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Can Men Get Candidal Infections In Their Prostate Glands
Unlikely: Although it is a possibility, it is unlikely to get a candidal infection in the prostate. These infections are usually bacterial or aquired sexually (std). Men who are at increased risk for a possible candidal prostate infection are men who are immunocompromised such as having hiv. ...Read more
The prostate is a gland that lies at the base of the bladder and surrounding a segment of urethra. It secretes a milky fluid that is discharged by excretory ducts into the urethra during the emission of semen. It is clinically important because enlargement of the prostate with age, and prostate cancer are two common ...Read more
Yes: Yes and yes. See your gyn for treatment. ...Read more
Genital warts: There is no single effective cure for removal of genital warts. A number of treatment options exist; however, no treatment is 100% effective in eliminating warts and preventing them from coming back in all patients. It also is not possible to eliminate infection with human papillomavirus once it has occurred. Genital warts may go away on their own in about 10%-20% of people over 3-5 months. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a man on immunosuppressant cause their female partner to have urinary tract infections after sex?
Can large labia minoras be why women get frequent UTIs/bladder infections? Maybe the bacteria gets trapped?
Many factors.: There are many things which predispose women to UTIs. Women naturally have shorter urethra, which allows bacteria easier access to the bladder. Hygiene is also an issue (wipe front to back, always, after using bathroom). Obesity & large labia can cause obstruction, predisposing to UTIs. Genetics also plays a part - if your mother or sister had frequent UTIs, you're likely to as well. HopeThisHelps ...Read more
Here are some...: Thrush is referred to the lesion of yeast mucosal infection. Yeast infection in a long tight foreskin is common, especially in one with inadequate topical hygiene and poorly controlled diabetes; it yes, it involves almost the whole glans penis and foreskin, called balanoposthitis and it unlikely affects the opening (meatus) alone. More? Seek pro-evaluation timely. ...Read more
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Jock Itch: Tinea Cruris is medical term, it is common because of area being susceptible to retain moisture which is a good breeding ground for yeast infections. Antifungal creams, keeping area dry and probably antifungal pills would help greatly. You can see your doctor if you continue to have this problem. ...Read more
Shrinkage: Lack of hormones an usage can cause atrophy or shrinkage but both are needed and this comes after the 50s and 60. All the things you can do in the interrest of maintaning good health can postpone these cganges including sexual activity. ...Read more
If cured of genital infection by antibiotics, women can remain infected in the gastrointestinal tract and can become re-infected by auto. Is it true?
Only Group B strep: In general, genital infections that are cured by antibiotics are no longer present in the body. The one exception is infection with Group B strep. Group B strep is a germ that commonly lives in the gastrointestinal tract of men and women, but does not cause any symptoms. It can spread to the genital tract of women and in pregnancy can be very dangerous to baby infected prior to or during delivery ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: Bladder infections per se do not cause prostate enlargement. Prostates tend to enlarge slowly with advancing age. Rapid prostate enlargement can be caused by prostatitis (actual infection of the prostate gland). Chronic bladder infections can lead to to prostatitis which in turn indirectly can cause prostate enlargement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Smegma not bumps: M genitalis is what is found in the cheesy, curdly secretion found between the foreskin and glans penis. It does not cause bumps- if you are referring to the whitish bumps that is sometimes seen alon the edge of the glans penis, those are naturally occurring " pink pearly penile papules ". ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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