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A 33-year-old male asked:

Had gastro infection and now have itchy urethra after peeing that is constant. negative for std uti but blood tests said elevated wbc. will it go?

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
You have urethritis: There can be an association especially if had infectious gastroenteritis. Did you have stool culture? Also how were you treated for the gastroenteritis? Could be related to your therapy. This would not be a STD. Do you have any joint symptoms. This could be a clue
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