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What are some diseases of the male urethra?

What are some diseases of the male urethra?

From top to bottom: Prostatitis, bph, posterior urethral valves, urethral diverticulum, urethral stricture post trauma or infection anywhere along entire length, meatal stenosis, urethritis form urinary infection, stds bacterial like gonorrhea or viral like herpes, venereal warts (condylomata acuminata) from hpv (human papilloma virus), benign polyps, urethral cancer, urethro- cutaneous, vaginal, rectal fistulas;. ...Read more

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Hi there what are the symptoms of penis thrush redness of the glans?

Hi there what are the symptoms of penis thrush redness of the glans?

Thrush and others: If you are uncircumcised, a yeast infection (thrush) could do this, but so could be "nonspecific" banalitis, bacterial overgrowth, or other causes. Best to be professionally evaluated. Or you could try simple hygiene first -- retract foreskin and wash with soap and water twice a day -- then get care if it doesn't clear up in a few days. ...Read more

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What is the cause of the spread of psychological diseases in the developed world?

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What is the cause of the spread of psychological diseases in the developed world?

Developed world: Having experience overseas, my guess is that in underdeveloped countries when a person shows symptoms of mental illness, he/she are taken by family to isolation or they are labeled insane & end up roaming the streets. Anything less is treated thru nature/nurture, with proper medical/psychological interventions being reserved for the rich or fortunate few. ...Read more

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What is the cause of the skin peeling on the head and foreskin of the penis?

What is the cause of the skin peeling on the head and foreskin of the penis?

Balanitis: It may be an balanitis, an infection of the penis. An antibiotic or anti-fungal may help. A visit with your doctor is recommended. ...Read more

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What are the causes of the emergence and reemergence of infectious diseases?

What are the causes of the emergence and reemergence of infectious diseases?

Many factors: There are many factors, some are 1 peoples resistant to get their children and themselves immunized due to ignorance 2 international travel which brings infectious disease from under developed countries to others 3 new unexpected disease like h1n1 4 over use of antibiotics causing resistant organisms. ...Read more

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What can cause swelling of the foreskin of the penis with cuts and discharge?

What can cause swelling of the foreskin of the penis with cuts and discharge?

Here are some...: Just go to be checked if you've infection or so-called paraphimosis which is related with long tight foreskin. To get these health-related things done right, follow the instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain much insight on how to work closely with doc so to reach right diagnosis for right Rx, care, & counseling. ...Read more

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What are some diseases of the uvea of the eye?

What are some diseases of the uvea of the eye?

Many: The uvea is the pigmented layer of the eye behind the iris and behind the retina. It is subject to inflammation, usually non-infectious termed uveitis (or iritis if only in the front). Sometimes this can be associated with systemic diseases like arthritis. The uvea can be traumatized and infected. There are some inherited diseases that cause uveal problems and melanoma can arise in the uvea. ...Read more

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What type of infections affect the penis?

What type of infections affect the penis?

Depend,....: For external surface of the penis, fungal infection is most common followed by STI-related infections like HPV, herpes, syphilis, or long, tight foreskin-related inflammation/infection. For its interior - urethra, STI-related infections are most common like chlamydia, gonorrhea, trich, etc. More? Go to articles listed in http://formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Best wish... ...Read more

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What are the causes of itching in the penis shaft especially near scrotum?

What are the causes of itching in the penis shaft especially near scrotum?

Jock itch?: One of the more common causes or pruritis (itchiness) of the penoscrotal area is a fungal rash. Have your doctor evaluate you for this possibility. ...Read more

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Why do diseases of the circulatory system often affect the health of the rest of the body?

Why do diseases of the circulatory system often affect the health of the rest of the body?

Well: This is a very good question. Now if you remember the circulatory system travels throughout the body so if there is a disease of the circulatory system it will be spread throughout the body because the circulatory system travels everywhere ...Read more

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What causes bumps on the shaft of the penis?

See your doctor: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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Causes of rash in a penis of an uncircumsized penis?

Causes of rash in a penis of an uncircumsized penis?

Penile rashes: Yeast is a very common cause in uncircumcised men. Psoriasis and lichen planus are somewhat less common but not infrequent. Squamous cell carcinoma, a cancer of the penis, is more likely in uncircumcised men. ...Read more

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What are the causes of random pain at the tip of penis?

What are the causes of random pain at the tip of penis?

Many things: Stds, infection, bladder or prostate issues. Look here: http://www.Stronghealthtips.Com/pain-tip-penis. ...Read more

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What are the signs and symptoms of the penis insertion in female?

What are the signs and symptoms of the penis insertion in female?

Sexuality: I wonder if this is an appropriate question here. But, there are no signs or symptoms of being sexually active. That is unless you have an obviously damaged hymen. ...Read more

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What are the causes of penile cancer?

What are the causes of penile cancer?

Here are some...: The ultimate cause for cancer is the unwanted mutation of local cells leading to their non-stoppable division & growth in mass, which has been known to be associated with HPV infection notably by subtype 16 & 18, phimosis, no circumcision during young age, etc. But, clinically penile cancer is still a rarity. If concerned, see Doc by following info in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. ...Read more

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What are the reasions of skin darkening? Is it the sign of any disease?

What are the reasions of skin darkening?  Is it the sign of any disease?

A few to know: Generalized darkening of the skin is a classic warning of addison's disease and of hemochromatosis; the mechanisms are different but they're both worth knowing. If you're losing weight or feeling really ill without an obvious explanation, make an appontment; otherwise mention it to your physician when you next visit. Many folks have some darkening of the skin as adulthood approaches. ...Read more