The clinical picture of prostatitis is very variable, so the patient can be observed not all the symptoms and signs of disease. The main symptoms of prostatitis: a breakdown in sexual life (in this case, the patient may be disturbed by the mechanism of erection, orgasm weakening); frequent urge to urinate, burning in the urethra and perineum; defecation arises unpleasant sensation; urination intermittent and painful; the urine can be observed floating thread; long night erection; during bowel movements are observed urethral discharge; erased orgasms; fatigue, malaise; anxiety, depression, insomnia, reduced potency.
In the initial stage of prostatitis may not manifest any symptoms or signs. Acute prostatitis is characterized by frequent urge to urinate that occurs painful. At this time there may be pain in the perineum, worse overall health and reduced potency. If you do not start treatment at this stage, the pathological process of the disease leads to chronic form.
The chronic form is characterized by frequent urination, pain in the abdomen (lower part), which give in the crotch. Disturbed sexual activity, with a further course of prostatitis perhaps even the emergence of male infertility.
If there are signs of prostatitis a man should have to seek the assistance of a doctor, as self medication with adverse consequences. A doctor orders laboratory examinations, analyzes the patient's complaints. On examination, the patient professional doctor detects abnormal changes in the configuration and size of the prostate, holds a finger examination of the prostate.
Additional research methods include uroflowmetry and ultrasound scanning. When holding the semen detected changes in the secretory activity of the gland. Necessarily performed and bacteriological examination, which allows to determine the infectious cause of the disease. Treatment of prostatitis is impossible without high-quality diagnostics.