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What are bulbourethral gland diseases?

What are bulbourethral gland diseases?

Prostate problem: The bulbourethral galnds are infront of the prostate and add fluid to the semen when you ejaculate. The glands can get infected and typically cause symptoms like a prostate infiction. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of an inflamed bulbourethral gland?

What are the symptoms of an inflamed bulbourethral gland?

Here are some ...: Since it is a pair of male exocrine glands (also called Cowper's glands) existing inside pelvic floor muscle right near both sides of verumontanum, the symptoms of its inflammation becomes somewhat obscure so not manifest as obvious and as often as those of Bartholin's glands in the females. Of course, some pain at anterior part of perineum with some burning voiding, etc. ...Read more

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What do the prostate and the bulbourethral gland contribute to semen?

What do the prostate and the bulbourethral gland contribute to semen?

Volume & enhancement: Bulbourethral or cowper's gland produces pre-ejaulate to lubricate & pre-clean urethra ahead of sperm containing ejaculate. Also alkalinizes urethra plus neutralizes and eliminates any residual urine. Prostate produces approx 25% of seminal fluid, also alkalinizes semen and tends to protect sperm from vaginal acidity and improve the odds that sperm will reach and impregnate an ovum. ...Read more

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Could use your help docs! my bulbourethral gland itches do I have a std?

Could use your help docs! my bulbourethral gland itches do I have a std?

With or without: itching - can't tell you if you have an STD. Some STD's are silent. If you have had unprotected sex- getting tested is prudent. Take care. ...Read more

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Will pumpkin seed oil make cowper's gland bigger?

Cowpers: Perhaps you discovered something new but science has not investigated it properly so i can't give you an honest answer. We call it the bulbourethral gland. ...Read more

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How is it that supposebaly precum is semen if semen is from the testis and precum is from the Cowper's gland ?

How is it that supposebaly precum is semen if semen is from the testis and precum is from the Cowper's gland ?

Definitions : Semen is composed of the fluids released during intercourse from start to finish. This includes the fluids released from the seminal vesicles, prostrate, bulboureteral glands and testes. The semen that comes out prior to ejaculation can have spermatozoa in it either as left over from a previous ejaculation, or as premature release. Generally prior to ejaculation the levels of sperm are very low. ...Read more

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How is it that precum has sperm in it if the sperm is made in the testis and precum is from cowper's gland ?

How is it that precum has sperm in it if the sperm is made in the testis and precum is from cowper's gland ?

Sperm reside in tube: Precum can have sperm in it because the sperm can still live anywhere in the urethra or ejaculatory ducts after your last episode of ejaculation.The precut that is made can pick up some of this sperm and be delivered along with the precum. ...Read more

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Why is there sperm in precum when it comes from the Cowper's gland and a man hasn't even ejaculated recently and had urinated alot?

Why is there sperm in precum when it comes from the Cowper's gland and a man hasn't even ejaculated recently and had urinated alot?

Misinformed?: Semen comes from the prostate gland. There is only one prostate gland. Pre-cum is semen leaking straight from the prostate. Perhaps it is time to go back to health class. ...Read more