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What causes a chronic bacterial prostatitis?

What causes a chronic bacterial prostatitis?

Not all prostatitis: Is bacterial. Perhaps prostate and seminal vesicle congestion may be irritating? We call prostatis when we cannot make a more specific diagnosis, and you suffer irritative effects. Commonly, anti-biotics are used, and anti-inflammatories. But sex, too much or too little, has no established role. Having sex can elevate the psa test, however. ...Read more

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Prostatitis (Definition)

Prostatitis is the swelling and inflammation of the prostate gland, which is a gland located beneath the bladder in men. Prostatitis usually results in painful and difficult urination, and there may be flu-like symptoms present. There are many causes of prostatitis, one of ...Read more


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Can prostate examination cause prostatitis? I went to a urologist he poke my prostate rigorously. Can i get chronic prostatitis from this procedure?

Can prostate examination cause prostatitis? I went to a urologist he poke my prostate rigorously. Can i get chronic prostatitis from this procedure?

No: Rectal examination of the prostate will not cause prostatitis. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Can prostatitis cause erectile dysfunction and can you get prostatitis after a vasectomy?

Can prostatitis cause erectile dysfunction and can you get prostatitis after a vasectomy?

Prostatitis: Yes prostatitis can result in inflammation to the nerves that facilitate erections due to their close proximity to the prostate. Vasectomy does not increase nor decrease the likelihood of developing prostatitis. ...Read more

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Could prostatitis cause pain in the opening of my penis?

Could prostatitis cause pain in the opening of my penis?

Yes: Having prostatitis can cause a variety of urinary symptoms including perineal pressure, burning or discomfort with urination including the opening to the penis, and urinary frequency. ...Read more

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Help please! could chronic masturbation cause prostatitis?

Masturbation: Nope. Not in any way. There are no health or medical consequences to masturbation in general. Masturbation is a normal and common part of the human experience. ...Read more

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Could prostatitis cause hemorrhoids?

Could prostatitis cause hemorrhoids?

No: Prostatitis is inflammation of the prostate gland than can or cannot be associated with bacterial infection, depending on the course of the disease. Hemorrhoids are not caused by prostate problems; other causes must be evaluated if hemmorhoids if present. ...Read more

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Could prostatitis cause sexual dysfunction?

Could prostatitis cause sexual dysfunction?

Potential pain and: Distraction can interfere w/sexual response. Please see a urologist for treatment for both your prostatitis and ed. Peace and good health. ...Read more