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 - Medications
Learn about medications used to treat 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.
Prostatitis - When To Call a Doctor
Find out when to call a doctor about prostatitis.
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 - Prevention
You may be able to prevent prostatitis. Learn how.
Rye Grass Pollen Extract - Topic Overview
What is rye grass pollen extract?Rye grass pollen extract comes from the pollen of rye grass (Secale cereale). Rye grass pollen extract may affect the male hormone testosterone, relax the muscles of the tube that urine flows through (urethra), and increase how well the bladder can force urine out. All of these may reduce symptoms of an enlarged prostate, such as dribbling after urinating or ...
Condoms can protect you against sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Even if you are protected against pregnancy by birth control pills or another method,use a condom to prevent STIs. Use a condom every time you have sexual intercourse,oral sex,or anal sex unless you know that you and your partners are STI-free. Condoms are most effective when you follow these steps before using them: ...