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Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy; Prostate Disease; Prostate Enlargement; Prostatitis 

congenital hereditary hematuria; hemorrhagic familial nephritis; hemorrhagic hereditary nephritis; Hereditary nephritis 

BPH. A benign (noncancerous) condition in which an overgrowth of prostate tissue pushes against the urethra and the bladder, blocking the flow of urine. Also called benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Alport syndrome is a genetic condition characterized by the progressive loss of kidney function and hearing. Alport syndrome can also affect the eyes. The presence of blood in the urine (hematuria) is almost always found in this condition. Many people with Alport syndrome also exhibit high levels of protein in their urine (proteinuria). As this condition progresses, the kidneys become less able to function properly and kidney failure results. Hearing loss is a common feature of Alport syndro...


Prostate Diseases as related to Alport syndrome