prostatitis

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noun pros·ta·ti·tis \ˌpräs-tə-ˈtī-təs\

Definition of prostatitis

  1. :  inflammation of the prostate gland

Origin and Etymology of prostatitis

New Latin


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prostatitis

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noun pros·ta·ti·tis \ˌpräs-tə-ˈtīt-əs\

Medical Definition of prostatitis

  1. :  inflammation of the prostate gland


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