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Medical treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia
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    a role for cranberry juice in the management of benign prostatic hyperplasia

    Dear Editor,

    In the discussion on the medical management of benign prostatic hyperplasia [1], it was an omission not to make mention of the role of the ingestion of cranberry juice in reducing the recurrence rate of urinary tract infection and/or bacteriuria. The reported antibacterial properties of cranberry juice are attributable to its ability to inhibit bacterial adherence [2], and this has translated into a 12%-2...

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