hello my name is mohamed. i would like to get some feeedback from DR Kongrad and other members.i was diagnosed with prostatitis at the age of 34. i am now 40. my symptoms wax and wane but i am at a point where i am seriously considering the LRP surgery. the only problem i have is that i am not sure if i have ic or prostatitis. at first i was given 3 month of cirpro that helped but then symptoms returned. perinial pain (not too bad) no bladder pain, a constant vague urge to viod loacted at the…See More
Welcome to the prostatitis social network. It's not uncommon to hear about confusion between interstitial cystitis and chronic prostatitis. Has any dietary modification made any difference for you?
What is your score on the Chronic Prostatitis Symptom Index (posted on home page)?
If you have been diagnosed with prostatitis, please tell us your story: age, duration of symptoms, treatments, results, and the like.
hello i was diagnosed about 6 years ago. tried diffrent antiabiotics, flomax, cadura, elmiron , elavil . i do not have the relief that i expect. more so i am confused if i have ic or prostatitis. most doctor think i is prostatitis but the only treatment that helped me was a bladder distention and uretharl dialation. i tried this treatment again but had no relief.