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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
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There is now an abundance of evidence that pollen extracts are effective at shrinking prostates enlarged by BPH and chronic prostatitis, helping to reduce annoying and ultimately dangerous lower urinary tract symptoms that occur as a result.
The National Institutes of Health Chronic Prostatitis Symptom Index (NIH-CPSI) uses 9 items to assess CP/CPPS symptoms, examining pain/discomfort, urinary symptoms, and QoL.
The patients were divided into three groups of equal numbers based on their histopathologic findings: prostate cancer (Group 1), benign prostate hyperplasia (Group 2) and chronic prostatitis (Group 3).
Mean score on the National Institutes of Health Chronic Prostatitis Symptoms Index (NIH-CPSI) fell from 23.
To evaluate the preventive effect of EHF-therapy during the treatment of the hemodynamic model of experimental chronic prostatitis.
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Chronic prostatitis is thought to be linked to increased prostate cancer risk.
Thermotherapy represents an entirely new approach and may have promise to treat other urological conditions in the future, such as chronic prostatitis and prostate cancer.
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The National Institutes of Health Chronic Prostatitis Symptom Index (NIH-CPSI) (14) assessed prostatitis-like symptoms and their impact on daily life (pain, urinary symptoms, quality of life) providing a score range from 0 to 43.
IC/PBS symptoms are often misdiagnosed as urinary tract infections in women and chronic prostatitis in men, or other medical conditions.
However, it should be noted that not all chronic prostatitis patients develop AUR, and patients with a documented urinary tract infection were not included in our study.

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