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prostatis in a young male, please help

My husband has been diagnosed with prostatis at our local er and the pain is getting some much worse, now it has spread to his thiegh with sharp needle like pain and blood in his stool. No one will tell us what is wrong with my husband im getting worried. They had him on medication but its making him sick and causing more pain, He is only 27 years old. What should we do, I cant seem to get a PSA test done on him, they say its not needed..Please help!!!
Asked On : Sat, 26 Dec 2009
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  Anonymous's Response

My boyfriend had a similar problem and he was treated with a course of antibiotics.

Answered: Sat, 26 Dec 2009
  Anonymous's Response

Blood in stool is nothing related to prostatitis.

Answered: Sat, 26 Dec 2009
  User's Response

what do you think we should do, the antibiotics are not working and the pain is getting much worse?

Answered: Sat, 26 Dec 2009
  Anonymous's Response

prostatitis is difficult to treat and needs a lot of patience as the medications reaching the site of infection is very less compared to the infection, further high doses of medication cannot be given as it is determential on other organs. so it is a slow and steady treatment. this is what i have learnt from my prostate infection. further i dont know why you want to get the PSA test done is there any reason you think it should be done ?

Answered: Sat, 26 Dec 2009
  User's Response

Yes i think the PSA test should be done to determine if the infection is getting worse or if there is a possibility of cancer there. Further we have had another ct scan done, the first one was on the 16th of this month, we had another done last nite at the ER and the prostate was at 5 cm on the 16th but is now grown to 8 cm as of last nite. Something needs to be done, they keep telling us that there is nothing wrong with him.

Answered: Mon, 28 Dec 2009
  Anonymous's Response

when doctors tell there is nothing wrong and things will settle over time you feel something needs to be done. what is that some thing you wish to do that doctors cannot do?

Answered: Mon, 28 Dec 2009
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