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28 yr old sexually active male tezted neg at ER for UTI diagnosed with dysuria. What can cause this? Why didn't they give me antibiotics?

28 yr old sexually active male tezted neg at ER for UTI diagnosed with dysuria. What can cause this? Why didn't they give me antibiotics?

Dysuria: And you went to er? Burning sensation must r/o infection with urine showing white bold cells and bacteria. Go to primary or urologist to make sure not prostatitis or other issues. ...Read more

Dr. Marcus Degraw
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Painful Urination (Definition)

Painful urination is the high end of urethral discomfort at voiding, which may result from UTI, STD-related urethritis, stone passage, aftereffect of transurethral procedures, but with widely variable expression & intensity reflecting personal tolerance & coping ability. So, interpreting it with ...Read more


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I'm sexually active. Now I have painful urination, smelly pee and I urinate more than usual, other than that nothing else. Could I have an STD or uti?

I'm sexually active. Now I have painful urination, smelly pee and I urinate more than usual, other than that nothing else. Could I have an STD or uti?

UTI: Urinary tract infection or cystitis is my guess based on your description. It may be worthwhile to go to your doctor and submit a urine sample to verify this possibility, ...Read more

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24 yrs old. Before most periods, I experience painful urination & urinary frequency/urgency. History of irregular periods. Never been sexually active.

24 yrs old. Before most periods, I experience painful urination & urinary frequency/urgency. History of irregular periods. Never been sexually active.

See your doctor: Bladder & pelvic floor symptoms often are worse in the second half of the cycle. Some women have endometriosis in the bladder, which can cause the symptoms you describe. Get a workup for bladder infection, and if this is negative, get an evaluation for overactive bladder. If you are a smoker, this may include a cystoscopy to look for bladder tumors, although rare. ...Read more

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What causes dysuria?

Pain with urination: Dysuria is usually caused by infection (urinary tract infection) but can be the result of kidney stones, bladder spasms, stds. It is usually caused by inflammation of the urinary tract or lining of the urinary tract which is irritated by urine flowing across it resulting in pain. ...Read more

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What causes dysuria?

What causes dysuria?

Infection: Usually in young females this is caused by an infection. Bladder infections are very common. ...Read more

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Does anyone know what dysuria is?

Painful peeing: While the etiology of dysuria may be local irritation, foreign body or inflammation, it also could be a sign of a uti, pid or voiding dysfunction. ...Read more

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How much should I worry about dysuria?

How much should I worry about dysuria?

Dysuria: Dysuria is the feeling of pain, burning, or discomfort upon urination. Although dysuria frequently indicates the presence of a urinary tract infection (UTI), it can have a variety of causes. Dysuria should always trigger a visit to a health-care professional for evaluation and diagnosis.

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How come I have dysuria, but nobody else in the family has it?

DYSURIA: Dysuria is common in urinary tract infections or sexual transm diseases, so it is not inheritate. Dysuria is an abormal sensation of burning when urine passes the urinary tract. ...Read more

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Dysuria with no cause, and nurse can't figure out what is wrong?

Dysuria with no cause, and nurse can't figure out what is wrong?

Consider I.C.: Interstitial cystitis, i.C. Is often difficult to diagnose. Usually the patient has seen several doctors prior to getting the diagnosis. It can cause pain with urination and especially pain with bladder filling. It can cause pain with intercourse and usually requires cystoscopy to help with the diagnosis. Diet has a pretty significant impact on it. Even without i.C., diet can affect dysuria. ...Read more

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What diseases cause dysuria and pyuria?

What diseases cause dysuria and pyuria?

Dysuria: Dysuria is the feeling of pain, burning, or discomfort upon urination. Although dysuria frequently indicates the presence of a urinary tract infection (UTI), it can have a variety of causes. Dysuria should always trigger a visit to a health-care professional for evaluation and diagnosis.

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What cream, ointment is there for dysuria?

None: Dysuria means "painful urination" and is due to urinaryh tract infection. See hyour physician. ...Read more

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Any over-the-counter help for someone with dysuria?

Any over-the-counter help for someone with dysuria?

Dysuria: Dysuria is the feeling of pain, burning, or discomfort upon urination. Although dysuria frequently indicates the presence of a urinary tract infection (UTI), it can have a variety of causes. Dysuria should always trigger a visit to a health-care professional for evaluation and diagnosis.

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Can a man give a woman dysuria if they are monogamous?

Maybe, and may not..: Dysuria suggests the oversnesitivity of urethral lining from mechanical or chemical stimulation including uti. So, record the quality and quantity of all symptoms with their sequence of events and bring them to see your doctor who usually can address your concern properly after a good history, adequate physical exam with inspection and palpation plus ua with/without additional tests...

Best wish. ...Read more

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I have been to 4 different doctors for chronic dysuria and none have been able to find the cause. I've had every test I can get, what next?

Dysuria: Bacteria such as Ureaplasma, Mycoplasma can cause dysuria and a urinalysis may appear normal despite infection by one of these organisms, doxycycline/azithromycin is used to treat infections caused by these bacteria, if symptoms persist a urologist can perform a cystoscopy for further evaluation ...Read more

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Which is the best treatment for the dysuria?

Which is the best treatment for the dysuria?

Dysuria: Dysuria is the feeling of pain, burning, or discomfort upon urination. Although dysuria frequently indicates the presence of a urinary tract infection (UTI), it can have a variety of causes. Dysuria should always trigger a visit to a health-care professional for evaluation and diagnosis.

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What antibiotics are effective for treating the dysuria?

What antibiotics are effective for treating the dysuria?

Depends: You must first know what's causing the dysuria. A urine culture may reveal a specific germ & the abx best suited to treat it. If it is soap suds, small kidney stones, failure to take in enough fluids, etc. The abx would be a waste of time. ...Read more

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Can vitamin pills cause dysuria?

No: Just regular vitamin pills do not cause dysuria in my experience. I suppose if you were taking lots of calcium supplements that could in rare cases lead to kidney stones (which are painful). ...Read more

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Can luvox (fluvoxamine) cause dysuria?

Can luvox (fluvoxamine) cause dysuria?

A/W Dr. Jacobson: Side effects include: dysuria, ^ urinary frequency & urinary incontinence (< 1% of patient but at least 0.1%) & polyuria, urinary urgency, urinary retention & nocturia (< 0.1% but at least 0.01% of patients). ...Read more

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How to get rid of dysuria. I used to get it sometimes once in 2 months. And what are the reasons it's caused by?

How to get rid of dysuria. I used to get it sometimes once in 2 months. And what are the reasons it's caused by?

Dysuria: Dysuria is the feeling of pain, burning, or discomfort upon urination. Although dysuria frequently indicates the presence of a urinary tract infection (UTI), it can have a variety of causes. Dysuria should always trigger a visit to a health-care professional for evaluation and diagnosis.

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How can I treat my dysuria (burning pee)?

How can I treat my dysuria (burning pee)?

Dysuria: If you want to treat dysuria, you need to see a physician and have a urine culture sent off to find out the bacterium that is causing your urinary tract infection (UTI). You will also be prescribed an antibiotic to treat it. If you have repeated UTI's, you should see a urologist to see if you have an obstruction causing these UTI's to recur. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can dysuria and kidney stones be related?

Can dysuria and kidney stones be related?

Yes: Dysuria simply means that it is uncomfortable to urinate. This can be caused by many diseases or disorders. Kidney stones are several different problems, mostly distinguished by the makeup of the stone (calculus). Since this is often an acute problem, it should be considered urgent for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Can dysuria cause a little blood when you wipe after you pee?

Can dysuria cause a little blood when you wipe after you pee?

Bacterial infection: Dysuria or burning on urination is usually sign of urinary tract infection.Bleeding is classified by when it occurs during urination, which may indicate the location of the problem. Initial hematuria or blood –usually urethra or urethritis. Throughout urination (total hematuria) can be bladder, ureter, or kidneys
end of urination (terminal hematuria) usually source of infection bladder. ...Read more

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What would have been the likey diagnosis of dysuria, dark urine if diabetic?

UTI: Diabetic patients have frequent uti. Symptoms are dysuria, urinary frequency, dark urinations. You need to send a urine sample for culture and sensitivity studies. ...Read more

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I've been feeling more tired and have some dysuria. When should I see the doctor?

I've been feeling more tired and have some dysuria. When should I see the doctor?

Fatigue & dysuria: These are generally two separate problems. Dysuria may represent a bladder infection, so you should have your urine checked. Fatigue is a common nonspecific symptom associated with stress, illness, depression, or chronic disease. Most people can cope with short-lived, episodic periods of fatigue. If it lasts longer than 2 months, however, you should consult with a doctor. ...Read more

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Symptoms:back pain, dysuria, dyschezia, pain while sitting. I was diagnosed w/ an 8cm long endometriotic cyst. Because of cyst? What would you prescribe?

Surgery: With a presumed endometrioma (a fluid filled "cyst" formed from new or old endometriosis) needs removal because of its size and because it is causing the symptoms you stated. ...Read more

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Recurring dysuria, frequency and burning sensation on/off since sept 2012.Sometimes positive uti, other times negative. What can I do to stop this? Help!

Recurring dysuria, frequency and burning sensation on/off since sept 2012.Sometimes positive uti, other times negative. What can I do to stop this? Help!

Dysuria: Dysuria is the feeling of pain, burning, or discomfort upon urination. Although dysuria frequently indicates the presence of a urinary tract infection (UTI), it can have a variety of causes. Dysuria should always trigger a visit to a health-care professional for evaluation and diagnosis.

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How long does it take for doxycycline to relieve dysuria?

How long does it take for doxycycline to relieve dysuria?

A few days: Assuming you are taking Doxycycline for a urinary tract infection, it takes a few days. Taking Pyridium (phenazopyridine) and drinking lots of fluids can help with the irritation, as can baking soda baths. If you are taking Doxycycline and do not have a urinary tract infection, the doxy is unlikely to do much for you. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I tried everything, I can't treat my dysuria (burning pee)?

What do you suggest if I tried everything, I can't treat my dysuria (burning pee)?

See MD or Urologist: We can not answer your question as we don't have enough information. How long you have had this problem and what treatment you have received. I suggest you consult your doctor if not done already or see a Urologist ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for doxycycline to relieve symptoms of dysuria?

Fast: If dysuria is due to std (urethritis due to mycoplasma)
if due to other bacteria, might not relieve it (gonorrhea). ...Read more

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What is the amount of time it takes for doxycycline to relieve symptoms of dysuria?

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What is the amount of time it takes for doxycycline to relieve symptoms of dysuria?

Several days: It takes several days for Doxycycline to provide any sort of symptomatic relief; it isn't usually considered a first line drug for uti, unless the organism is known to be susceptible to it. If you still are having dysuria by the end of therapy, talk with your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Shari Jackson
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Pain On Urination (Definition)

Pain on urination = dysuria ...Read more