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Epidemiology of prostatitis: new evidence for a world-wide problem.

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We review new data on the epidemiology of chronic prostatitis. These population-based studies used reasonable case-definitions to survey various populations from North America, Europe and Asia. Overall, 2-10% of adult men suffer from symptoms compatible with chronic prostatitis at any time and approximately 15% of men suffer from symptoms of prostatitis at some point in their lives. Other epidemiologic data suggest that chronic prostatitis may be associated with an increased risk for developm...

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10.1007/s00345-003-0325-4

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Role:
Author
Journal:
World journal of urology
Volume:
21
Issue:
2
Pages:
70-74
Publication date:
2003-06-01
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EISSN:
1433-8726
ISSN:
0724-4983
Source identifiers:
134129
Language:
English
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uuid:61e719f4-a77d-4323-ac65-94e4b3af0f6d
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2014-06-16

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