24-27) This is partly because prostatitis is an umbrella term for many conditions, including acute and chronic bacterial prostatitis, chronic nonbacterial prostatitis, inflammatory and noninflammatory prostatodynia (prostate pain), and asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis.
Pollen extracts have also demonstrated an ability to suppress prostatitis and prostatodynia (chronic pelvic pain).
Urodynamic and psychometric observations and their implication in the management of prostatodynia.
Transrectal prostatic sonography as a useful diagnostic means for patients with chronic prostatitis or prostatodynia.
Unlike acute prostatitis, chronic prostatitis, nonbacterial prostatitis, and prostatodynia
can be very difficult to treat.
The modalities discussed include [Beta] blocker therapy for prostatodynia
, a confusing and frustrating malady for both the patient and the physician.
And those with socalled prostatodynia have complaints associated with prostatitis without bacterial infection or inflammation.
Being a simpleminded surgeon, I'm always leery of diagnoses I have trouble pronouncing: prostatodynia.
(painful prostate) is a condition that mimics prostatitis when prostatitis is not present.
Prostatitis has a number of categories: acute and chronic bacterial prostatitis, chronic nonbacterial prostatitis, inflammatory and noninflammatory prostatodynia
(prostate pain), and asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis.
Still another condition that mimics the symptoms of prostatitis--when prostatitis is not present--is prostatodynia