7 Possible Complications Following Surgery for BPH


5. Scar tissue

In the year following BPH surgery, scar tissue can form in the urethra causing it to narrow. If this happens, a urologist will stretch the urethra. In rare cases, the scarring can occur at the opening of the bladder causing blockages, which will require a surgical procedure to rectify.

BPH patients using Avodart are less likely to need surgery according to a study.

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