Prostatitis: Types, Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, & Diagnosis!


Prostatitis refers to prostate inflammation, which can be triggered by bacterial infections, pelvic floor dysfunction, and many other causes. The symptoms of prostatitis include pain during urination, painful ejaculation, pelvic pain, and others. These symptoms are similar to benign prostatic hyperplasia, prostate cancer, and urinary infections. Thus, it is essential to rule out these ailments and provide early treatment.

We will have ready for you an article that details everything you need to know about prostatitis treatment. So, if you’re interested in the topic, there is much more to learn. As always, talk to your doctor if there’s something you still don’t understand and don’t postpone your visit to their office to get a check-up if you suspect a prostate-related problem.


Prostatitis. Updated: Nov 01, 2019. Author: Paul J Turek, MD; Chief Editor: Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor, III, MD.