Prostatic tuberculosis: Introduction
Prostatic tuberculosis: Tuberculous prostatitis must be viewed as a systemic disease, and the treatment is primarily medical. Hospitalization is usually unnecessary but may be required to treat noncompliant patients.
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causes, and treatments of Prostatic tuberculosis is available below.
Symptoms of Prostatic tuberculosis
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Treatments for Prostatic tuberculosis
- A multidrug regimen is the primary treatment. Initial therapy is similar to that used to treat pulmonary disease. Four drugs are used unless a drug resistance is improbable.Empiric antimicrobial therapy must be comprehensive and should cover all likely pathogens in the context of the clinical setting
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Prostatic tuberculosis?
Prostatic tuberculosis: Complications
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Causes of Prostatic tuberculosis
- Prior infection with TB is the most important risk factor
- HIV infection increases the risk for active TB
- Prolonged steroid use and immunosuppressive therapy may increase the risk of reactivation of dormant foci
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Prostatic tuberculosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Prostatic tuberculosis
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Prostatic tuberculosis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Prostatic tuberculosis
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Prostatic tuberculosis: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Prostatic tuberculosis
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Prostatic tuberculosis: Animations
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Prognosis for Prostatic tuberculosis
Prognosis for Prostatic tuberculosis:
Most patients with prostatic tuberculosis (TB) can be cured with early treatment with a multiple-drug regimen.
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Research about Prostatic tuberculosis
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Prostatic tuberculosis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Prostatic tuberculosis
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