Prostatitis is the swelling and inflammation of the prostate gland. The prostate gland is responsible for producing semen that contains sperms. Prostatitis can be grouped into chronic and acute prostatitis. Chronic prostatitis is more common, where the symptoms lasting several months.
Acute Prostatitis requires immediate attention, where the onset of symptoms being severe and sudden. Prostatitis symptoms may include:
o Painful or difficult urination
o Pain in the pelvic, lower abdomen or lower back area
o Urgent need to pee
o Blood in the urine
o Flu-like symptoms, including a high temperature