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What r posible reasons I am gettin bladder infections and im a male?

What r posible reasons I am gettin bladder infections and im a male?

Needs to be checked: There are many reasons for a man to get bladder infections. These could include an enlarged prostate, urtehral stricture, and kidney stones just to name a few. You need to see a urologist to have the appropriate testing. ...Read more

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Bladder (Definition)

The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more


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Symptoms of a bladder infection in men? How do you cure one?

Symptoms of a bladder infection in men? How do you cure one?

Antibiotics/hygiene: Men rarely get ut's because their urethra is much longer than a womens. But the symptoms are the same. Burning when you urinate, having to go all the time, feeling like you haven't emptied your bladder when you finish urinating, having to get up at night. More commonly men get prostate infections. These must be treated. See your dr. And get an exam, tests and cultures. It could be an std. ...Read more

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How long does it take for an untreated bladder infection to make a teen male infertile? I've been having a bladder infection for a year and a half :/

UTI: Uti in men, unlike women, is often due to some anatomic or physiologic abnormality of the urinary tract or the immune system and this needs thorough evaluation by a urologist. Why this has gone untreated for this lengthy time period needs some explanation, but whether this will in any way affect your fertility will depend upon what structures were involved in the infection. See a urologist asap. ...Read more

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Treatment for e. Coli bladder infection in 48 yr old male?

Treatment for e. Coli bladder infection in 48 yr old male?

Call your doc: U need antibiotics and if u know u have e-coli , then a sensitivity should have been done by your doc so u know which med to use. ...Read more

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Are men that are uncircumsized more liable to give a girl a bladder infection?

Possibly: However this is only likely with poor genital hygiene. Hygiene is a little more difficult (but by no means difficult) for uncircumsized men. Try to urinate immediately after intercourse. ...Read more

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Can potassium permangante be used for treating bladder infection in men ?

Can potassium permangante be used for treating bladder infection in men ?

Rarely used now: for bladder irrigation , as better medications are available. Very dilute 0.001% used to irrigate skin wounds , also in the past at least in US. It is a powerful antioxidant . ...Read more

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Can bladder infection in men cause erectile dysfunction ?

Can bladder infection in men cause erectile dysfunction ?

Here are some ...: Both are not directly linked but may be interacted. Cystitis may generate significant mental and physical discomforts to perform sex. Occasionally, the underlying cause for cystitis such as nerve damage may affect sex function as well. So, how both coexist and interact should be professionally assessed before assuming what they are... ...Read more

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Do men get bladder infections? Discharge from penis back pain.

Even : Even though bladder infections are rarer in men than women, it is definitely possible. Men more commonly get bladder infections from sexually transmitted diseases such as chlamydia or gonorrhea as opposed to fecal bacteria which is what typically infects women. If you are having penile discharge and pain, you should be seen by a doctor as soon as possible for diagnosis and treatment. Since different bacterial causes require different antibiotic treatments, your doctor may want to collect a urine sample. Good luck! ...Read more

Dr. Sheila Smith
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


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Bladder Infection (Definition)

Cystitis is a condition where there is an inflammation or infection of the bladder. It is commonly caused by a urinary tract infection, and is often associated with pain during urination or sexual intercourse, ...Read more