Prostate Infections (cont.)
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Prostate Infections Follow-up
Follow-up is very important to make sure the infection has cleared up. For example, in chronic bacterial prostatitis, follow-up tests after antibiotic treatment has ceased may indicate that an additional time period is needed to stop or control the infection. Some patients may benefit from additional follow-up studies if urinary tract abnormalities are found.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/5/2014
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