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Spasms In Urethra
Urethral syndrome?: ... possible causes are spasms of the muscles around the urethra, nerve problems caused by a herpes infection, or a disease such as diabetes. Psychological factors, such as stress, may also play a role. Ref: www. Summitmedicalgroup. Com/library/adult_health/aha_obg_urethral_syndrome/ ...Read more
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
Back pain both sides 3 days. Then spasm feeling inside urethra. Positive Leuk. Do I need to see a dr? Yeast inf X2 mo. Little urine but feel full all
See doctor: Yes, you need to be examined to determine what is going on. Once this has been determined they will offer advice on how to correct the condition discovered. You might want to see a urologist. ...Read more
Yesterday my penis started feeling like I was having a spasm in my urethra and I have had a little bit of white discharge that's just like sperm.?
I have sharp spasms in my urethra that come and go. No fever no back pain no abdominal pain. Could this be a uti?
Could be: It could be from a bladder infection. You would need a urinalysis to determine if this is the cause. It can also be from irritation from toxins such as alcohol and tobacco or from certain foods. See a doctor to make sure it is not an infection. Avoid coffee, tea, citrus fruits, tomatoes and spicy foods. ...Read more
I passed a kidney stone 2 & ½ months ago but still have urethra spasm and pain on & off. My family doctor said it may take time to heal. Is it truth?
No.: You saw the macroscopic stones. The microscopic ones. ...........Which you don't see in naked eye continues to give symptoms. Stone analysis will lead to treatment which will stop the process of stone formation, releif. Worth trying. ...Read more
Urethra keeps spasming and burning when removing catheter. Home uti test was +. Should I go to urgent care tomorrow, or can it wait till Monday?
No one knows, but...: Do you refer to the urethra of males or females, children or adult, just its lining or its full thickness? I doubt if any one have ever weighed since such information would not be valuable for its functionality. So, what does something bother you so to raise this question? If any, let HealthTap know so the interested doctor may answer for you. ...Read more
Passage for urine.: 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 wall of the vagina. ...Read more
Yes: Urethral trauma can occur resulting in tearing, lacerations, and dilation. ...Read more
Here are some. ..: Collect & bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, & progress of all Sx over time to gyn-doc for analysis + physicals + possible tests as needed so to figure out possible causes for proposing reasonable Rx. Clinically one needs to rule out UTI - bacterial or STD-related, self-inflicting - chemical agents used for or physical acts applied for sex. So, work with Doc. ... ...Read more
Urologist: Get an evaluation by a urologist. Chances are a previous doctor like a pediatrician has already seen the problem and decided it was okay. ...Read more
No, with low pressur: Blowing into the urethra at low pressure will cause no trouble. At high pressure one could cause air to enter the blood stream and create an air embolism which could cause shock and even death. We use KY Jelly in the urethra but again at very low pressure. There are reported cases of KY jelly embolism to the lungs. So my best advice is no blowing into the urethra. Blow Job is a misnomer. ...Read more
Occur mostly in men: Most commonly occur as result of trauma or infection. Trauma:- from instrumentation medical or self induced, straddle injuries cause bulbar strictures, pelvic fractures can cause rupture or strictures in upper urethra. Infections, especially gonorrhea are notorious for causing them. Treatment can can vary from simple urethral dilatation, cystoscopic urethrotomy to 1 or 2 stage surgical procedures. ...Read more
Men & women: Urethra is the urinary passage, i.e. Urine flows thru it when people urinate. It is a short 1 1/2 inch tube in women located just in front of vagina when standing or sitting. It is much longer in men & passes thru the penis. It is also the passage for semen during ejaculation. ...Read more
Urethritis, STD, UTI: You have not described the odd sensation. Could be any of the above if the sensation is one of "burning". Could also be an urethral diverticulum or a skene's duct cyst. Worth getting a urinalysis and consider seeing your gyn dr. ...Read more
See a doctor: May have infection.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depend: It really depend on what kind of double urethra you have, in female the repair is easy with no consequences, in a male it could be more complicated. ...Read more
Here are some...: Urethral stricture is the narrowing of the urethra distal to the prostate urethra, resulting from urethritis, urethral injury in early age. But at 50, it is not uncommon to coexist with the problem of poor relaxation and opening of the prostate urethra by prostate enlargement and aging. Both can cause slowing urine flow, but urethral spotting tends to more commonly happen to urethral stricture.. . ...Read more
Natural Healing: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there. Avoid further trauma to the area and let nature take it's course. ...Read more
If you tear the urethra slightly, will it heal? What are the possible complications if not treated?
See physician: Urethral trauma affects 2 different parts of urethra. Trauma to anterior urethra result of straddle-like injuries with injury from sharp blow, where urethra located near skin (straddling bicycle seat or bar or a fence)poss. Urethral stricture, scarring blocking flow of urine from the penistrauma to posterior urethra almost always pelvic fxs auto accident. Severe injuries can lead to urinary block. ...Read more
I have a pinchy feeling in my urethra, it comes and goes, no other pain. Any suggestions what it might be?
I have a growth that is attached to the inside of my urethra and it sticks out the urethral opening about a mm.
Generic term: "growth " is a far too generic term for the internet/this forum. A doctor needs to know size, duration, consistency, color, borders, physical characteristics, point of origin and your history. A photo is ok, but physical examination is best. Please see your doctor for any lesion/abnormality for best info. Good luck. ...Read more
Does the urethra having to be reattached several times explain why I lost considerably more that the 1 CM referenced?
Rewrite question: Your question need to rewrite it and be more specific. ...Read more
Hello. I have a 4 years old and recently I have noticed she has her urethra opening a little bit black or dark. Is it a problem?
Be checked...: Did she had history of possible injury of any causes? Has she complain of any local discomfort at any time especially at peeing? If nothing, you may watch and see if this little dark area may change in its degree and size. If okay, it could be just watched as suggested. If not or still in doubt of any degree, seek evaluation by following those in http://sick-ask. Com/onDealSickness. Html. Best wish ...Read more
I just noticed a small growth on my urethra that looks long and thin and a little white at the tip. I'm 49 years old. Is this normal?
Not normal.: Show it to your gyn or urologist to find out what it really is. ...Read more
My urethra is white, is this normal? I am female. I have had pain coming from the urethra for 3 months and I'm sure it was pink before
White urethra: Would be useful to know age, if sexually active, has partner had infections? Meds u are taking? Hx of diabetes? Suspect you mean the meatus (opening of your urethra). White suggests a monilia infection. I would google white urethra and look at the images and see if it looks like this. Or do video consult and show us. U sould go for a pelvic exams so you can find out what is going on. ...Read more
Hello, a pinch of pain on the lower right side of the shaft next to the urethra everytime one gets the feeling of erecting. What could this be?
Here are some...: How long have you felt the pain? Is the penis curved at erection? Can you feel a hardened area at curvature? If so, consider Peyronie's disease. But the mystery behind your symptoms & concerns could be solved if following the instruction described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain much insight on how to work with doc so to reach right Dx for right Rx, care, & counseling ...Read more