Definition of prostatitis in English:

prostatitis

Syllabification: pros·ta·ti·tis
Pronunciation: /ˌprästəˈtītəs
 
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noun

Medicine
  • Inflammation of the prostate gland.
    More example sentences
    • However, a high PSA score does not always indicate cancer and can be caused by other prostate diseases such as benign prostatic hypertrophy or prostatitis (inflamed prostate).
    • Infection is the most common cause of dysuria and presents as cystitis, prostatitis, pyelonephritis, or urethritis, depending on the area of the urogenital tract that is most affected.
    • Bacterial prostatitis is an inflammation of the prostate gland.

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