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ea0035p694 | Male reproduction | ECE2014

Seminal, clinical and color-Doppler ultrasound correlations of prostatitis-like symptoms in males of infertile couples

Lotti Francesco , Corona Giovanni , Mondaini Nicola , Maseroli Elisa , Rossi Matteo , Filimberti Erminio , Noci Ivo , Forti Gianni , Maggi Mario

Introduction: ‘Prostatitis-like symptoms’ (PLS) are a cluster of bothersome conditions defined as ‘perineal and/or ejaculatory pain or discomfort and National Institutes of Health-Chronic Prostatitis Symptom Index (NIH-CPSI) pain subdomain score ≥4’ (Nickel’s criteria). PLS may originate from the prostate or from other portions of the male genital tract. Although PLS could be associated with ‘prostatitis’, they should not be confused. T...