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What is Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis?

What is Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis?

  • Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis is a symptomless microscopic condition of the prostate gland. It should be distinguished from other forms of prostatitis such as chronic bacterial prostatitis, acute bacterial prostatitis and chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CPPS).
  • Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: An autosomal dominant porphyria that is due to a deficiency of HYDROXYMETHYLBILANE SYNTHASE in the LIVER, the third enzyme in the 8-enzyme biosynthetic pathway of HEME. Clinical features are recurrent and life-threatening neurologic disturbances, ABDOMINAL PAIN, and elevated level of AMINOLEVULINIC ACID and PORPHOBILINOGEN in the urine.
    Source - Diseases Database

Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis, or a subtype of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: Introduction

Types of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis:

Broader types of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis:

How serious is Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis?

Complications of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: see complications of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis

What causes Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis?

Causes of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: see causes of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis

What are the symptoms of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis?

Symptoms of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: see symptoms of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis

Complications of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: see complications of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis

Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: Urologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis.
Treatments for Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: see treatments for Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis
Research for Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: see research for Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis

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Hospitalization statistics for Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis:

  • 0.023% (2,982) of hospital consultant episodes were for inflammatory diseases of prostate in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 95% of hospital consultant episodes for inflammatory diseases of prostate required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 100% of hospital consultant episodes for inflammatory diseases of prostate were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 14% of hospital consultant episodes for inflammatory diseases of prostate required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 4.7 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for inflammatory diseases of prostate in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 4 days was the median length of stay in hospitals for inflammatory diseases of prostate in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Organs Affected by Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis:

Organs and body systems related to Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis include:

Name and Aliases of Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis

Main name of condition: Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis

Other names or spellings for Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis:

AIP

PBG deaminase deficiency, Porphobilinogen deaminase deficiency, Pyrroloporphyria, Uroporphyrinogen synthase deficiency, Acute intermittent porphyria Source - Diseases Database

PBGD deficiency, Porphobilinogen deaminase deficiency, Porphyria, Swedish type, UPS deficiency, Uroporphyrinogen synthase deficiency, Acute intermittent porphyria
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Asymptomatic inflammatory prostatitis: Related Conditions

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