N51.0: Disorders of prostate in diseases classified elsewhere

Your prostate is inflamed.

The male genital organs include the testicles, the epididymis and the penis. The prostate forms part of the male genital organs. The prostate sits below the bladder and encircles the urethra. The prostate is also known as the prostate gland. Some of the seminal fluid is formed in the prostate. But there are also other smaller glands and various other tissues that are part of the genitals.

You have been infected with specific pathogens. As a result, your prostate has become inflamed.

The inflammation can cause a number of different symptoms such as pain or high temperature.


This information is not intended for self-diagnosis and does not replace professional medical advice from a doctor. If you find an ICD code on a personal medical document, please also note the diagnostic confidence indicator.
Your doctor will assist you with any health-related questions and explain the ICD code to you in a direct consultation if necessary.


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