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Nursing care plan benign prostatic hyperplasia BPH

I. Pathophysiology a. Overgrowth of normal, nonmalignant cells that cause progressive enlargement of the prostate gland, resulting in bladder outlet obstruction with urinary retention, leakage, and frequency (Shiller, 2007) b. Additional complications: bladder wall trabeculation, detrusor muscle enlargement, narrowing of … Continue reading

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