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What is the definition or description of: urethral pain?

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Dr. Simon Kimm
Urology 17 years experience
Urethral discomfort.: The urethra is the tube that allows urine to exit the bladder and out the body. In men, it is also the passage through which semen travels. Pain in this structure is most commonly due to infections (stds or utis). It is often burning in character and often related to urination. Inflammation, stones, strictures, and bladder problems can also cause this bothersome symptom.
Dr. Simon Kimm
Dr. Simon Kimm commented
Urology 17 years experience
Provided original answer
STD: Sexually transmitted disease UTI: Urinary tract infection
Dec 21, 2012
Dr. Brian Sperling
Urology 15 years experience
Dysuria: Pain one experiences while urinating typically described as a burning sensation.

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