Transrectal ultrasonography directed intraprostatic injection of gentamycin-xylocaine in the management of the benign painful prostate syndrome. A report of a 5 year clinical study of 75 patients.

@article{Mayersak1998TransrectalUD,
  title={Transrectal ultrasonography directed intraprostatic injection of gentamycin-xylocaine in the management of the benign painful prostate syndrome. A report of a 5 year clinical study of 75 patients.},
  author={J S Mayersak},
  journal={International surgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={83 4},
  pages={347-9}
}
There is almost a complete failure of the urological profession to study chronic prostate gland pain, which is its most common and difficult condition to manage. Variations in nomenclature for the disease include pelvic floor myalgia syndrome, chronic anxiety syndrome, prostatodynia, interstitial cystitis and abacterial prostatitis, so comparison of treatment populations is difficult. Over 50% of negative prostate biopsies being performed for PSA elevation show prostatitis lesions… CONTINUE READING