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My husbands symptoms are fever, has the feeling to urinate

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My husbands symptoms are fever, has the feeling to urinate but it only trickles.
JA: How long have you had a fever? Do you have any respiratory symptoms?
Customer: He's had fever for 24hours. No respiratory symptoms. He is 51 years old.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No. He has a clean bill of health otherwise.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome. I'm Dr Chip

The symptoms you mentioned are indicative of prostatitis--a prostate gland infection.

He needs to see a doctor for an exam and a urinalysis, and prostatitis is easily treated with a two week course of oral antibiotics like Cipro or Septra

Please let me know if you need any more information

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thank you very much! We will get him in.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 9 months ago.

My pleasure and let me know how it goes for him

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