence, pathogenesis, and associated factors.

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