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Could a prostate infection be causing pain in my little toe when I have an erection?

Could a prostate infection be causing pain in my little toe when I have an erection?

Possibly; see doctor: One who gets pain at a little toe, while having a prostate infection and an erection, has an intriguing symptom, since the toe is about 3 feet from the prostate. However, nerves that come out of the sacrum (the bottom of the lower back) travel to the prostate, travel to the little toes, and also cause erections. The person may be getting "referred pain" to the toe. A neurologist can figure it out. ...Read more

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Dr. Daniel Saurborn
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Prostate (Definition)

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


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Is it possible for medication for BPH and enlarged prostate to cause a decrease in sexual interest and reduce erections?

Is it possible for medication for BPH and enlarged prostate to cause a decrease in sexual interest and reduce erections?

Yes: Decreased sexual interest and reduced erections are side effects of both alpha blockers (such as flomax)and 5 alpha-reductase inhibitors (such as proscar). ...Read more

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Which prostate cancer treatments don't cause erectile problems?

Which prostate cancer treatments don't cause erectile problems?

ED and Prostate CA: Really all treatments for prostate cancer can cause some level of ed. This includes surgery, seeds, external radiation, hormone therapy. The only "treatment" that does not cause ED is observation! ...Read more

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What could cause pain in prostate after ejacualtion/erection, painful lymph nodes around jaw, swollen cheeks, and unintentional weight loss?

What could cause pain in prostate after ejacualtion/erection, painful lymph nodes around jaw, swollen cheeks, and unintentional weight loss?

Here are some. ..: Your described scenario needs a prompt medical attention. So, collect & bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, & progress of all your symptoms over time to Doc for review, analysis, physicals, & possible tests so to deduce possible Dx for proposing reasonable Rx / care. As to pain in prostate after. .., it may related with sensitive prostate from some inflammation + congestion... ...Read more

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Any ideas why an enlarged prostate affects erections?

Any ideas why an enlarged prostate affects erections?

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

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Can the removal of the prostate gland prevent erection?

Can the removal of the prostate gland prevent erection?

No if...: Total prostate removal will not affect the ability to get erection if the blood vessels and nerves supplying the penis and its surrounding tissue or organs are well preserved; if not preserved, ED ensues. Also, note: One would not expect to see ejaculation such as that after radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer. ...Read more

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Question about TURP prostate operation. Will if affect erection and other things?

Question about TURP prostate operation. Will if affect erection and other things?

Will not cause ED.: A TURP operation will not affect erectile function. The modern form of the operation is quite safe, with the most severe adverse events declining in recent years. Bleeding, urinary obstruction from blood clot, infection, the need for a temporary catheter, and perforation of the prostate capsule are some early complications. Important late complications, stricture & incontinence, are rare. ...Read more

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I am taking medicine to shrink my prostate. It decreases my sex drive and ability to attain erection. Is there anything I can do, ?

Change treatment: All treatments medications and procedures have risks and benefits. 5ari medications block dihydrotestosterone formation and help to shrink the prostate, but testosterone levels are altered in the process, resulting in sexual dysfunction in some men. If side effects are more bothersome than the benefit derived from the medication, discuss with your doctor and consider a different treatment. ...Read more

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Dr. I aggressively masturbated one day and ever since I've been having weak erections. Now urine flow feels constricted. Is it a prostate problem?

Not likely: Please give it some rest and it will be okay. Masturbation is not harmful and is not a sin either. Quit taking "health supplements". If you are eating a normal diet, you do not need these. ...Read more

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Is ther any option other than cutting median lobe in prostate, I'm on 16ml of cardura (doxazosin)? The side effects of never having an erection again seem severe.

Numerous options: There are numerous options in the treatment of bph, including combination medical therapy, minimally invasive procedures, endoscopic and open surgery. Since, all procedures for BPH are directed at the inner aspect of the prostate, the transition zone, there is very little risk of erectile dysfunction (ed). This is quite different than prostate treatments for cancer which is associated with ed. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I had an erection during prostate exam?

What do you suggest if I had an erection during prostate exam?

Means nothing: It's actually fairly common and says nothing at all about what kind of a man you are. Relax and be thankful for good health. ...Read more

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Could it be healthy to get an erection during a prostate exam?

Could it be healthy to get an erection during a prostate exam?

Sure: Your doctor's seen it plenty of times before. It means nothing about who you are. ...Read more

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I have nerve damage after a prostate removal I am not able to have erection. What can I do?

I have nerve damage after a prostate removal I am not able to have erection. What can I do?

Lots!: 1st try the meds; viagra, cialis, levitra (vardenafil). 2nd level would be vacuum pump, muse or injections. 3rd level would be a prosthesis. There is help. See your urologist. For more: www. Peedoc. Com @thepeedoc. ...Read more

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Ihave impotence (no erection since pubrty) (27y) my testicle size is 12.5cc and prostate is13cc pinle lenght 12~13 cm, are they normal?

Ihave impotence (no erection since pubrty) (27y) my testicle size is 12.5cc and prostate is13cc pinle lenght 12~13 cm, are they normal?

An endocrinologist: Or a urologist would be the best specialists to help you. One of these docs can examine you, do blood work, and provide treatment as needed. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Had an erection & it went down. Had to pee & the force of urine was not that weak, but my urine stream went sideways right. Been having prostate issue?

Had an erection & it went down. Had to pee & the force of urine was not that weak, but my urine stream went sideways right. Been having prostate issue?

Prostatism: Enlarging prostate with age (don't see your age) can certainly cause a weak stream, and at some point may need to be treated with surgery to open up the urinary flow. It's normal to have some difficulty getting flow started immediately after having an erection. ...Read more

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I have sensitive penis which excired rubbing underwear. Idont mean erection, like collecting of prostate fluid which force me to ejaculation but still?

I have sensitive penis which excired rubbing underwear. Idont mean erection, like collecting of prostate fluid which force me to ejaculation but still?

Physiology: I would ask that you go see a physician who specializes in urology. Your descriptions make no sense and are not normal for a man. The only scenario where a non-erect penis is leaking fluid would be an std like gonorrhea or chlamydia or if the prostate gland is inflamed such as in prostatitis. Given the limitations of your ability to describe your problem it would be better to be seen in person. ...Read more

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Pain in prostate from erections/pain under jaw/mild cheek swelling. What's wrong?

Comorbidity: Two separate conditions. 1. Prostatitis is a condition that involves inflammation of the prostate and sometimes the area around it. 2. Dental infection due to tooth abscess, gum abscess or combination of both. See your dentist for evaluation, x-rays and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

Erection (Definition)

An erection refers to the stiff or erect penis. An erection that is " normal" means that it is ...Read more


Toes (Definition)

Toes are the digits at the ends of the feet, most people have 10 and they normally ...Read more