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My semen doesnt shoot far at all Could it be that I have an enlarged prostate

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Umbreit
14 years experience Urology
Not typical: This is not a typical sign of prostate enlargement. Urinary frequency, urgency, slow stream, incomplete bladder emptying, etc. Are tip-offs to prostat ... Read More
Dr. Andrew Siegel
40 years experience Urology
Aging: With aging process and coincident with prostate enlargement, there is often less seminal volume, ejaculatory force and trajectory and diminished sensa ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Siefer
48 years experience Urology
Voiding problem: Unlikely enlarged prostate at your age. Don't drink coffee. May cause spasam of sphincters.
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
39 years experience Internal Medicine
BPH treatment: 59 y m with BPH & tamsulosin. Depending on the size & complications your urologist can give best option.Minimal invasive procedures are microwave, las ... Read More
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Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
BPH surgery: For benign prostatic enlargement, TURP has the highest rate. Tumt, tuna and laser ablation have somewhat lower incidence. Ejaculatory dysfunction is ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Yes...: Yes. But an enlarged prostate does not always cause trouble in urination; on the other hand, a smaller one doesn't guarantee no voiding trouble. Botto ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
FOLLOW UR DOCs ADVIC: That is a rather large prostate and you need to have it checked by your urologist, get psa level done and if symptomatic and normal psa, you may need ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: The reason for treating prostate-related symptoms is to ease voiding symptoms such as slow urine flow, straining to void, frequency, etc. and to avoid ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
15 years experience General Practice
Symptoms: If you have increased bladder discomfort where urine flow is compromised, then meds would be needed. How accurate is a digital prostate exam? Really ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Adler
31 years experience Urology
Yes: Having BPH (regardles of whether or not it causes symptoms) will not interfere with a colonoscopy or make the procedure have increased risk.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Not relevant...: It is not relevant; you may intercourse or ejaculate whenever or however you can tolerate and perform. But remember: Sex arousal - ejaculation will in ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
By Symptoms/Check Up: Only way you will suspect you have enlarged prostate is if you have symptoms and get it checked by your doctor symptoms are 1weak urinary stream 2n ... Read More
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