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Check your prostate

The most common prostate health problem in men over 50 years of age is the enlarged prostate, also known as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Find out how healthy your prostate is by means of this International Prostate Symptom Score (IPSS) based test which is used in the assessment of lower urinary tract symptoms.

Answer the questions below to find your Prostate Symptom Score
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Over the past month how often have you had the sensation of not emptying your bladder completely after you finished urinating?
Not at all

1 to 5 times

Less than half
Half the time

More than half
Almost always
Over the past month how often have you had the urge to urinate again less than two hours after you finished urinating?
Not at all

1 to 5 times

Less than half
Half the time

More than half
Almost always
Over the past month how often have you found yourself stopping and starting several times when you urinate?
Not at all

1 to 5 times

Less than half
Half the time

More than half
Almost always
Over the past month how often have you found it difficult to postpone urination?
Not at all

1 to 5 times

Less than half
Half the time

More than half
Almost always
Over the past month how often have you had a weak urinary stream?
Not at all

1 to 5 times

Less than half
Half the time

More than half
Almost always
Over the past month how often have you had to push or strain to begin urination?
Not at all

1 to 5 times

Less than half
Half the time

More than half
Almost always
Over the past month how many times on average did you get up to urinate during the night?
None

1 time

2 times

3 times

4 times

5 times or more

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