What is prostatic fluid?

milky-white basic. Pprostate secretes a slightly basic fluid, milky or white in appearance, that constitutes 20–30% of the volume of the semen along with spermatozoa and seminal vesicle fluid . Semen is made alkaline overall with the secretions from the other contributing glands, including the seminal vesicle fluid .

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What is prostatic fluid secretion?

Prostate fluid. Your prostate makes a fructose rich solution which helps your sperm survive. 99% of your ejaculate comes from the prostate. Read more...

What is acrid and prostatic fluid?

Complex fluid. During ejaculation, sperm mixes with fluids from the seminal vesicles, the prostate, and the bulbourethral glands .Seminal vesicles produce a yellowish viscous fluid rich in fructose makes up about 70% of human semen prostatic secretion, whitish-clear thin fluid contains proteolytic enzymes, citric acid, acid phosphatase and lipids, bulbourethral glands lubricate urethra. Read more...

Have a thick white discharge It looks like semen I've been tested mulitple times all neg There is no pain or itching. What can this be prostate fluid?

I am assuming. That you are circumcised. If not, you may simply be noticing a normal finding which is a combination of sloughing skin cells and mucus known as smegma. If you are circumcised, you don't produce smegma, so that can't be the explanation. Not having more detail about when or how you observe the discharge, I have to ask might it be semen? Have you had a microscopic exam to exclude that?Time 2C Urology. Read more...
Penile discharge. Non-specific urethritis is a common cause of discharge. It causes a discharge that is usually, but not always, clear, and worse in the mornings. It may be uncomfortable to pass urine. There are numerous different organisms that cause this. Don't know how you were tested but see a urologist if you have not yet done so. The milky discharge usually signifies white blood cells in the discharge. Read more...