Prostatitis, inflammation of the prostate gland, can cause significant male pelvic pain and other symptoms.
Edema — swelling caused by excess fluid in tissues — can affect any part of your body. Treating the underlying cause is key to resolving edema.
Painful urination: Symptom — Overview covers definition, possible causes of burning pain during urination (dysuria).
Tests and diagnosis
X-rays are a form of radiation that can make images of your bones and internal organs.
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