A 22-year-old female asked:
Can an irritation on the urethral opening that causes symptoms such as weak urine flow & incomplete bladder emptying last 2 weeks and longer? i've been told my symptoms could be due to irritation but is it normal for irritation to last this long?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Not urethral: In my opinion your symptoms are more characteristic of bladder outlet obstruction or a neurogenic bladder disorder. Urethral irritation usually causes urinary frequency in small amounts often along with burning or other discomfort during urination. A urologist is best to evaluate you and order appropriate testing. If you've already seen one, get a second opinion from another urologist.
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12 viewsAnswered Jan 09, 2021
Last updated Jan 9, 2021
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