All men have a prostate, but actual awareness of the prostate and what it does is incredibly low in the UK. According to a survey done of 2000 men by Prostate Cancer UK, over 50% didn’t know where the prostate was! Mr Andrew Ballaro explains 6 things every man should know about his prostate.
The ultra-mini percutaneous nephrolithotomy (UMP/ultra-mini PCNL) is a minimally-invasive technique which can be used to treat large or multiple stones. Consultant urologist Mr Andrew Ballaro now regularly performs the procedure in his NHS and private practice as a day-case procedure.
10-15% of men are estimated to develop symptoms of prostatitis at some point in their lives, so it is important to know what you should be looking for, and make sure you act to receive the appropriate treatment. Mr Andrew Ballaro, expert urologist, explains more about the signs and symptoms.