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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
Abnormal urine: It is important to have urine analysis and urine culture to role out cystitis. if you pain severe with blood in the urine you may x-ray imaging to be sure also you do not have ureteral stone
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A male asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
Drug side effects: The medication your husband is taking have some side effects,usually are not life threatening,He needs to check with his urologists to monitor the severity of symptoms and required blood tests, mostly liver function
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
Pain with voiding: you may have urethritis , need urine analysis , possible urine culture and physical exam by your doctor
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
No, at this age: Reduced blood flow to the testicle at this age may affect sperm quality and not the gene mutation. In general reduced blood to the testicle at young age will affect testicular growth , may cause intermittent testicular pain , and possible adverse effect in future fertility
A female asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
Need renal sonogram: You need to have an immaginhg of urinary tract to role out obstruction such as renal sonogram but , if you have a history of kidney sone recommended CT scan of abdomen and pelvis,
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
Normal response: It takes few weeks for Flomax (tamsulosin) to see optimum benefits and few month for Elmirone to have effect in urinary bladder symptoms, Do not get disappointed. Continue with the medication for a longer time
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
Scar formation: Curvature of penis during erection is often due to scar formation in the wall of erectile tissue of the penis.Most likely due to previous injury during sexual activities , called Peyronies disease . You need to see a urlogologist for proper diagnosis and treatment before it get worse
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
Muscle spasm: In absence of other urinary symptoms and trauma most likely benign condition due to muscle spasm for short duration .If it becomes more intense in pain or longer in duration need need to seek urgent medical care
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
Need examination : Breast mass can be bebrnign lesion, but further examination and possible sonogram is recommended.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yousef Salem
Urology 33 years experience
Infected lymph node: Need to be seen by physician to examine you . Mat treat with antibiotics. If persisted need further evluation may include possible biopsy.
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