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My husband has a prostate infection. Is there anything I can do to help him?

My husband has a prostate infection. Is there anything I can do to help him?

Avoid spicy food: Prepare bland food. Avoid spicy or fried foods. Be supportive. ...Read more

Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
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Prostate (Definition)

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


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How can I treat prostate infection?

Prostate infections: are hard to diagnose and hard to treat. Often they require a longer course of Quinolone antibiotics such as Cipro (ciprofloxacin) ...Read more

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How do get to know I realy have prostate infection.I mean are there any tests which can correctly inform me about the infection?

How do get to know I realy have prostate infection.I mean are there any tests which can correctly inform me about the infection?

No single test: Prostatitis is a diagnosis that is most accurately made based on symptoms(like painful urination, frequent urination, difficulty urinating, scrotal/anal/low abdomen/low back pain), exam findings including a rectal exam to assess the prostate and urine testings. ...Read more

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Been on doxycline almost 30 days for prostate infection, I don't feel any better. How long does take for medicine to kick in?

Talk with doctor: You should have felt at least somewhat better in a week or two. Talk to your doctor about trying other antibiotic like Cipro (ciprofloxacin) or other treatment. ...Read more

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I'm having nocturnal emissions around 15 times in a month and thesemen iis clear.does it indicates Ihave prostate infection?no other symptoms at all.

I'm having nocturnal emissions  around 15 times in a month and thesemen iis clear.does it indicates Ihave prostate infection?no other symptoms at all.

Seminal emmission: Emmission of clear fluid while you sleep is normal. This fluid are from the bulbourethral glands that nuetralize urinary acid and Is common when you are having exciting dreams! ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have a prostate infection or a bladder infection?

How can I tell if I have a prostate infection or a bladder infection?

Examination: To determine where the infection is and what type, an office evaluation and clinical history are important. In addition, adjunctive testing such as urinalysis and blood tests are important. ...Read more

Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
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Infection (Definition)

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


Dr. James Kuan
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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