Top
10
Doctor insights on: Inflammation Of The Urethra

Share
1

1
I had a cystoscopy today and found out I have inflammation on my urethra what causes this and how can I treat it and is it anything to worry about ?

I had a cystoscopy today and found out I have inflammation on my urethra what causes this and how can I treat it and is it anything to worry about ?

Results / urologist: Sexually transmitted diseases gonorrhea and chlamydia , majority of cases of infectious urethritis.Herpes is virus that can cause urehritis.Vigorous sexually activity or masturbation can cause a irritation as well as chemical irritation caused by soaps, lotions, and colognes.Sometimes ejaculation can cause a temporary feeling similar to urethritis.Your urologist should be able to supply treatment. ...Read more

Urethra (Definition)

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


4

4
I have bladder and urethra inflammation after a long ecoli uti. I also now have itchy vagina. Have taken canesten tablet which didn't work.Please help?

I have bladder and urethra inflammation after a long ecoli uti. I also now have itchy vagina. Have taken canesten tablet which didn't work.Please help?

Thanks for asking!: You need to go see your primary care physician or an urologist, a specialist for this area. Many times other things may be going on and a professional can help you. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
Scope showed narrow urethra and inflammation. On cipro (ciprofloxacin) for 3 weeks and antiinflammatories, when will the urgency go away? Urethra was dilated 2 weeks ago.

Scope showed narrow urethra and inflammation. On cipro (ciprofloxacin) for 3 weeks and antiinflammatories, when will the urgency go away? Urethra was dilated 2 weeks ago.

Difficult to predict: You have had a lot of physiological trauma and it is difficult for that area to recover quickly. It is worth taking the phenazopyyridine (azo) for relief even though it will cause your urine to turn red orange. Cover yourself for yeast as well since you have had cipro (ciprofloxacin). Avoid being on top during sex in the future as that may cause trauma as well. Betadine douches can be helpful. ...Read more

6

6
Burning sensation at the tip of the urethra when urinating and pain in testis. Sometimes inflammation on right spermatic cord.No hiv, syphilis or stds?

Burning sensation at the tip of the urethra when urinating and pain in testis. Sometimes inflammation on right spermatic cord.No hiv, syphilis or stds?

Hard to say....: In general, if a pain is occurring that persists despite conservative measures (e.g. Tylenol, (acetaminophen) etc...) more than a few days, you should see your doctor about it. You may have an infection of the urinary tract or prostatitis. ...Read more

7

7
Ihave notice a white cluster in between urethral and vaginal opening, with vulval inflammation and itching , no discharge ?

Ihave notice a white cluster in between urethral and vaginal opening, with vulval inflammation and itching , no discharge ?

Well: A picture is worth a thousand words.!Could be infection rash herpes warts abscess . Do Healthtap visit with pictures for diagnosis And treatment ...Read more

8

8
Symptoms of cryofibrinogenemia flared in direct response to an episode of very painful inflammation caused by a mid-urethral tvt bladder sling. Could cryofibrinogen spike with such inflammation?

Cryofibrinogenemia: Woodchuck, your condition is not a common or easy one, the underlying cause plays a huge role in its triggers but yes any body insult can trigger inflammation and flare unfortunately there is little way to predict that only close watching and some preventive measures if possible when not contraind by surg done. It is important that you d/w both ur pcm and surgeon early while still easily helped. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
What can cause an inflammed urethra no STD or infection and what symptoms can it cause?

What can cause an inflammed urethra no STD or infection and what symptoms can it cause?

Allergic reaction: Inflammation is typically due to some type of reaction, whether it be to an environmental allergen or an infection, or even the body's own immune system attacking itself. If infection has been ruled out, it could be an allergic reaction, there could be a foreign body there. Symptoms would be pain and pressure sensation combined. A urologist could put a camera in the urethra to check it out. ...Read more

10

10
What can cause your urethral swelling without any type of STD or infection and what symptoms does the inflammation produce?

Could be from allerg: Allergic reaction, irritation from rubbing form intercourse, urethral prolapse, caruncle, rarely cancer, u need to see a urologist for evaluation. ...Read more

Inflammation (Definition)

Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more