BPH Patient Questionnaire

IPSS, International Prostate Symptom Score.

If you are a ‘Disappearing Dave' simply spend 2 minutes of your time to fill in the below International Prostate Symptom Score questionnaire to find out how your symptoms are ranked in severity. You can then print off the score or email it to yourself to take to your doctor on your next visit.

Over the past month, how often have you...Had a sensation of not emptying your bladder completely after you finished urinating?
Over the past month, how often have you...Had to urinate again less than two hours after you finished urinating?
Over the past month, how often have you...Stopped and started again several times when you urinated?
Over the past month, how often have you...Found it difficult to postpone urination?
Over the past month, how often have you...Had a weak urinary stream?
Over the past month, how often have you...Had to push or strain to begin urination?
Over the past month, how often have you...Got up to urinate from the time you went to bed at night until the time you got up in the morning?
If you were to spend the rest of your life with your urinary condition the way it is now, how would you feel about that?
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Your IPSS score is: 32/35 Mild

Your IPSS score indicates severe BPH symptoms. Please use the options below to discuss your symptoms with your doctor.

Your IPSS score indicates moderate BPH symptoms. If you still have concerns, contact your local GP to arrange an appointment.

Your IPSS score indicates mild BPH symptoms. If you still have concerns, contact your local GP to arrange an appointment

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Had a sensation of not emptying your bladder completely after you finished urinating?
Had to urinate again less than two hours after you finished urinating?
Stopped and started again several times when you urinated?
Found it difficult to postpone urination?
Had a weak urinary stream?
Had to push or strain to begin urination?
Got up to urinate from the time you went to bed at night until the time you got up in the morning?

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References

  1. Prostate Enlargement: A guide to urinary symptoms in men. Andrology Australia, 4th edition, 2013
  2. Marberger. M. Medical management of lower urinary tract symptoms in men with benign prostatic enlargement. Advances in Therapeutics. 2013; 30 309-319