Inflammatory Responses in a Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Epithelial Cell Line (BPH-1) Infected with Trichomonas vaginalis.

@article{Kim2016InflammatoryRI,
  title={Inflammatory Responses in a Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Epithelial Cell Line (BPH-1) Infected with Trichomonas vaginalis.},
  author={Sang-su Kim and Jung-Hyun Kim and I H Han and M H Ahn and J S Ryu},
  journal={The Korean journal of parasitology},
  year={2016},
  volume={54 2},
  pages={123-32}
}
Trichomonas vaginalis causes the most prevalent sexually transmitted infection worldwide. Trichomonads have been detected in prostatic tissues from prostatitis, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), and prostate cancer. Chronic prostatic inflammation is known as a risk factor for prostate enlargement, benign prostatic hyperplasia symptoms, and acute urinary… CONTINUE READING