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Prostatitis: Podcast Episode 8

Did you know that half of all men will experience prostatitis at some point in their lives?

Prostatitis is a painful condition involving inflammation and in rarer cases infection of the groin, including the prostate, penis, testicles, perineum and/or rectum.

Not only is it terribly uncomfortable; it can be a little scary.

We asked UNC Medical Center urologist Eric Wallen, MD, to explain what prostatitis is and what can be done to fix it.