What is Prostatitis?

This condition is caused by an infection of the male reproductive gland by bacteria.

Causes

1. Usually affects young male adults.
2. Sex workers.
3. Indwelling catheter.

Clinical Features

1. Fever, chills, rigors.
2. Painful urination.
3. Extremely tender prostate.
4. Low back pain.
5. Testicular discomfort.

Management

1. Antibiotics.
2. Plenty of fluids.
3. Consult a doctor.

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