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Check your prostate

Find out how healthy your prostate is by means of this WHO recognised IPSS* Test.  The scale serves to give an early diagnosis of symptoms.  The test also enables the chemist or pharmacist to give you the best advice.


How often during the last 4 weeks
Total points
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How often have you had a sensation of not emptying your bladder completely after you finished urinating?
Not at all
Less than 1 time in 5
Less than half the time
About half the time
More than half the time
Almost always
How often have you had to urinate again less than two hours after you finished urinating?
Not at all
Less than 1 time in 5
Less than half the time
About half the time
More than half the time
Almost always
How often have you found yourself stopping and starting several times when you urinate?
Not at all
Less than 1 time in 5
Less than half the time
About half the time
More than half the time
Almost always
How often have you found it difficult to postpone urination?
Not at all
Less than 1 time in 5
Less than half the time
About half the time
More than half the time
Almost always
How often have you had a weak urinary stream?
Not at all
Less than 1 time in 5
Less than half the time
About half the time
More than half the time
Almost always
How often have you had to push or strain to begin urination?
Not at all
Less than 1 time in 5
Less than half the time
About half the time
More than half the time
Almost always
How many times on average did you get up to urinate during the night?
None
1 time
2 times
3 times
4 times
5 or more times

Evaluation of IPSS-Test:

(only when all questions have been answered)