Prostatitis Forum & Social Network

Acute and chronic prostatitis discussion. Arnon Krongrad, MD, moderator.


Other Illnesses

Does prostatitis cause prostate cancer or infertility? Does it affect mental function? Or cause bowel disturbance?

This group will host discussions about how prostatitis may interact with and cause dysfunction with other illnesses, such as prostate cancer, and/or organ systems other than urinary and sexual, such as psychological and bowel.

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Latest Activity: Jul 14, 2012

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Prostatitis Associated with Auto-Immune Pancreatitis

Auto-immune pancreatitis (AIP) can be associated with manifestations outside the pancreas, including prostatitis (click here).Continue

Tags: pancreatitis

Started by Arnon Krongrad, MD Jul 14, 2012.

Pancreas removal for severe, chronic pain

A report came across my desk by pure accident: a man in the U.S. had his pancreas removed for severe, chronic pain. This was done after he failed numerous otehr treatments. One wonders if his…Continue

Tags: pain, chronic, removal, surgery, pancreatitis

Started by Arnon Krongrad, MD Apr 30, 2012.

Chronic Prostatitis and Colon Cancer 2 Replies

A case-control study from Taiwan has found that men with chronic prostatitis/CPPS were more likely to be diagnosed with colon cancer. …Continue

Tags: cancer, study, taiwan, prostatitis, colon

Started by Arnon Krongrad, MD. Last reply by Arnon Krongrad, MD Mar 22, 2012.

Treatment of Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome Improves Semen Quality

A new study involving relatively young Korean men with Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome (CPPS) found that treatment with alpha-blocker and cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitor improved semen quality. The…Continue

Tags: quality, semen, treatment, korea, fertility

Started by Arnon Krongrad, MD Jan 15, 2012.

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