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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.

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Dr. William Singer
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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.

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Might it be possible that a a man have difficulty urinating with a bladder infection alone, without a prostate infection involved?

Might it be possible that a a man have difficulty urinating with a bladder infection alone, without a prostate infection involved?

Yes: By difficulty I mean urgency, frequency, leakage, or pain.Prostatitis will cause reduction in size and force of stream.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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)

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Why are prostate infections so difficult to treat?

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

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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.

Dr. Thomas Fiala
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Infection (Definition)

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