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Passage for urine.: The canal through which urine exits the bladder, discharging the urine externally. In men, it is about 20-cm long with a membranous, prostatic, bulbar, and pendulous segments ending at the glans penis; it gives passage to the spermatic fluid as well as urine. In the female, the urethra is about 4 cm long & in close relation with the anterior wall of the vagina. ...Read more
The canal through which urine exits the bladder, discharging the urine externally. In men, it is about 20-cm long with a membranous, prostatic, bulbar, and pendulous segments ending at the glans penis; it gives passage to the spermatic fluid as well as urine. In the female, the urethra is about 4 cm long & in close relation with the anterior ...Read more
Natural Healing: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there. Avoid further trauma to the area and let nature take it's course. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Men & women: Urethra is the urinary passage, i.e. Urine flows thru it when people urinate. It is a short 1 1/2 inch tube in women located just in front of vagina when standing or sitting. It is much longer in men & passes thru the penis. It is also the passage for semen during ejaculation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you tear the urethra slightly, will it heal? What are the possible complications if not treated?
See physician: Urethral trauma affects 2 different parts of urethra. Trauma to anterior urethra result of straddle-like injuries with injury from sharp blow, where urethra located near skin (straddling bicycle seat or bar or a fence)poss. Urethral stricture, scarring blocking flow of urine from the penistrauma to posterior urethra almost always pelvic fxs auto accident.Severe injuries can lead to urinary block. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No, with low pressur: Blowing into the urethra at low pressure will cause no trouble . At high pressure one could cause air to enter the blood stream and create an air embolism which could cause shock and even death . We use KY Jelly in the urethra but again at very low pressure . There are reported cases of KY jelly embolism to the lungs. So my best advice is no blowing into the urethra. Blow Job is a misnomer. ...Read more
a pinch of pain on the lower right side of the shaft next to the urethra everytime one gets the feeling of erecting.
What could this be?
Here are some...: How long have you felt the pain? Is the penis curved at erection? Can you feel a hardened area at curvature? If so, consider Peyronie's disease. But the mystery behind your symptoms & concerns could be solved if following the instruction described in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain much insight on how to work with doc so to reach right Dx for right Rx, care, & counseling ...Read more
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