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Gas In Uretha With Uti
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
Infection? Allergy?: At your age of 22, common causes of pain or burning int he urethra or with urination are yeast infections, herpes, and other STDs. Allergy or irritation from perfumes, feminine products, etc also are possible. Keep working with your doctor and make sure she knows your sexual history. Good luck! ...Read more
If fiberglass particles got in the urethra opening from underwear, what would be the symptoms? Uti?
Burning: You may have burning or stinging when you urinate if you get fiberglass in the urethra. ...Read more
Female, feel like I have a swollen urethra, feels swollen inside and hurts. Recurrent uti's. What should I do?
See your doctor: This complaint should be evaluated through examination and testing for infection. See your provider. ...Read more
I have a large hard marble size ball feeling around my urethra (I think) no pain but it does feel like I'm getting UTI.. but I've had UTI before never with ball. I don't have insurance and wondering what it could be.
How do you feel?: Without detailed history + a direct look at and palpation, it is hard to tell what it may be. But by what you described, that marble-like ball could represent the cyst of so-called Skene's gland, which equates male's prostate and may be infected. Sorry to hear your timely needed care is impeded by no insurance. Don't you have medicaid insurance or check a local clinic for care under mutual trust. ...Read more
We have a new pool, it was kinda dirty with some bugs and half an hour after getting out I got discomfort around clit/urethra, could I have UTI?
Probably not, but...: It's probably not the pool water. Perhaps a slight possibility if the pool had been over treated with chlorine or other chemicals because of being dirty. Probably this is nothing, but see a doctor if the discomfort is severe or lasts more than a few hours; or if you develop abnormal vaginal discharge, genital sores, or any other genital area symptoms. ...Read more
UTI: If you are having intestinal problems in association with treatment for a UTI this may suggest some reaction in the GI tract and would look for clostridium difficile among other problems. The UTI itself is not likely to be doing this unless the infection has extended beyond the urinary tract, or you have kidney infection that has created a decrease in intestinal movement. ...Read more
Usually, not always: The most common symptoms of lower UTI in women are frequent and urgent urination, often with small amounts of urine and burning pain on voiding. But it's quite variable, and some UTIs cause no symptoms at all. The same symptoms, especially painful urination, also can be caused by STDs like gonorrhea, chlamydia or herpes, and yeast infection. Don't try to diagnose on your own; see a doctor ASAP. ...Read more
Can manual mast. cause uti? No sex, correct hygein. Also ate a lot of spicy food and coffee. feels like UTI today in urethra only.
Woke up at 2am to use the bathroom. Afterwards my urethra area hurt. It didn't hurt during urination, just after. What's wrong? Possible uti?
My urine isn't discolored, nor has a bad odor, and it doesn't hurt at all when I urinate, but my urethra feels odd and I have to go frequently, UTI?
I have just had a suspected uti, the pain has almost gone however my urethra opening is now very sore, is this normal? Or could this be something else
Urologist: Strongly suggest you see a urologist and be examined. The internet is not the place for making a diagnosis which requires a history and physical exam and perhaps some lab work. Good luck. ...Read more
Daughter 21 battling UTI's for past yr. went to see GY, they found hard lump in Urethra, but they said it wasn't their specialty. We need advice pleas?
Urologist: You should see a urologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
Possibly, yes: With a midstream urine specimen, infection in the urethra might night not show elevated white blood cells or bacteria on urinalysis; the initial flow could flush them from the urethra. However, UTI is rarely limited to the urethra. The main causes of localized urethral infections are STDs: gonorrhea, chlamydia, or nongonoccal urethritis (NGU). Discuss with doctor, especially if at risk for STD. ...Read more
I'm a woman and my urethra has been enlarged and swelled for awhile but I have no STDs or uti. What else could cause this?
Needs examination : You need to be seen and examined. You may a urethral diverticulum, urethral prolapse or some other problem. ...Read more
After a UTI 12 months ago which took 5 weeks to clear I have been left with a constant urge to urinate and what seems to be urethra irritation.
UTI: You might not have cleared the UTI or could have gotten a new infection. Underwear made of synthetic material, soaps or lotions with dyes, or a change in laundry detergent can also irritate the urethra. See your doctor to make sure you are not having a uti. ...Read more
Have random.Bleeding in urethra. Its happened 3 times in about 5 months. Only on panty liner not in urine unless I have a uti. What could this be?
Urologist: You have to see a urologist to find the source of your bleeding. ...Read more
Opening of vagina is whitish gray, urethra is dark purple and recurring UTIs - what is wrong? How to make it go away and prevent from coming again?
Got diagnosed UTI after unprotected oral from high risk female. Levo500mg for 1week then dr changed to denvar400mg because itchy urethra isnt gone ???
STD: That not UTI it is STD make sure you get treated as STD Levi is not a medicine for STD ...Read more
I have a weird feeling in my urethra area i went to hospital and i was diagnosed with constipation but no UTI , what else can be causing this feeling?
Hmmm : Are you sexually active? If so you may have brusing of the vagina. ...Read more
I had UTI two months ago, now after i pee, my urethra is tickling/tingling/uncomfortable, that makes me wanna pee again. ?
After a 4 month ecoli uti, i now have weird tickling? Sensation in my urethra and very tiny traces of blood on urine test strip?
Repeat culture: First, you should not have a UTI for 4 months. If you have been properly cultured and treated the UTI should resolve. A "tickling" sensation could be a sign of irritation / inflammation in the urethra (urethritis). Please get re-cultured and make sure you are being treated appropriately. ...Read more
A urinary tract infection, also known as an UTI, may involve the kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra. A common cause is an intestinal bacteria, E. coli. Common symptoms include a frequent urge to urinate, and pain or burning when urinating. Antibiotics are typically ...Read more
A urinary tract infection (often called UTI) is most commonly caused by bacteria and usually refers to an infection in the bladder. Not all bacteria that grows from the urine represents an infection, so the need for antibiotics is determined by your ...Read more