What condition is suggested by a history of recurrent Proteus UTIs in men?

Updated: Mar 03, 2020
  • Author: Shirin A Mazumder, MD, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Although infrequent, chronic prostatitis should be considered in males with a history of recurrent UTIs. Obstructive symptoms are transient but may progress to infect the bladder because of poor bladder emptying.


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