Prostatitis - What Increases Your Risk
Read about factors that can increase men's risk of developing prostatitis.
Prostatitis - When To Call a Doctor
Find out when to call a doctor about prostatitis.
Prostatitis - Surgery
Surgery for prostatitis may be necessary to treat chronic bacterial prostatitis that does not respond to long-term antibiotic treatment and that causes repeated urinary tract infections.
Transurethral Prostatectomy for Prostatitis
This procedure involves removal of part of the prostate gland through the urethra. A long, thin tube with a viewing instrument (cytoscope) attached is inserted into the urethra. Prostate tissue is removed through the cytoscope.
Prostatitis - Cause
Read about the causes of prostatitis.
Prostatitis - What Happens
Learn about acute prostatitis and chronic prostatitis.
Prostatitis - Other Treatment
Read about prostatic massage and other prostatitis treatments.
Prostatitis - Exams and Tests
If your health professional suspects that you have prostatitis, he or she will begin with a complete medical history and physical exam.
Prostatitis - Topic Overview
Prostatitis is a usually painful condition of the prostate gland, the small walnut-shaped organ that lies just below a man's bladder and surrounds the urethra.
Prostatitis - Symptoms
Learn the symptoms of prostatitis.