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Semen (Definition)

Semen is the white, viscous substance that forms the male ejaculate. Semen contains sperm, fructose (nutrition for the sperm), and ...Read more


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Thick stringy semen, should I be concerned?

Thick stringy semen, should I be concerned?

No.: Not if other symptoms are not present. Normal for most! ...Read more

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Stringy mucus semen, what are the causes?

Stringy mucus semen, what are the causes?

Normal: After ejaculation, semen is tapioca-like and clumpy. It then liquifies over a 1 hour period and becomes stringy like molasses. Stringiness, to some degree, is normal. ...Read more

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What is the cause of stringy mucus semen in a man?

What is the cause of stringy mucus semen in a man?

Here are some...: The features of semen among men widely vary and even change from time to time during lifetime; these usually carry no clinical significance/importance as long as being comfortable, but reflecting personal unique biological make-up. Remember we are not born equal. More? Peruse articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onLifeBasics.html. ...Read more

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Last time I ejaculated I noticed a riced size clump of semen at the tip of my penis. It felt real thick. I masturbate a lot, is that the cause? Thanks

Last time I ejaculated I noticed a riced size clump of semen at the tip of my penis. It felt real thick. I masturbate a lot, is that the cause? Thanks

Stop worry!: The texture and feature of semen widely vary among men and even from time to time along individual life reflecting personal makeup, frequency of ejaculation, etc. Fortunately, such variations bear no known clinical significance as long as functioning well to serve your need for procreation. Hence, it is not directly related with masturbation. ...Read more

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Can 1 mg propecia (finasteride) cause low sperm count cuz my semen was very thin n tested 11 million/ml. After discontinued its thick again?

Can 1 mg propecia (finasteride) cause low sperm count cuz my semen was very thin n tested 11 million/ml. After discontinued its thick again?

Unclear: Propecia (finasteride) blocks the conversion of testosterone to its active form called dht. While testosterone and not Dht are necessary for sperm development, it still not a good idea to take it if you are trying to get your partner pregnant. ...Read more

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Little arousal causes semen like discharge when i meet my gf, whn passing stool thick discharge felt, is daily arousal & no ejaculation is harmful?Help!

Little arousal causes semen like discharge when i meet my gf, whn passing stool thick discharge felt, is daily arousal & no ejaculation is harmful?Help!

Prostatitis : Urethral discharge in association with passing stool can be seen in acute prostatitis. One should be evaluated specially if there is associated low back pain, suprapubic or perineal pain, not to mention fevers, chills or night sweats. ...Read more

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Can a male yeast infection cause thick gelatinous semen and very easily irritated redness under tip of penis?

Can a male yeast infection cause thick gelatinous semen and very easily irritated redness under tip of penis?

No & Yes: Yeast infection can cause skin irritation and redness. It does not usually change semen--that would more likely be a second infection (often occur in multiples)--possibly STD/STI if any risk. Recommend getting tested by your Dr or at Urgent Care. ...Read more

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What makes semen thick?

Seminal vesicle: The seminal vesicles contribute a thick, viscous substance to semen. ...Read more

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What causes a low semen count?

What causes a low semen count?

Sperm count can vary: And labs are not always accurate in their counts. Keep in good health and sperm count will generally be ok. Avoid toxins like alcohol, tobacco, anabolics, opiates, as well as heat, trauma, radiation, etc. And check w/your doctor if you're concerned. ...Read more