alexa Xanthogranulomatous Prostatitis: A Rare Case Report
ISSN: 2168-9857

Medical & Surgical Urology
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Case Report

Xanthogranulomatous Prostatitis: A Rare Case Report

Nikhil Patil*, Vinay S Kundargi, Siddangouda B Patil, Ashok Kumar Biradar and Anup S Desai

Department of Urology, B.L.D.E.U.’s Shri B. M. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Karnataka, India

*Corresponding Author:
Nikhil Patil
Department of Urology, B.L.D.E.U.’s Shri B. M. Patil Medical College
Hospital & Research Centre, Bijapur, Karnataka, India
Tel: 91 20 27424194/ 27421095,96,97
E-mail: [email protected]

Received date : February 09, 2014; Accepted date : March 23, 2014; Published date : March 28, 2014

Citation: Patil N, Kundargi VS, Patil SB, Biradar AK, Desai AS (2014) Xanthogranulomatous Prostatitis: A Rare Case Report. Med Surg Urol 3: 131. doi:10.4172/2168-9857.1000131

Copyright: © 2014 Patil N, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.



Xanthogranulomatous prostatitis is one such rare benign inflammatory lesion of prostate. Herein we report a rare case of xanthogranulomatous prostatitis concurrent with benign prostatic hyperplasia. The exact cause of xanthogranulomatous prostatitis remains unknown. Xanthogranulomatous prostatitis is rare condition both clinically and microscopically. There are no specific radiological features. Serum prostatic specific antigen is non-specific. Only ten cases of xanthogranulomatous prostatitis have been reported till date throughout the world.


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