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Urinary frequency 100 ml retained urine inflamed urethra no infection cystoscopy Nml kidney u/s Nml 1x trace blood severe IBS urethra causing /ibs?
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
Premature: Ejaculation is sometimes called ill-timed ejaculation. It is a subjective evaluation. You may orgasm too quickly and not satisfy your partner. If you have concerns you can see your doc or a licensed sex therapist. It is not an illness. Please ask your urologist or your doc about the stricture question. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Prostate: It enters through the prostate. Remember the prostate is like a donut. The donut hole is part of the urethra, called the prostatic urethra. ...Read more
Urgency to pee, fuller bladder..I wore condoms when I had sex, possible bladder infection? Condoms 99.9 effective? Pregnancy vs bladder infection s?
Not really: The hsg causes cramps. The discomfort one has can depend on such factors as her pain tolerance as well as who does the procedure and his/her expertise. For example, i perform all hsg's on my own patients and have done so for over 20 years. My techniques give less discomfort, for example, compared to a doctor who only does them on occasion or has only done them for a few years. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
After ct doctors concluded there was a ruptured ovarian cysts. Tubes blocked near uterus. Fibroids outside wall. would Reopening tubes help iui?
Does chlamydia cause the same symptoms wether its located in urethra, bladder or prostate? (i.e. Urethra tip discomfort, testicular pain)
I had transabdominal pelvic US done @12weeks. It scanned my uterus & Fallopian tube. Result was normal- meaning empty uterus. Could it miss pregnancy?
No way: NO WAY ULT SOUND CAN MISS A 12 WEEKS PREGNANT EVEN 6 WEEKS! IS THE TECH A TRAINEE? HOPE NOT! ...Read more
Can this be an ectopic pregnancy: missed period (8 days in), dull pain in left lower abdomino, negative pregnancy test, history of ectopic pregnancy?
Possible pelvic mass had total hyst with removal of fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix and ovaries. Should i be worried?
Much of the time: Abdominal ultrasound is the easiest and least expensive way to image the pelvis, and often gives enough information to make treatment decisions. Sometimes it doesn't and another study is needed - such as transvaginal ultrasound, ct, mri, or hysterography. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Which of these types of ectopic pregnancy: tubal, ovarian, abdominal, uterine(outside uterine cavity but still in uterus) is most viable for birth?
Sonohysterogram: Specialized sonohysterography techniques to evaluate the Fallopian tubes have been described, but there has not been widespread adoption. A standard saline sonohysterogram will not evaluate tubal patency. The imaging study of choice for evaluating tubal patency is still the hysterosalpingogram. ...Read more
6 weeks preg, started having stabbing sharp pains in my right side of pelvis. Sometimes my left as well. Not severe, but constant. Worried ectopic?
Get an Ultrasound: With pregnancy, you have a whole lot of aches and "growing pains" that occur as the uterus adapts to a growing baby. Not all of its concerning. If you are concerned for an ectopic, talk to your doctor. Only 2% of all pregnancies are ectopic but if its concerning for you, see a Ob to schedule an ultrasound I wish you the best with this pregnancy Dr M ...Read more