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Hi, my urethra is inflamed, i've been to a gum clinic twice and had various tests done, no signs of bacteria present and all sti results came back clear, i've tried azithromicin, doxycycline and ciprofloxacin and nothing has worked. also noticed was a pai

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Doubt urethritis: If "inflamed" includes urethral discharge and/or white blood cells, ask the GUM clinic about testing and/or treating for possible Mycoplasma genitalium and trichomonas. If you only have urinary discomfort or a little redness at the opening, with no discharge or increased WBC, probably you have no infection at all. Probably you have nothing that will ever harm you or sex partners. Good luck!

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