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Female Urethra Jewelry
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
Possible: The male breast is somewhat similar to that of the female breast. While it is smaller, the same duct system is present but glandular components at the proximal potion of the ducts where milk is produced is absent. Only the duct system remains. These ducts are susceptible to the same problems and intraductal papillomas can develop which tend to bleed . ...Read more
Female, married recently.Intermittent itching occurs in the external genital area, labia minora & majora &area above the clitoris. Is talc good to use?
Sore glans penis after sex & masturbation. Not balanitus or std. Aches in testicles, pain in rectum when ejaculating. 2 utis in 6 months.
See a urologist: This deserves expert evaluation. Cannot do on internet. Good luck & hope this gets better soon. ...Read more
Female, 55, finished menopause, new sticky greenish discharge from urethra, no smell, no pain, easy to urinate sexually active with single, same man?
GYN exam needed: You need to have a GYN MD exam you and the discharge to determine what it is exactly and whether treatment is needed. ...Read more
If urethra is filled with semen, can non STD bacteria entering penis travel through urethra without infecting it but only start infection at prostate?
No, not possible: This is a confusing question. An STD bacteria (e.g. gonorrhea, chlamydia) cannot "pass through" the urethra without infecting it. However, neither of these causes prostatitits. If you have symptoms (usually discharge of pus or mucus from the penis, without or without pain on urination) or if you think were exposed, get tested. ...Read more
Can urethral stricture develop from erection & masturbation for one hour or nocturnal erection limited by tight underwear?
No way: Male circumcision is requirement by some religions & female so called 'circumcisions' by NO religions. Prevents phimosis in men, also reduces risk of UTIs in baby boys, easier to keep clean reduces & risk of STDs. In females is pure & simple mutilation as clitoris is amputated to prevent any future erotic sensation from sex or masturbation. Also severe risk of serious infection & hemorrhage. ? = ? ...Read more
Female, very itchy urethra,swollen clitoral hood and labia minora, frequent urinating/burning, and soreness on top of vagina, ?
Pain in glans penis. Not STD or balanitis. Sore after masturbation/sex. Had 2 UTI in 6 months. Occasional ache in back, testicles & pain ejaculating.
Does chlamydia cause the same symptoms wether its located in urethra, bladder or prostate? (i.e. Urethra tip discomfort, testicular pain)
Urine from vagina not urethra. Always happens during period. Soaks tampon, pad, underpants and pants. Cystoscope was normal.
Try postvoid drain..: Try leaning forward to void, tighten the pelvis 2-4 times after each voiding, use less bulky tampon, and soak and dry the genital area with soft paper before pulling up the pants.; and see what happens. Best luck. ...Read more
Normal: It can be normal to have a skin tag near the urethra. If there are no other symptoms then show it to his pediatrician during the next visit. ...Read more