Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Histoplasma prostatic abscess

Histoplasma prostatic abscess: Introduction

Histoplasma prostatic abscess: Prostatic abscess, which is an uncommon but well-described complication of acute bacterial prostatitis (ABP), is a potential indication for surgery. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Histoplasma prostatic abscess is available below.

Symptoms of Histoplasma prostatic abscess

  • A prostatic abscess should be suspected when worsening clinical symptoms follow an initial favorable response to treatment of acute bacterial prostatitis or a fluctuant mass is developing in the prostate gland.
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Histoplasma prostatic abscess

  • Medical management of prostatic abscess is often unsuccessful.Transrectal or perineal aspiration of the abscess is preferred and is often effective, especially if symptoms do not improve after 1 week of medical therapy
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Histoplasma prostatic abscess:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Histoplasma prostatic abscess?

Causes of Histoplasma prostatic abscess

  • Immunocompromised
  • Patients who have diabetes
  • Patients with urethral instrumentation
  • Prolonged indwelling urethral catheters
  • Patients on maintenance dialysis
  • more causes...»

More information about causes of Histoplasma prostatic abscess:

Histoplasma prostatic abscess: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Histoplasma prostatic abscess

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be...read more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical...read more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is...read more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild...read more »

Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder or other ...read more »

Histoplasma prostatic abscess: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Histoplasma prostatic abscess

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Histoplasma prostatic abscess:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Histoplasma prostatic abscess, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Histoplasma prostatic abscess: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Histoplasma prostatic abscess: Animations

Prognosis for Histoplasma prostatic abscess

Prognosis for Histoplasma prostatic abscess: Decreased fertility has been reported, but only in cases of massive bacterial inoculation.

Histoplasma prostatic abscess: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Histoplasma prostatic abscess, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Histoplasma prostatic abscess Info

More information about Histoplasma prostatic abscess

  1. Histoplasma prostatic abscess: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise