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Causes of Prostatitis

Yeast and Chronic Prostatitis

Is prostatitis caused or worsened by yeast infestation?
You can look at the yeast essay John Garst wrote a few years back. You can also look at many studies that find a link between yeast and chronic prostatitis.

Seo IY, Jeong HJ, Yun KJ, Rim JS.   
Granulomatous cryptococcal prostatitis diagnosed by transrectal biopsy.
Int J Urol. 2006 May;13(5):638-9.
PMID: 16771744.

Siddiqui TJ, Zamani T, Parada JP.   
Primary cryptococcal prostatitis and correlation with serum prostate specific antigen in a renal transplant recipient.
J Infect. 2005 Oct;51(3):e153-7. Epub 2005 Jan 22.
PMID: 16230196.

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