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Why do prostate infections make men sweat more?

Why do prostate infections make men sweat more?

Infections: Sweating can also be a symptom of several medical conditions, especially when the sweating is excessive or inappropriate. Many types of infections and cancers are associated with increased sweating that particularly occurs at night. Sweating may accompany hot flashes during the menopausal transition. ...Read more

Dr. Barbara Lavi
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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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Can men get candidal infections in their prostate glands?

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

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How does a man get to know if he has a prostate infection?

How does a man get to know if he has a prostate infection?

Symptoms: Symptoms of prostatitis include frequent urge to urinate, difficulty urinating, pain or burning during urination, chills and fever. ...Read more

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Do prostate infections make it more painful to have a urinary catheter?

Do prostate infections make it more painful to have a urinary catheter?

Yes: Having a prostate infection is usually very bothersome and can be painful. If a catheter is placed with a prostate infection, this is likely exacerbate the prostate infection symptoms and cause much moire discomfort. ...Read more

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Me and my wife are planning to have a baby but me the husband I have a infection on my prostate is it posible for us to have a baby we don't have child?

Me and my wife are planning to have a baby but me the husband I have a infection on my prostate is it posible for us to have a baby we don't have child?

Prostatitis: If you have prostatitis and it is treated (i hope it is being treated?) this should not cause significant fertility problems longterm. Prostatitis can take a month or more to cure, but you should return to baseline during a few months afterwards. ...Read more

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Untreated acute prostate infection?

Untreated acute prostate infection?

Get it treated: At your age, if sexually active, it may be related to a sexually transmitted process. Would get to a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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How can I treat prostate infection?

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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IBest medicine to cure prostate infection?

Get evaluated: You might need an oral antibiotic, if ALL you have is a prostate infection. ...Read more

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What is done to treat a prostate infection?

What is done to treat a prostate infection?

Prostatitis: Antibiotic along w non steroidal anti inflammatory (NSAID) are the most common medications used to treat prostate infection. Common antibiotics : cipro, (ciprofloxacin) bactrim. Common NSAID : Ibuprofen, naproxen. Usually an extended course of treatment > 2 weeks is needed because medications do not penetrate the prostate easily. ...Read more

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Is prostatitis the same thing as a prostate infection?

Is prostatitis the same thing as a prostate infection?

Yes: Prostatitis refers to infection and/or inflammation of the prostate. Prostatitis may be due to infection by various types of organisms or it may be due to non-infectious causes. ...Read more

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What are some natural treatments for prostate infections?

What are some natural treatments for prostate infections?

None; need antibioti: While there may be some "natural" treatments for an enlarged prostate, there are no "natural or "organic" treatments for true prostate infections or prostatitis, which require a prolonged course of antibiotics. Best to go see your family physician or urologist if you think you have an infection. ...Read more

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I have a infection in my prostate are alcohol and beer are bad for me?

Prostatitis: While excessive alcohol is not particularly good for you. There shoul be no worsening of prostatitis symptoms. Some antibiotics do not mix well with alcohol. Check with your pharmacist. ...Read more

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Cefprozil 250 mg for prostate infection?

Most antimicrobials: Will work in acute prostatitis but lots fail in chronic infection because of poor penetration. Penicillins and cephalosporins like this one are among them. ...Read more

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Is it possible that a prostate infection killed all my sperm?

Is it possible that a prostate infection killed all my sperm?

No: A prostate infection is an infection in the prostate gland. Sperm are made in the testicles and would not be affected by a prostate infection. ...Read more

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Why are prostate infections so difficult to treat?

Abc poorly permiable: Most antibiotics permeate poorly into the prostatic tissues. ...Read more

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Is it normal for the symptoms of prostate infections to come and go?

Yes: That is the nature of chronic prostatitis - symptoms may come and go with flare ups. ...Read more

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What are signs of prostate infection?

Prostate infection: Signs: fever / chills / back pain along with urinary frequency / urgency and burning with urination. Some patient will also complain of a discomfort in their perineum (area between scrotum and anus). Testicular/scrotal discomfort has also been described as well. Urine may be cloudy / dark as well. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of a prostate infection?

Family practice: Prostratitis can cause difficult and painful urination. There is often pain in the groin and genitals. You may develop a fever and may progress into a blood infection. During a rectal exam, pressing on the prostate causes severe pain and discomfort. ...Read more

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Prostate infection, how long does it take to fix?

Acute vs chronic: Acute- usually 10-14 days of antibiotics vs chronic - 6-12 weeks of therapy with ~50/50 chance of long-term "cure.". ...Read more

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What are the ways to diagnose a prostate infection?

Prostatitis: There are few varieties of prostatitis, howevevr fevers chills, burning on urination, slow stream, frequency, urgency, and the feeling of pain or pressure between the legs are common warning signs. ...Read more

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Can it be normal to have a prostate infection at age 18?

Yes: A prostate infection can occur at any age, especially if one is sexually active. ...Read more

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Norflfloxacin for prostate infection dosage and for how long?

Prostatitis: This flluorinated quinolone is approved for use in prostatic infection due to e. Coli. It is a broad spectrum antibiotic available by prescription and has some potentially serious side-effects. Would recommend that you consult with your pcp or a urologist before taking this drug and follow their specific recommendations. ...Read more

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How long does a prostate infection take to go away, including symptoms?

How long does a prostate infection take to go away, including symptoms?

Prostate infections: Prostate infections come in 2 forms: acute (with high fever, shaking chills, generalized weakness and perineal pain) and chronic. The chronic form is the most common; it tends to recur once or twice a year. When you treat a flare-up, symptoms usually improve within 2-3 days, but are not completely gone for about 2 weeks. Many doctors treat with antibiotics for 4-6 weeks per flare. ...Read more

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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. Marvin Ott
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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


Men (Definition)

Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more