What is the global incidence of prostatitis?

Updated: Nov 01, 2019
  • Author: Paul J Turek, MD; Chief Editor: Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor, III, MD  more...
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The incidence of mycobacterial prostatitis, concomitant with disseminated disease, is increasing in underdeveloped countries. Areas with widespread sexually transmitted disease (STD) rates and prostitution have a higher incidence of acute bacterial prostatitis.

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