Inflammation of the prostate, an internal sexual organ in men that helps produce semen. When symptoms have been occurring for a short period of time, the cause is usually a bacterial infection. When symptoms are chronic, it may be due to infection or other inflammatory causes.
A malignant transformation of cells in the prostate, a small secretory organ found just below a man's bladder. It is common in elderly men and most cases grow very slowly. As of late, the utility of the "PSA" screening test has come under scrutiny.
Pain originating from the prostate (an internal sexual structure in men); often noticed as pain when urinating or ejaculating; pain in the belly, groin, or lower back; or pain in the area between the penis and the anus
Enlargement of the prostate (internal sexual structure in men) often presents as weak urinary stream, frequent urge to urinate, difficulty starting urination or frequent starts and stops while urinating, and/or dribbling at the end of urination
The prostate (from Greek προστάτης – prostates, literally "one who stands before", "protector", "guardian") is a compound tubuloalveolar exocrine gland of the male reproductive system in most mammals. It differs considerably ...
Any new problems relating to the prostate (internal sexual gland in men), including difficulty urinating or dribbling at end of urination, pain when urinating or ejaculating, blood in urine or ejaculate, erectile dysfunction, or pelvic pain
An increase in the size of the prostate. The prostate surrounds the tube taking urine out of the body in men at a point just below the bladder. An enlarged prostate can make it difficult to initiate a stream and empty the bladder completely when urinating.
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