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Figure 1: The diagnostic and treatment algorithm for male LUTS/BPH (LUTS = Lower urinary tract symptoms; BPH = Benign prostatic hyperplasia; IPSS = International Prostate Symptom Score; DRE = Digital rectal examination; PVR = Postvoid residual; TPV = Total prostate volume; PSA = Prostatic specific antigen; VUDS = Videourodynamic study; BPO = Benign prostatic obstruction; BND = Bladder neck dysfunction; PRES = Poor relaxation of the external sphincter; LUTD = Lower urinary tract dysfunction; OAB = Overactive bladder; DHIC = Detrusor hyperactivity and inadequate contractility; DU = Detrusor underactivity; TUI-BN = Transurethral incision of bladder neck; TURP = Transurethral resection of the prostate; 5ARI: 5-alpha-reductase inhibitor

Figure 1: The diagnostic and treatment algorithm for male LUTS/BPH (LUTS = Lower urinary tract symptoms; BPH = Benign prostatic hyperplasia; IPSS = International Prostate Symptom Score; DRE = Digital rectal examination; PVR = Postvoid residual; TPV = Total prostate volume; PSA = Prostatic specific antigen; VUDS = Videourodynamic study; BPO = Benign prostatic obstruction; BND = Bladder neck dysfunction; PRES = Poor relaxation of the external sphincter; LUTD = Lower urinary tract dysfunction; OAB = Overactive bladder; DHIC = Detrusor hyperactivity and inadequate contractility; DU = Detrusor underactivity; TUI-BN = Transurethral incision of bladder neck; TURP = Transurethral resection of the prostate; 5ARI: 5-alpha-reductase inhibitor