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Aspermia

Without sperm

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Azoospermia

Related to semen without sperm

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Benign prostate hypertrophy
BPH

Prostate enlargement

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Cryptorchidism

Related to hidden or undescended testes

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Phimosis

Condition of prepuce narrowing

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Pryotism

Related to prolonged tumescence

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Tumescence

The process of becoming or being swollen

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Brachytherapy

Implantation of internal radioactive isotopes to treat prostate cancer

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Orchiopexy

Procedure or process of fixing testes into proper placement then suturing to secure this place

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Prostate-specific antigen test
PSA

A blood screening test for prostate cancer

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Transurethral resection of the prostate
TURP

Prostate gland removal through the urethra

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BPH

Benign prostate hypertrophy

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PSA

Prostate-specific antigen

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TURP

Transurethral resection of the prostate