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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
Prostadynia: The medical term for painful prostate is prostadynia. The medical term for suturing the testes to anchor them into the scrotum is orchiopexy
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvalyn DeCambre
24 years experience Urology
They shouldn't, but.: Prostate exam for prostate cancer screen is usually performed digitally (with a gloved finger). It is a quick procedure to feel for nodules/masses. Pa ... Read More
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Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Usually not: The prostate exam is generally done with a lubricated gloved finger. If the examiner is gentle and allows the muscles of the anus to relax this usuall ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
27 years experience Urology
No: Prostate enlargement is a normal process for the aging male. It occurs very slowly throughout the years and does not and should not cause pain. Pain i ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Usually not: You refer to urine flow which becomes more difficult in men as the prostate enlarges with age. It pushes on the urine outflow tract cause the symptoms ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
ONLY IF PROSTATITIS: Benign prostatic hypertrophy does not cause painful ejaculation, but it can happen if the prostate enlargement is due to prostatitis.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Enlarge Prostate: Not the bph, which is benign prostatic hypertrophy, but if prostate is enlarged due to prostatitis that can cause painful ejaculation.
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Yes, and treatable: There is pain but not too bad. Any over the counter medication like Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin should be sufficient to relieve the pain.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
16 years experience Urology
Yes.: Prostate enlargement is very common in men, especially as they age. Painful bladder syndrome (pbs) is less common, but can arise and independently cre ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
27 years experience Urology
Yes: Having a prostate infection is usually very bothersome and can be painful. If a catheter is placed with a prostate infection, this is likely exacerbat ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Kyle
18 years experience Urology
Yes: That's one of the most common symptoms.
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
At 55 yes: Prostatic biopsy at 55 is indicated ( yes necessary ) , relatively low low risk out patient procedure , rarely needs strong pain medication for som ... Read More
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