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Table 1 International Prostate Symptom Score

From: Prostate embolization: patient selection, clinical management and results

In the past month Not at all Less than 1 in 5 times Less than half the time About half the time More than half the time Almost always
 1. Incomplete Emptyinga: How often have you had the sensation of not emptying your bladder? 0 1 2 3 4 5
 2. Frequencyb: How often have you had to urinate less than every two hours? 0 1 2 3 4 5
 3. Intermittencya: How often have you found you stopped and started again several times when you urinated? 0 1 2 3 4 5
 4. Urgencyb: How often have you found it difficult to postpone urination? 0 1 2 3 4 5
 5. Weak Streama: How often have you had a weak urinary stream? 0 1 2 3 4 5
 6. Straininga: How often have you had to strain to start urination? 0 1 2 3 4 5
  None 1 time 2 times 3 times 4 times 5 times
 7. Nocturiab: How many times did you typically get up at night to urinate? 0 1 2 3 4 5
  1. aIndicates a question which is utilized in the IPSS voiding subscore
  2. bIndicates a question which is utilized in the IPSS storage subcore