posthitis


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Related to posthitis: prostatitis, phimosis
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Noun1.posthitis - inflammation of the foreskin of the penis; usually caused by bacterial infection
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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For dapagliflozin, includes vulvovaginal mycotic infection, vaginal infection, balanitis, genital infection fungal, vulvovaginal candidiasis, vulvovaginitis, balanitis Candida, genital candidiasis, genital infection, genital infection male, penile infection, vulvitis, balanoposthitis, balano-posthitis infective, genitourinary tract infection, posthitis, vaginitis bacterial, and vulval abscess.
Balanitis is defined as inflammation of the glans penis, while posthitis implies inflammation of the prepuce.
The remaining 13% (124 / 944) of the patients had recurrent urinary tract infections (48 cases); more than one balanitis / posthitis attacks (39 cases) and prenatally detected urinary tract anomalies (37 cases).