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What causes a chronic bacterial prostatitis?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience in Radiation Oncology
Not all prostatitis: Is bacterial. Perhaps prostate and seminal vesicle congestion may be irritating? We call prostatis when we cannot make a more specific diagnosis, and you suffer irritative effects. Commonly, anti-biotics are used, and anti-inflammatories. But sex, too much or too little, has no established role. Having sex can elevate the psa test, however.
Answered on Oct 24, 2017

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