A histological study of prostate

Ashfaq Hassan, Zahida Rasool
2013 International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences  
Especially in case of males the complaints in the pelvic region are comparable to females. As we have predominantly symptoms related to ovaries and cervix in case of females similarly we have growing concerns problems concerning prostate in males. Being a very ABSTRACT The work of anatomists and pathologists in the role of study of prostate has been significant. Starting from earlier times till modern time, the study of prostate has been a dynamic one and the basic anatomical knowledge of the
more » ... ostate has undergone much change apart from the new techniques, micro invasive procedures and the chemotherapeutic approach for various disorders of the gland. The present study was based on the microscopic examination of Prostatic tissue of individuals with individual tissues of different age groups. The present study involved 40 cases which were further subdivided into various age groups and characteristic histological changes were noted. The study presents an assessment of age changes in prostate in elderly in Kashmiri population with pathological significance. Besides the histological study is of great importance in staging of diseases of prostate and especially in modern era where the incidence and prevalence of prostatic diseases is on rise.
doi:10.5455/2320-6012.ijrms20131144 fatcat:bbmgksicnfc65p2lxkeqjqlv5m