- Prostatitis symptoms
- Prostatitis reasons
- Treatment of Prostatitis
Prostatitis (Latin prostatitis; annate. prostata — a prostate + - itis — an inflammation) — inflammatory damage of a prostate gland.
Classification of prostatitis:
1. Acute (bacterial) prostatitis
2. Chronic bacterial prostatitis
3. Chronic not bacterial prostatitis (syndrome of chronic pelvic pain)
a) An inflammatory chronic pelvic pain syndrome (in a prostate secret, urine and an ejaculate leukocytes are defined)
b) A noninflammatory chronic pelvic pain syndrome at which signs of an inflammation are absent
4. Symptomless chronic prostatitis
Acute prostatitis is characterized by symptoms of the general intoxication of an organism caused by infectious process: fever, fervescence. Damage of a prostate is shown by crotch pains and inguinal area. Also painful feelings at an urination are observed and frequent desires to an urination (especially at night). The complicated urination is characteristic, sometimes up to an acute ischuria. Colourless or whitish purulent discharges from an urethra are in certain cases possible. Local inflammatory process in a prostate, can give rise to sepsis (blood poisoning), in such cases, the general condition of the patient is regarded as critical and demands the emergency hospitalization. Acute prostatitis seldom meets.
The etiology of prostatitis of a polimorfn also depends on disease option. Infectious defeat can be the cause of prostatitis (colibacillus (E. Coli), klebsiyet (Klebsiella), proteas (Proteus), a pyocyanic stick (Pseudomonas), an enterobakter (Enterobacter), энтерекокк (Enterococcus), a seration (Serratia), golden staphylococcus (Staphylococcus aureus).
Also as etiological factors the theory of a chemical inflammation, the immune and neurogenic theory are offered.
Treatment of Prostatitis:
At the uncomplicated course of prostatitis treatment in out-patient conditions is shown to patients.
For treatment of prostatitis ispolzt antibacterial therapy (antibiotics well get into prostate gland tissue). In parallel with antibiotics use alpha blockers which influence adrenergic receptors of tissues of prostate. Also appoint hormonal, potivovospalitelny therapy and physiotherapy (in a remission stage).