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I was diagnosed with acute prostatitis can my wife get a infection or yeast infection through sexual intercourse? We do not use condoms

Maybe. This is most likely if the cause is trichomonas. If this does happen, you can get treated together and this will probably be a very good thing in the long run for eradicating the infection. The other prostatitis microbes aren't so catching. Was a microbe identified? Read more...

Can someone with a prostate infection give me a yeast infection?

ST yeast infection. Prostate infections are generally bacterial and really do not transmit from the person to their partner. The yeast infections have been linked actually to oral sex rather than other forms of intercourse. It's hasn't been shown to help to treat both partners for the yeast infection, but you can try acidophilus to help keep the infections to a minimum. Read more...

"need to pee" feeling 24/7 and slightly burning feeling when peeing. Have been taking antibiotics for 3 weeks, and have been checked for prostatitis. Could yeast infection in the urethra cause this?

Unusual. Yeast infection in the urethra in a young healthy male would be unusual. However, common bladder irritants, such as caffeine, alcohol, and spicy foods can cause a burning, need to urinate sensation. Also, prostatitis may take a long course of antibiotics and anti inflammatoriea to resolve. Read more...
Get checked. That would be an unusual cause for your symptoms. More common would be gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomoniasis, mycoplasma or ureaplasma, all of which cause urethritis. None of these require three weeks of antibiotics, but they do require the right antibiotics. You should see a doctor. Read more...

If a woman has a yeast infection and has sex, could it harm the partner?

It may normally no. Men do not get yeast infections normally but rarely it is possible especialy if they have a immunity problem like diabetes an hiv, but men should wash their genitalia with soap and water thoroghly as yeast can stay in the penis for 4to5 days. Read more...

Can you tell me if a woman has a yeast infection and has sex, will it harm the partner?

Infection potential. There is a possiblity that the partner could become infected. Wait until your symptoms resolve & you have completed your course of treatment. Read more...