Arnon Krongrad, MD  
Aventura, FL

Interests: Prostate Cancer, chronic prostatitis
My Posts
Mar 11, 2010 in the Urology Community - 1
This is strange. I wonder if you have an STD. Did he check?
Jan 19, 2009 in the Prostatitis Expert Forum - 2
possible explanations of blood in urine: S H I T: Stones Hemaglobinopathy (Sickle Cell) Infection Trauma, TB, Tumor Bleeding demands a trip to see the urologist. THis is possibly nothing but possibly it is very serious.
Nov 11, 2008 in the Prostatitis Expert Forum - 2
As noted above: lots of things can cause the symptoms you describe. Please go see a doctor.
Nov 11, 2008 in the Prostatitis Expert Forum - 1
A terrific review just came out in the journal Urology showing that the scientific evidence for prostate massage in prostatitis is at best very week. As for massage for prostate enlargement ... not a shred of evidence as far as I know.
Nov 11, 2008 in the Prostatitis Expert Forum - 2
Good question. First we have to define "prostate function." The simple fact is that we do not really understand why we have a prostate. There are reasonable assumptions that it has to do with fertility. I say assumptions because such assumptions cannot be tested (we cannot remove prostates and check fertility because to remove prostates is to do a d...