A member asked:

Why are prostate infections so difficult to treat?

4 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. George Klauber answered

Specializes in Pediatric Urology

Abc poorly permiable: Most antibiotics permeate poorly into the prostatic tissues.

Answered 7/18/2014


Dr. Ronald Krauser answered

Specializes in Rheumatology

See details: Prostate infections are generally responsive to appropriate antibiotics. One reason for recurrent infections may be that antibiotics were stopped too soon. It is advisable to continue antibiotics for 6 weeks.

Answered 11/24/2018



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