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treatment for congestive prostatitis

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramsay Kuo
25 years experience Urology
Depends on cause: It is important to make sure that prostatic is is not infectious in nature. A prostatic massage and culture of prostatic fluid and voided urine after ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Antibiotics: Plus prostate emptying.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Kuan
21 years experience Urology
Depends: There are different sub-types of prostatitis and for each the treatment varies. Also important to rule out other causes for your symptoms. Speak to ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Bennett
29 years experience Urology
PROSTATITIS: There are several known causes of prostatitis and many more unknown causes. Diet and stress mgmt are important if a bacterial cause or anatomic cause ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Bragg
43 years experience Family Medicine
Antibiotics: Depends on the cause. Usually bacterial in nature, antibiotics are used and preferably if the exact bacteria is identified. Also, medications that s ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Antibiotics: You need antibiotics for this infection of the prostate.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Bennett
29 years experience Urology
PROSTATITIS: Several food triggers can flare chronic non-bacterial prostatitis, but this is a diagnosis only confirmed after many other things have been ruled out ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Yes: Yes by avoiding caffeine and consuming a bland non-spicy diet. Avoid stress and try nice long sitz baths.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience Family Medicine
Prostatitis Rx: There are two kinds of prostatitis: acute (usually more severe) and chronic (most common). Chronic prostatitis is generally treated with several week ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
None available: If you really have acute bacterial prostatitis or a urinary tract infection, eg bladder or kidney, or an std (sexually transmitted disease), there's r ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Mills
19 years experience Urology
Yes: You may have pelvic floor dysfunction that medications won't help. Consider seeing a physical therapist who specializes in pelvic muscle therapy.

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