Management of Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome

Eur Urol Focus. 2019 Jan;5(1):2-4. doi: 10.1016/j.euf.2018.08.027. Epub 2018 Sep 8.

Abstract

Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome represents a wide range of clinical phenotypes and has traditionally been a diagnosis of exclusion with few proven remedies. Our structured, simplified approach to evaluation and management of this complex condition results in improved patient outcomes.

MeSH terms

  • Chronic Disease
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Disease Management
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Pelvic Pain / etiology
  • Pelvic Pain / therapy*
  • Prostatitis / etiology
  • Prostatitis / therapy*
  • Symptom Assessment