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Suggest treatment for frequent urination when suffering from bacterial prostatitis

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Posted on Wed, 27 May 2015
Question: My husband has had a problem with frequent urination. He was seen by a urologist,who has tried him on a couple meds. He says it is a problem with his prostate.When the doc presses on his prostate puss discharges from his penis.Do you know what may be causing this,should he be on an antibiotic?

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Answered by Dr. Manuel C See IV (2 hours later)
Brief Answer:
He needs an antibiotic.

Detailed Answer:
Good Day and thank you for being with Healthcare Magic!

If pus is coming out of the prostate then he might have a bacterial prostatitis. This should be treated with ciprofloxacin etc. for one month. I am surprised that the doctor who did the rectal examination didn't prescribe an antibiotic.

I hope I have succeeded in providing the information you were looking for. Please feel free to write back to me for any further clarifications at: http://www.HealthcareMagic.com/doctors/dr-manuel-c-see-iv/66014 I would gladly help you. Best wishes
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Brief Answer: He needs an antibiotic. Detailed Answer: Good Day and thank you for being with Healthcare Magic! If pus is coming out of the prostate then he might have a bacterial prostatitis. This should be treated with ciprofloxacin etc. for one month. I am surprised that the doctor who did the rectal examination didn't prescribe an antibiotic. I hope I have succeeded in providing the information you were looking for. Please feel free to write back to me for any further clarifications at: http://www.HealthcareMagic.com/doctors/dr-manuel-c-see-iv/66014 I would gladly help you. Best wishes