What are bulbourethral gland diseases?

Prostate problem. The bulbourethral galnds are infront of the prostate and add fluid to the semen when you ejaculate. The glands can get infected and typically cause symptoms like a prostate infiction.

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What do the prostate and the bulbourethral gland contribute to semen?

Semen components. The prostate contributes ~ 1/2 of the fluid in semen with important components/factors such as zinc and certain enzymes. Fructose comes from the seminal vesicles. The bulbourethral glands offer lubricating fluid. Read more...
Volume & enhancement. Bulbourethral or cowper's gland produces pre-ejaulate to lubricate & pre-clean urethra ahead of sperm containing ejaculate. Also alkalinizes urethra plus neutralizes and eliminates any residual urine. Prostate produces approx 25% of seminal fluid, also alkalinizes semen and tends to protect sperm from vaginal acidity and improve the odds that sperm will reach and impregnate an ovum. Read more...

Could use your help docs! My bulbourethral gland itches do I have a std?

With or without. itching - can't tell you if you have an STD. Some STD's are silent. If you have had unprotected sex- getting tested is prudent. Take care. Read more...