Post-coital gross hematuria: An unusual presentation of benign prostatic hyperplasia

Yi Hong Chen, Pei Yu Lin, Yu Sheng Cheng, Johnny Shinn Nan Lin, Yung Ming Lin

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Aim: To describe an unusual symptom of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Methods: A patient presented to our urology clinic having experienced post-coital gross hematuria for 2 years. He had not experienced lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS). A series of examinations were performed to determine the source of bleeding. Results: The prostate was defined as the active bleeding source responsible for the patient's post-coital hematuria. Endoscopic fulguration did not alleviate the symptom. The use of dutasteride, a dual inhibitor of 5α-reductase, solved the problem. Conclusion: This study reports for the first time that post-coital gross hematuria is one of the clinical presentations of BPH, which can be successfully treated with 5α-reductase inhibitor.

頁(從 - 到)856-858
期刊Asian Journal of Andrology
出版狀態Published - 2007 十一月

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • 泌尿科學


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