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Enlarged Prostate And Masterbation Good Or Bad
The prostate is a gland that lies at the base of the bladder and surrounding a segment of urethra. It secretes a milky fluid that is discharged by excretory ducts into the urethra during the emission of semen. It is clinically important because enlargement of the prostate with age, and prostate cancer are two common ...Read more
No: Because of the many contradictory beliefs and popular lore regarding masturbation and ejaculation and the absence of good, reproducible, scientific evidence, there is much confusion. In general, the body is very good at self-regulating its glands and it is likely that too little or too much ejaculation (however one defines these) has any significant beneficial or adverse effect on the prostate. ...Read more
I have low-T and an enlarged prostate. Does Testosterone interact negatively with the prostate causing worsening of enlarged prostate symptoms?
Flomax (tamsulosin) +T: That is a good question that is still being researched. From a recent article: "Androgen supplementation does not appear to increase the risk of BPH , further suggesting that factors other than androgens are involved in BPH pathologies." http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC317983/ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17991536 ...Read more
Penis enlargement: It is dangerous to your long term penile health. Please do not let anyone talk you into any process described as "enlarging your penis". This is not recognized by anyone i know who is an ethical physician. ...Read more
Having chronic non-bacterial prostatitis.Had prostate massage and its filled with fluid. What's the treatment for it & is prostate massage dangerous?
Is prostate examination or DRE bad for health? The Dr did it rigorously that makes precum out in 15s.Will it cause prostate congestion or prostatitis?
Can an ultrasound tell if it is a prostate cancer or just an enlraged prostate BPH and can BPH turn to cancer in 1 and a half year?
Is prostate massage(in hospital) bad for health? Will massage cause prostatitis? I was experiencing symptoms after it (rectal pressure, anus pain, etc
This is for a family member who is 54 yrs.Is having frequent urination at night and has enlarged prostrate.Wont any med/surgery cure or make it better?
Cause not known: It is a known fact men with enlarged prostate also tend to have erectile dysfunction. Both these conditions co exist in many men as they age.But whether erectile dysfunction causes enlarged prostate or enlarged prostate causes erectile function, there is no explanation for that. It may be these two conditions of aging men just co exist and are not related to each other, if they are we do not know. ...Read more
No direct connection: Caffeine does not cause a change in the prostate itself. However, caffeine and other drugs that partially mimic Epinephrine (esp "speed" and cold medicines that contain sudafed/pseudoephedrine) can have an effect on urination by causing the bladder outlet to contract. This is the opposite of the effect of commonly prescribed BPH meds. So caffeine and similar drugs are effectively anti-flomax. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello! Is there a correlation between hemorrhoids and enlarged prostate when it comes to defecating and urinating? Thank you!
Possibly: With prostate enlargement, obstructive urinary symptoms often occur gradually such as slowing of the stream, the need to strain to help force of stream and sense of incomplete emptying along with more frequent voiding. If obstruction is severe, hemorrhoids can become more inflamed when straining to urinate, resulting in discomfort. If this is occurring talk to your doctor. ...Read more
Can you have chronic prostitis without an enlarged prostate? Comes and goes and seems to be triggered by masterbation/sex. Urologist found nothing.
Here are some...: Glad you self-identified the sequence of events; so, moderate the frequency of sex and masturbation, and see what may evolve over time. Chronic prostatitis has been overused, misused, and even abused as the diagnosis for voiding symptoms in some men without confirmative evidence but by symptoms alone. Note: Prostate size is not always proportional to the degree of voiding symptoms. So, see urology ...Read more
Would masturbation be good or bad while recovering from orchitis and epididymitis? My brother in law keeps saying it might help with swelling or pain
Is doxycycline causing my dribbling pee? Or is it my epididymitis? Or do I have prostatis? I'm 18 so prostate problems would be bad
Can too much sex lead to prostate enlargement "bph" im talkin like 6 times a day? But not everyday
Masterbation: No. This can be a symptom that may need to be addressed. ...Read more
Prostate Gland Enlargement (Definition)
The prostate is located between the bladder and the penis in a male. An enlarged prostate refers to a gland that is abnormally large. This can cause an inability to urinate. An enlarged prostate is very common in older men. ...Read more
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