A 31-year-old male asked:
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i have prostitis problem since 2 months. recently my penis glands developed yeast infection. are these two related?

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Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Prostate and Penis: Nope. Yeast infection affect the skin. Prostate is a gland full of seminal fluid and sperm and can get inflamed or infected for a number of reasons.
Answered on Jul 11, 2013
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Unrelated.: Yeast infections anywhere do not typically trigger an immune response with swollen glands. You need to see your doctor for this one...And soon.
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See doctor: If Lotrimin has not shown an effect in two days, it may not be a fungal infection and it would be prudent to consult a doctor.

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