Chronic Prostatitis/Pelvic Pain Syndrome, Noninflammatory (NIH Category IIIB)
Chronic prostatitis/pelvic pain syndrome, noninflammatory, is a common form of Reference prostatitis Opens New Window. It causes pain in the pelvic area, where the prostate is located, without symptoms of general illness, infection, or inflammation.
Chronic prostatitis/pelvic pain syndrome, noninflammatory, was formerly called prostatodynia.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: Reference December 3, 2011|
|Medical Review:||Reference E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Reference J. Curtis Nickel, MD, FRCSC - Urology