During treatment, your doctor may recommend you increase your liquid intake to help flush out bacteria.
How will your doctor diagnose a prostate infection?
In some cases, such as an acute bacterial prostatitis, early treatment is important for your outlook.
You may find it beneficial to avoid alcohol, caffeine, and acidic or spicy foods.
Symptoms of a prostate infection.
Description: You are at increased risk of prostate infection if you use a catheter or have a medical procedure involving the urethra. Find out how a prostate exam is done, and learn when you should get one.