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Can a 24 yrs old male get prostate cancer? was on cipro (ciprofloxacin) for 1 month for prostatitis, now stopped. burning in urine and ejaculating on perineum area.

3 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Not cancer, but...: You're got one of these prostate-discomfort problems that's likely to be a challenge to treat. Cancer doesn't act or present like this and at your age tne odds are basically zero, but you owe it to yourself and anybody special in your life to get managed. Good luck.
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
You stillmay have it: Go back to your doctor , you still may have prostatitis need additional treatments , o back to your doctor for follow up visit.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology 47 years experience
24 yo men: Do not get prostate cancer. You could have persistent prostatitis. I'm confused about perineal ejacaulate if you do not have perineal urination as well. You need to see a urologist that can examine external genitalia, perineum, rectum and cystourethroscopy.

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Last updated Jan 2, 2018

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