Category: Man’s health

Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors Bladder outlet obstruction is a condition in which the opening between the bladder and the urethra is partially or completely blocked. This allows only some urine, or sometimes none at all, to empty from the…

At the basis of the most dangerous cardiovascular diseases lies atherothrombosis — the thrombosis of the major coronary and cerebrovascular arteries. Atherothrombosis represents a suddenly damaged atheroma which leads to the increased formation of platelets and, as a result, to…

Don’t let your health suffer from neglect. Use these self-exams to uncover early warning signs of men’s health issues, from heart disease to testicular cancer. According to a men’s health survey conducted by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP),…

Overview & Description The acid phosphatase test measures the level of acid phosphatase in the blood. Acid phosphatase is an enzyme found in the prostate gland, semen, liver, spleen, blood cells, and bone marrow. If these organs and tissues are…

Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors Blood in the semen is uncommon. Seeing it can make people quite anxious, but it is rarely serious. What is going on in the body? Most cases of blood in the semen are from unknown…