Surgical treatment for men with BPH is indicated for men with poor quality of life from their urinary symptoms or they have specific indications outlined below.
- Recurrent urinary retention
- Recurrent urinary tract infections
- Bladder stones
- Recurrent hematuria (prostatic bleeding)
- Renal insufficiency associated with retention
There are numerous options for treatment of BPH and the location of treatment varies by procedure. These surgical options are listed below on the left and arranged by the location of treatment.