Prostatitis

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Prostatitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Prostatitis" returned 179 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Incidental detection of increased (18)F-FDG uptake and its follow-up in patients with granulomatous prostatitis after BCG treatment for urinary bladder cancer.
 

Author(s): Choon-Young Kim, Sang-Woo Lee, Ghilsuk Yoon, Shin Young Jeong, Byeong-Cheol Ahn, Jaetae Lee

Journal: Hell J Nucl Med. ;17(3):204-7.

 

Incidental prostate uptake of fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose in positron emission tomography/computed tomography ((18)F-FDG PET/CT) may represent malignancies like prostate malignancy, inflammation or benign prostatic lesions. We report two cases of bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG)-induced ...

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2014

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Chronic bacterial prostatitis: efficacy of short-lasting antibiotic therapy with prulifloxacin (Unidrox®) in association with saw palmetto extract, lactobacillus sporogens and arbutin (Lactorepens®).
 

Author(s): Gian Maria Busetto, Riccardo Giovannone, Matteo Ferro, Stefano Tricarico, Francesco Del Giudice, Deliu Victor Matei, Ottavio De Cobelli, Vincenzo Gentile, Ettore De Berardinis

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Bacterial prostatitis (BP) is a common condition accounting responsible for about 5-10% of all prostatitis cases; chronic bacterial prostatitis (CBP) classified as type II, are less common but is a condition that significantly hampers the quality of life, (QoL) because not only is ...

Last Updated: 25 Jul 2014

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The value of neutrophil elastase in diagnosis of type III prostatitis.
 

Author(s): Jun Zhu, Changhai Yang, Zhichun Dong, Liming Li

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To explore the value and significance of neutrophil elastase (NE) in diagnosis of type III prostatitis.

Last Updated: 12 Jul 2014

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

The effect of chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS) on semen parameters in human males: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Weihua Fu, Zhansong Zhou, Shijian Liu, Qianwei Li, Jiwei Yao, Weibing Li, Junan Yan

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Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS) is one of the risk factors of impaired male fertility potential. Studies have investigated the effect of CP/CPPS on several semen parameters but have shown inconsistent results. Hence, we performed a systematic literature ...

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2014

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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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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: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostatitis

 

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2015

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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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