Prostatitis is a common disease of the male genitourinary system. The reasons are different. For example, immunodeficiency, lack of physical activity, lack of exercise, inappropriate or excessive sexual activity, excessive fear, alcohol, spices, and dietary fats.
Types of prostatitis
There are two types of prostatitis:
- Acute prostatitis is a rare and severe swelling of the prostate gland caused by an infection. Its symptoms are: high fever, severe pelvic pain, persistent urinary incontinence. If an illness is detected, immediate medical attention is required and possibly hospitalization.
- Chronic prostatitis - its symptoms are pain of varying duration in the lower abdomen and back, dysuria, sexual dysfunction, purulent or clear discharge from the urinary tract. With the slow progression of the disease, there are no visible symptoms, they can be checked by passing the necessary tests.
Prostatitis treatment methods
Today, the methods of treating prostatitis are very different and depend on the degree and nature of the disease, the presence of complications, its duration, as well as the physical characteristics of the patient. The treatment is carried out on an outpatient basis and in an established hospital - everything is planned individually, depending on the patients well-being. There are 2 methods:
Physiotherapy process. For example, magnetic stimulation exercises, a combination of a magnet and a laser will positively affect the blood, accelerating the healing of damaged tissues and relieving pain. The second procedure, prostate massage. It works effectively together with other procedures. Physiotherapy methods that improve microcirculation and eliminate infection should be carried out after the problem of inflammation and inflammatory bowel disease.
Medications for prostatitis include over-the-counter anti-inflammatory drugs, prostate removers.If the underlying cause of prostatitis is an infection, your doctor may prescribe them for a long time.
In order to prevent the development of prostatitis and its transition to the chronic phase, it is worth checking it periodically and, if any problem is found, undergo a course of treatment. When choosing a clinic, be careful - not all medical institutions offer quality services.