Prostate
Seminal vesicles
Tuberculosis

Author: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 30 August 2016, last major update December 2014

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PubMed Search: Prostate [title] tuberculosis
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Definition / General
Cite this page: Tuberculosis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/prostatesemtb.html. Accessed December 8th, 2016.
Definition / General
  • Usually secondary to prostatic infection, in glands adjacent to organ
  • TB of prostate and seminal vesicles usually causes no symptoms; first symptom is onset of tuberculous epididymitis