Prostatic abscesses are prostatic disease of male dogs.
Clinically affected dogs often present with tenesmus, fever, and hematuria.
Treatment usually involves various methods of laparoscopic, laparotomy or ultrasound-guided drainage of the prostate and broad-spectrum antimicrobial therapy such as enrofloxacin, amoxycillin/clavulanate or cefovecin.
A common treatment method is capsulectomy of the prostate and introduction of omentum through the capsulectomy wounds and packed into the abscess cavities around the prostatic urethra.
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