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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
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
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
Will I have to have surgery or what will I have to have done to me to fix a narrow urethra tube problem?
Stretching : They can dilate/stretch your urethra.Get a more detailed answer ›
Will baby oil get inside the urethra and cause problems if used as a lube to masturbate with for a circumcised man?
Don't use: Too much. And don't be too aggressive. Should not have major issues with the oil. ...Read more
Is Johnson baby oil ok to use for masturbation lube? Some say it's not good because it is petroleum derived. Will it enter urethra and cause problems?
Yes, it's Ok...: Yes, it's Ok to use baby oil during masturbation. It will not cause problems with urethra. Do not use baby oil for vaginal or anal penetration sex. Make sure to wash and wipe dry afterwards so the oil doesn't cause acne in your genitals. KY jelly is commonly used for masturbation, vaginal sex, and anal sex. You can talk with urologist about treatment for Peyronie's disease. ...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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
After having a urethra stricture surgery . Does it have any problems in erection or anything to satisfy my wife or having kids in the future?
Swelling: Infection or trauma. You need to be seen, examined, and tested. Physicians will not guess or treat online. ...Read more
Incontinence?: Incontinence of urine refers to the leakage of urine from the bladder. This can occur for many reasons such as an overactive bladder, an anatomical defect with the urethra, infection, or increased intra-abdominal pressure as one would have when you cough. It is best to follow with your doctor for complete and thorough evaluation. All the best! ...Read more
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