Opportunities for Non-invasive Diagnosis of Infravesical Obstruction with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia


В. І. Зайцев


The modern possibilities of non-invasive diagnostic of infravesical obstruction due to benign prostatic hyperplasia are analyzed in the article. Traditional methods, such as residual urine or uroflowmetry, have not shown sufficient sensitivity and therefore their use is associated with errors in the diagnosis. At the same time, more sensitive and specific non-invasive methods have been proposed and tested in recent years such as intravasical prostatic protrusion and measurement of the thickness of the bladder wall. They showed the possibility of wider use in real practice and the gradual replacement of traditional methods.


How to Cite
Зайцев, В. І. (2018). Opportunities for Non-invasive Diagnosis of Infravesical Obstruction with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. Health of Man, (4), 69–71. https://doi.org/10.30841/2307-5090.4.2018.171727
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Author Biography

В. І. Зайцев, Bukovinian State Medical University

Valerii I. Zaytsev,

Department of Urology and Neurosurgery



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