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Prostate irritation 3wks. Gets better and worse but never completely goes away. Any major risk in waiting longer to see if it resolves on its own?
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
Cold burning from anal area all the way up to bladder area in 4 day bouts. Gallbladder removed so could this be bile acid irritation? Prostate ok.
My dad's prostate 58gms. PSA 5.8. Urine retention 200 ml. No irritation etc. while urinating. Should he go for surgery or medicinal cure?
Meds first: Hi, It is good to try medication first.Alpha blockers(eg:tamsulosin)work within hours,5-alpha reductase inhibitors(eg:finasteride)take up to 6 months to shrink the gland but they do work.Also I suggest a combination of both which is available in same pill here & probably in India too.If meds no help,next option TURP or laser. Best wishes for your dad. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Penis so sensitive: This could be a number of things. I would ask numerous questions such as last sexual encounter, other accompanying symptoms, and your history of either herpes or warts. In the office i would also collect a urine sample. This could be a bladder infection, an std such a chlamydia and gonorrhea or even herpes. It could be a prostate infection. So, it would be wise to get to a physician soon. ...Read more
Here are some ...: Feeling tingling at penile tip may result from local events such as urethritis or urethral stricture or far-sited events such as prostatitis, small stone in prostate urethra, or regional nerve disorders. But the combo of detailed history + physical exams + tests as needed will help sort the concerned things out effectively. So, seek pro-evaluation and counseling so to define what it's and how to.. ...Read more
He has some kind of irritation and itchyness in his penis what can it be? Knowing he has been sexually active
See answer: Assuming no external lesions on penis, an irritation or "itchy" sensation inside the penis usually related to an irritation and/or inflammation of the urethra or prostate which may be infectious or not. STD-related urethritis is usually associated with burning upon urination, urethral, discharge, and white cells on urinalysis and caused by chlamydia, gonorrhea, or trichomonas. Recommend MD visit. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Discharge? normal?: I am unsure if you are male or female. In a male this would most likely be an indication of either a sexually transmitted disease or a prostate infection/inflammation. In either case it would be wise of you to seek out a good health care provider. In a female this could also be evidence of yeast or other bacterial infection or vaginitis. ...Read more
Hello doc..I am having high residual post void urine in bludder (82.1 ml) & anus irritation..Plz advise..
I had rectal irritation since my early teenage years and didn''t think of ityou eaten to minimize a flare up?
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