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Could prostatitis cause hemorrhoids?

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In brief: No

Prostatitis is inflammation of the prostate gland than can or cannot be associated with bacterial infection, depending on the course of the disease.
Hemorrhoids are not caused by prostate problems; other causes must be evaluated if hemmorhoids if present.

In brief: No

Prostatitis is inflammation of the prostate gland than can or cannot be associated with bacterial infection, depending on the course of the disease.
Hemorrhoids are not caused by prostate problems; other causes must be evaluated if hemmorhoids if present.
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: If you

Are straining to urinate because of the prostatitis it may contribute to a flare of your hemorrhoids, or if you are dehydrated this can cause prostatitis as well as constipation and hemorrhoid flare.

In brief: If you

Are straining to urinate because of the prostatitis it may contribute to a flare of your hemorrhoids, or if you are dehydrated this can cause prostatitis as well as constipation and hemorrhoid flare.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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