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  1. Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - food allergies
  2. Clinical Tests Used to Diagnose ED
  3. Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - nomenclature
  4. Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - diagnosis
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  6. Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - prevalence
  7. Chronic bacterial prostatitis - diagnosis
  8. Causes
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  10. Causes
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  12. Chronic bacterial prostatitis - treatment
  13. Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - physical and psychological therapy
  14. Chronic bacterial prostatitis - prognosis
  15. Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - signs and symptoms
  16. Chronic bacterial prostatitis - signs and symptoms
  17. Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - treatment
  18. Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - pharmacological treatment

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Chronic bacterial prostatitis - prognosis

  Over time, the relapse rate is high, exceeding 50%. A 2007 study showed that repeated courses of combination antibiotics may eradicate infection in 83.9% of patients with clinical remission extending throughout a follow-up period of 30 months for 94% of these patients.    

Section: Prostatitis

Treatment - bladder distension

  Bladder distension (a procedure which stretches the bladder capacity, done under general anaesthesia) has shown some success in reducing urinary frequency and giving pain relief to patients. However, many experts still cannot understand precisely how this can cause pain relief. Recent studies showing that pressure on pelvic trigger points can relieve symptoms may be connected. Unfortunately, the relief achieved by bladder distensions is only temporary (weeks or ...

Section: Interstitial cystitis

Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - signs and symptoms

  These patients have no history of genitourinary pain complaints, but leukocytosis is noted, usually during evaluation for other conditions.    

Section: Prostatitis

Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome - signs and symptoms

  Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS) is characterised by pelvic or perineal pain without evidence of urinary tract infection, lasting longer than 3 months, as the key symptom. Symptoms may wax and wane. Pain can range from mild discomfort to debilitating. Pain may radiate to back and rectum, making sitting difficult. Dysuria, arthralgia, myalgia, unexplained fatigue, abdominal pain, constant burning pain in the penis, and frequency may all be present. Frequent urination and increased urgency may suggest interstitial cystitis (inflammation ...

Section: Prostatitis

Clinical Tests Used to Diagnose ED

  Duplex ultrasound (Duplex ultrasound is used to evaluate blood flow, venous leak, signs of atherosclerosis, and scarring or calcification of erectile tissue. Injecting prostaglandin, a hormone-like stimulator produced in the body, induces erection. Ultrasound is then used to see vascular dilation and measure penile blood pressure. Measurements are compared to those taken when the penis is flaccid).  Penile nerves function (Tests such as the bulbocavernosus reflex test are used to determine if there is sufficient nerve sensation in the penis. The ...

Section: Erectile Dysfunction

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