OverviewThe prostate gland is a fibrous organ that surrounds the urinary urethra at the base of the bladder.
Review Date 8/31/2015
Updated by: Jennifer Sobol, DO, urologist with the Michigan Institute of Urology, West Bloomfield, MI. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.