prostate

(redirected from Prostate infection)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to Prostate infection: prostate cancer, prostatitis
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • adj

Synonyms for prostate

a firm partly muscular chestnut sized gland in males at the neck of the urethra

relating to the prostate gland

Synonyms

References in periodicals archive ?
Common causes for frequent urination in young men include prostate infection (prostatitis), urinary tract infection or sexually transmitted disease.
CAPTURED Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein is suffering from a chronic prostate infection but has refused a biopsy to rule out cancer.
Chronic Prostatitis: A recurring prostate infection.
Unlike an acute prostate infection, the only symptoms of chronic infectious prostatitis may be recurring infectious cystitis (bladder infection).
The drawback with the PSA test is that it has a high false positive rate (estimated at up to 75%), meaning it picks up many benign conditions of raised PSA levels in the blood -- such as enlargement of the prostate or a prostate infection.