Japan emperor found to have enlarged prostate but no concern

TOKYO, Nov 11 (Kyodo) - Japanese Emperor Naruhito has been found to have an enlarged prostate but there is no cause for concern, the Imperial Household Agency said Thursday.

The 62-year-old underwent a health examination on Sunday after the agency announced in early October that his prostate-specific antigen level, a tumor marker, was slightly higher than normal and "showing a slightly worrying movement." ...continue reading

Nov 11 (ANNnewsCH) - MRI(磁気共鳴断層撮影装置)検査で天皇陛下に前立腺の肥大が認められたと宮内庁が発表しました。特に懸念される所見はないものの、念のため今月中に組織を採取する検査を受けられるということです。  ...continue reading