Prostatitis - What Happens
especially if it continues for a long time, can cause
acute prostatitis have severe pain and fever. Most men recover fully when treated with antibiotics.
Delaying treatment increases the risk of complications, such as
sepsis or an
abscess in the prostate.
Chronic bacterial prostatitis
Chronic bacterial prostatitis can be difficult to treat, because some
medicines have a hard time reaching the prostate.
chronic bacterial prostatitis commonly have repeated urinary tract infections.
The infection may spread to the
The presence of infected
prostate stones (prostatic calculi) can make treatment of chronic
bacterial prostatitis more difficult.
Chronic prostatitis/pelvic pain syndrome, inflammatory and noninflammatory
Chronic prostatitis/pelvic pain syndrome,
noninflammatory, often get better over time without
serious complications. But the symptoms sometimes return