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I have prostate cancer, is it more likely that a bacterial infection become septic?

10 doctors weighed in
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In brief: No

Having prostate cancer does not make a man more likely to become septic or become infected.

In brief: No

Having prostate cancer does not make a man more likely to become septic or become infected.
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
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Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

A bacterial infection can become septic (get into the blood stream) whether you have prostate cancer or not.

In brief: No

A bacterial infection can become septic (get into the blood stream) whether you have prostate cancer or not.
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
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In brief: Sepsis

I do not think so.

In brief: Sepsis

I do not think so.
Dr. Richard Sarle
Dr. Richard Sarle
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