prostatic massage

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prostatic massage n.

  1. The expression of prostatic secretions by applying pressure on the prostate with a finger in the rectum.

  2. The emptying of prostatic sini and ducts by repeated downward compression maneuvers, used in the treatment of inflammatory conditions of the prostate.

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