• Recurrent infections may be caused by inefficient urination (benign prostatic hypertrophy, neurogenic bladder), prostatic stones or a structural abnormality that acts as a reservoir for infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • A study by the Prostatitis Foundation in Illinois evaluated whether repetitive prostatic massage in combination with drug therapy relieves enlarged prostates and prevents transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP). (medscape.com)
  • We used preadipocytes, macrophages, primary human prostatic stromal cells, prostate tissues from high-fat diet-induced obese mice, and 35 prostate specimens that were collected from patients who underwent transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP). (nature.com)
  • Transurethral resection of the prostate (commonly known as a TURP, plural TURPs, and rarely as a transurethral prostatic resection, TUPR) is a urological operation. (wikipedia.org)
  • A study by the Institute of Male Urology at UCLA Medical center evaluated whether combining prostatic massage with antibiotic therapy would improve outcomes in 73 patients with known pelvic pain syndrome due to chronic prostatitis. (medscape.com)
  • 2003). Its clinical incidence in the urinary tract, especially in prostatic injuries, is not well known. (scielo.br)
  • The authors report a case of a 51-year-old man with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus and recurrent urinary tract infections who was diagnosed with prostatic abscess. (urotoday.com)
  • Along with the increase in prostatic size comes an increase in prostatic blood vessels, or vasculature, and the increase in blood supply may lead to the occasional clinical sign of bloody urine or a bloody discharge from the penis. (petplace.com)
  • This case report highlights a patient who has done relatively well with metastatic prostatic carcinosarcoma for over 6 years, despite his poor prognosis. (hindawi.com)
  • 1. A method of inhibiting the growth or alleviating prostatic carcinoma or metastatic caricnoma of prostatic orgigin, the method comprising the administration of a composition comprising prostate-specific antigen and a chitosan-metal chelate selected from the group consisting of chitosan-zinc chelates, chitosan-copper chelates, chitosan-iron chelates, and chitosan-nickel chelates. (google.com)
  • For these reasons, we exploited the proclivity of the highly metastatic human prostatic carcinoma subline I-LN-PC3-IA to spontaneously assume a spheroid morphology under routine culture conditions. (nih.gov)
  • The prostatic utricle is important, primarily, because it is the homologue of the uterus and vagina, usually described as derived from the paramesonephric duct, although this is occasionally disputed. (wikipedia.org)
  • The paramesonephric (Mullerian) duct obliterates in the male, forming the prostatic utricle and in the female becomes the fallopian tube and uterus . (wikidoc.org)
  • Prostate does NOT have a true capsule but an outer condensed fibromuscular band, which is an inseparable component of prostatic stroma (image A) & (image B) . (auanet.org)