Prostatitis

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Prostatitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Prostatitis" returned 171 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cultural adaptation of the National Institutes of Health--chronic prostatitis symptom index (NIH-CPSI)--to Brazilian spoken Portuguese: NIH-CPSI (Braz).
 

Author(s): Cristiano Novotny, Eduardo Deves, Rodrigo Novotny, Igor Kunze Rodrigues, Fabrício Souza Neves

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;39(5):683-91.

 

To create a Brazilian version of the National Institutes of Health - Chronic Prostatitis Symptom Index (NIH-CPSI) using a cross-cultural adaptation process.

Last Updated: 25 Nov 2013

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Can mean platelet volume serve as a marker for prostatitis?
 

Author(s): Hatice Karaman, Cigdem Karakukcu, Derya Kocer

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The aim of the study was to compare the yield of mean platelet volume (MPV), total prostate specific antigen (tPSA), free prostate specific antigen (fPSA), f/t PSA ratio and complex prostate specific antigen (cPSA) in patients with prostatitis.

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2013

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Prevalence of and risk factors for asymptomatic inflammatory (NIH-IV) prostatitis in Chinese men.
 

Author(s): Chunlei Wu, Zhifu Zhang, Zheng Lu, Ming Liao, Youjie Zhang, Yuanliang Xie, Xuefeng Guo, Xiaoxiang Yu, Xiaobo Yang, Yong Gao, Aihua Tan, Zengnan Mo

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While many investigators have studied symptomatic prostatitis, little research has been done with regard to asymptomatic (NIH-IV) prostatitis.

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2013

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The terms "Prostatitis" returned 26 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The role of prostatitis in prostate cancer: meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Junyi Jiang, Jinyi Li, Zhang Yunxia, Hong Zhu, Junjiang Liu, Chris Pumill

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Use systematic review methods to quantify the association between prostatitis and prostate cancer, under both fixed and random effects model.

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2014

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Prostatitis: prevalence, health impact and quality improvement strategies.
 

Author(s): Pranav Bajpayee, Kaushal Kumar, Sakshee Sharma, Naveen Maurya, Peeyush Kumar, Rajendra Singh, Champa Lal

Journal: Acta Pol Pharm. ;69(4):571-9.

 

Since its identification as a discrete entity, prostatitis has been a crippling and dreadful disease for the males and from then till date it is well recognized that it has continuously eluded the urologists and the practitioners and the patients were generally avoided. But the newer ...

Last Updated: 10 Aug 2012

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Therapeutic intervention for chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS): a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Jeffrey M Cohen, Adam P Fagin, Eduardo Hariton, Joshua R Niska, Michael W Pierce, Akira Kuriyama, Julia S Whelan, Jeffrey L Jackson, Jordan D Dimitrakoff

Journal: PLoS ONE. 2012 ;7(8):e41941.

 

Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS) has been treated with several different interventions with limited success. This meta-analysis aims to review all trials reporting on therapeutic intervention for CP/CPPS using the National Institutes of Health-Chronic Prostatitis ...

Last Updated: 7 Aug 2012

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Laparoscopic Prostatectomy for Chronic Prostatitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostatitis; Chronic Prostatitis With Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2011

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Etiology Study of Prostatitis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostatitis

 

Last Updated: 11 Dec 2013

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Efficacy Study of Tamsulosin and Tolterodine Treatment for Chronic Prostatitis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostatitis

 

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2009

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