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I wanted to know is bladder cystitis a serious issue in men?

I wanted to know is bladder cystitis a serious issue in men?

Yes: Especially if this a recurrent infection, the underlying issue needs to be determined. Any urine infection in a male is by definition complicated and needs further evaluation. ...Read more

Dr. Erik Borncamp
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Urinary Tract Infection (Definition)

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


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Can you tell me is bladder cystitis, serious issue specially in men?

Can you tell me is bladder cystitis, serious issue specially in men?

Just a term of...: Cystitis is just a medical term to describe some inflammatory changes in the bladder, usually on its mucosal lining. Its cause may include: bacterial infection, viral infection, non-bacterial inflammation from stone, tumor, foreign, body, after-radiation, catheter/instrumentation, surgery, chemotherapy, etc. Talk with your urologist in detail timely for individual situation. ...Read more

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Does cystitis in men cause itching?

Does cystitis in men cause itching?

It can: The typical symptoms of cystitis (inflammation of the bladder) are urinary urgency, frequency, burning with urination, and lower abdominal/bladder discomfort. An itching sensation in the penis or pelvic region (and not other areas of the body or skin) can be seen as well but less common. Prostatitis and urethritis infections more commonly associated with itching in the lower urinary tract. ...Read more

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I'm a man can I masturbate when I got Cystitis?

I'm a man can I masturbate when I got Cystitis?

Depends: If the cystitis is associated with urethritis which is common (does it burn when you urinate?) Then lay off for a while. ...Read more

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When a man has interstitial cystitis, what does it mean?

When a man has interstitial cystitis, what does it mean?

IC: Ic is often seen in females, but males can have the symptoms too.... It really describes a group of symptoms and is not specifically in one gender. ...Read more

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Can cystitis cause exclusively unilateral groin/scrotal pain in a man (especially lingering after urination or long sitting/bending) or something else?

Can cystitis cause exclusively unilateral groin/scrotal pain in a man (especially lingering after urination or long sitting/bending) or something else?

Probably not...: Your described specifics and relevance of unilateral pain in groin and sac seems more pointing to possible disorders of nearby muscles, joints, or nerves since being physically related. But it is essential to have more info on detailed history stressing sequence of events + physical findings + testing as needed before deducing right Dx. How? To http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Best wish. ...Read more

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Can a man be a carrier of a bladder infection? Like cystitis, interstitial cystitis, or urinary tract infection?

Can a man be a carrier of a bladder infection? Like cystitis, interstitial cystitis, or urinary tract infection?

Not really: The only role a male has in female cystitis is by the mechanical aspect of sexual intercourse or possibly cunnilingus. He is not transmitting the organism from his body to hers but facilitating the transmission of her own bacteria into her bladder. ...Read more

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What is honeymoon cystitis?

Honeymoon cystitis: Is same an acute cystitis, the reason for the name is that is common during the frequent intercourse that occurs with newlyweds. ...Read more

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What medication should I take to cure Honeymoon Cystitis?

What medication should I take to cure Honeymoon Cystitis?

Cystitis: If you have symptoms of burning, frequency and feeling like you need to pass urine all the time, you will likely need an antibiotic. Passing urine after sexual activity often helps prevent it. Drink plenty of fluids, cranberry juice or pills often help. All the best. ...Read more

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Can a groom get honeymoon cystitis?

Yes: Recommend both man and woman void (pee) after sex. Anal sex is especially dangerous (without a condom) and oral sex can cause infection in males. ...Read more

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How is cystitis treated?

How is cystitis treated?

Antibiotics: Cystitis commonly means bladder inflammation. If due to urine infection treatment is antibiotics. Interstitial cystitis is rare and considered autoimmune in nature, antibiotics are not helpful.
Hemorrhagic cystitis which results in bloody urine can be from chemotherapy drugs esp cyclophosphamide. ...Read more

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Common symptoms of cystitis?

See below: Pressure in the lower abdomen, painful and/or frequent urination, urgent need to urinate, traces of blood or pain in the lower back or abdomen. ...Read more

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How can one contract cystitis?

How can one contract cystitis?

Not known: The cause of interstitial cystitis is not known. Please visit this site for more info.

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/interstitial-cystitis/basics/definition/con-20022439 ...Read more

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What are the causes of cystitis?

Bacteria: Cystitis is a medical term for bladder/urinary tract inflamation. It is usually caused byan infection from e. Coli, a bacterium that we normally have in our GI tract. It is more common in women due to how close the urinary tract is to the anal area. E. Coli may be introduced to the urinary system by wiping towards the front after going to the bathroom or during sex. See your pcp. ...Read more

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Does cystitis ever really go awa?

Does cystitis ever really go awa?

AwayWithYouStinkPee!: In rare instances, the body fights it off. Otherwise, you need an antibiotic. You could try the Health Store methods, but good luck. OK, so, it can and probably will come back if the conditions that provoked it are not changed. Like tight nylon undies, sitting too long, wiping back to front, stress, sex, chemicals (soaps, cleansers, etc) excess dryness, structural changes, etc. Or something else.... ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of cystitis?

What are the symptoms of cystitis?

Pain: Pain with urination, blood in urine, having to go more often. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of cystitis?

What are the symptoms of cystitis?

Burning,urgency,freq: Dysuria or burning on urination... The need to urinate urgently, urgency... The need to urinate frequently, frequency are the most common signs of a cystitis. If the infection is in the kidney, pain in the flank or back, fever and chills are common. ...Read more

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What should I do to treat cystitis?

Increase water: If it is a true cystitis, bacteria is in the bladder and causing an infection and antibiotics are often needed but some times certain foods/drinks can irritate the bladder and make it feel like cystitis or inflammation of the bladder. Increasing water and decreasing acidic foods and drinks can help with the symptoms as well. ...Read more

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Can cystitis be transmitted via sex?

Can cystitis be transmitted via sex?

No: Cystitis is a bladder infection which can be related to having sex but is not usually transmitted by sex. It may be that during intercourse, the bacteria that normally live on the outside of your perineum (bottom) can more easily enter the bladder. This is why urinating after intercourse may help prevent a bladder infection. ...Read more

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What are signs, symptoms of cystitis?

Symptoms: Urinary urgency, frequency, burning on urination, pain and tenderness of the bladder (above the pubic bone), sometimes blood in urine, infrequently fever. ...Read more

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What causes cystitis (aside from sex)?

What causes cystitis (aside from sex)?

Bacteria: Most of the instances of cystitis are due to coliform organisms. Sex does not cause cystitis the trauma from sex just makes it easier for the bacteria to take hold. ...Read more

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Why is it that I keep getting cystitis?

Why is it that I keep getting cystitis?

Frequent cysitis: People with recurrent uti's need to be evaluated by a urologist (u) to see if they have an obstruction of their urinary outflow tract. A renal ultrasound will be done first. If that does not give the answer of why you have these frequent uti's, other tests will be ordered. Your u can give you the diagnosis and a treatment plan to resolve your problem. Good luck. ...Read more

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What body systems are affected by cystitis?

What body systems are affected by cystitis?

Urinary bladder: By definition, cystitis is inflammation of the urinary bladder. If the inflammation is due to infection, it can spread to the kidneys and other organs. ...Read more

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Can there be a natural way to stop cystitis?

Can there be a natural way to stop cystitis?

To reduce risk: Some things that may help prevent bladder infection are (though none are proven by clinical trial):
careful wiping after bowel movements
stay well hydrated
empty the bladder after sexual activity
wear loose-fitting cotton underwear
cranberry tablets

Only vaginal estrogen treatment has been shown to reduce the frequency of uti's in women after menoapuse — this requires a visit to your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the effects and symptoms of cystitis?

What are the effects and symptoms of cystitis?

Burning on urination: Urinary frequency, small volumes voided & strong urge to urinate. Sometimes blood in the urine (hematuria). Fever, especially if the urinary infection has spread from bladder to the kidneys. ...Read more

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Can I make cystitis better without medication?

Can I make cystitis better without medication?

Unlikely: Cystitis is often caused by a bacterial infection. It requires treatment with a short course of antibiotics(3-7 days). Otherwise, it can progress to involve the kidneys which can be dangerous and is a much more serious infection. Go see your doctor and take a course of antibiotics once your Urine has been tested for infection. ...Read more

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