How is prostatitis classified?

Updated: Dec 06, 2018
  • Author: Paul J Turek, MD; Chief Editor: Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor, III, MD  more...
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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has recognized and defined a classification system for prostatitis in 1999. [1] The 4 syndromes of prostatitis are as follows:


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