A 50-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

How can I treat chronic epididymitis?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience in Urology
Medications: This is generally initially treated with appropriate antibiotics and anti-inflammatory medications such ibuprofen. Other treatment measures include a sitz bath and wearing a scrotal support.
Answered on May 13, 2016

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
41 years experience in Wound care
Prostatitis and sex: Yes. Part of the treatment regimen is to reduce the activity of the prostate. And ejaculation requires prostate participation. So sexual activity best ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohsin Reza
Specializes in Family Medicine
Maybe: Acute epididymitis is most commonly infectious in etiology but can also be from noninfectious causes such as trauma and autoimmune diseases. Based on ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some ...: If epididymitis-causing bug is sensitive to the prescribed antibiotics, usually yes, a course of one-week use will usually suffice but not necessary t ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience in Urology
Chronic inflammation: This is a chronic condition usually resulting from infection. This is a structure around the testicle that becomes tender and is usually treated with ... Read More
6
6 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month