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Prostatitis
MeSH HeadingProstatitis
Tree NumberC12.294.565.750
Annotationcoordinate with appropriate infection term if pertinent; do not confuse with PROSTATISM
Scope NoteInfiltration of inflammatory cells into the parenchyma of PROSTATE. The subtypes are classified by their varied laboratory analysis, clinical presentation and response to treatment.
Entry TermAcute Bacterial Prostatitis
Entry TermAsymptomatic Inflammatory Prostatitis
Entry TermChronic Bacterial Prostatitis
Entry TermChronic Prostatitis with Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD011472


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Male Urogenital Diseases [C12]
   Genital Diseases, Male [C12.294]
      Prostatic Diseases [C12.294.565]
Prostatic Hyperplasia [C12.294.565.500]
Prostatic Neoplasms [C12.294.565.625]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeProstatitis [C12.294.565.750]

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