prostatitis

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pros·ta·ti·tis

 (prŏs′tə-tī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the prostate gland.

prostatitis

(ˌprɒstəˈtaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the prostate gland

pros•ta•ti•tis

(ˌprɒs təˈtaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the prostate gland.

prostatitis

Inflammation of the prostate gland due to infection of the genitourinary tract.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prostatitis - inflammation of the prostate gland characterized by perineal pain and irregular urination and (if severe) chills and fever
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

pros·ta·ti·tis

n. prostatitis, infl. de la próstata.

prostatitis

n prostatitis f
References in periodicals archive ?
Acute bacterial prostatitis requires prompt treatment, as the condition can lead to bladder infections, abscesses in the prostate or, in extreme cases, completely blocked urine flow.
A small minority of men, less than 1% of all prostatitis cases, have acute bacterial prostatitis.
1] Such abscesses usually are complications of acute bacterial prostatitis that have either not been treated or been inappropriately treated.

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