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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Histopathological evidence of suppurative inflammatory responses marked by neutrophil and monocyte infiltration was observed in the prepuce and preputial skin in posthitis and balanoposthitis.
A ten year old bay stallion was presented with a history of scrotal swelling along with posthitis and difficult micturation (Stanguria).