PENIS PAIN

 

Description

Penis pain is any pain or discomfort in the penis

Symptoms

  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Blood in the semen
  • Discolored or bruised penis
  • Discharge from the urethra
  • Inflammation
  • Problems with urination
  • Pain in the bladder, prostate, testicles, or abdomen
  • Premature ejaculation
  • Rash on the penis
  • Lesions or sores on the penis
  • Itchy penis
  • Lumps or hard bumps on the penis or in the groin area
  • Swelling of the penis or surrounding area
  • Accumulation of a thick secretion under the foreskin

Cause

  • Prostatitis
  • Injury
  • Peyronie’s disease
  • Reiter syndrome Bladder stone
  • Bites, either human or insect
  • Cancer of the penis
  • Priapism
  • Genital herpes
  • Infected hair follicles
  • Infected prosthesis of the penis
  • Infection under the foreskin of uncircumcised men (balanitis)
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Syphilis
  • Urethritis

Diagnostic Tests

  • physical examination

Treatment

  • Injections soften Peyronie’s disease plaque
  • Draining the blood from the penis
  • Antibiotics
  • Antiviral medications
  • Steroid creams
  • chemotherapy
  • surgery

Lifestyle management

  • using condoms
  • avoiding sex with anyone who has STDs
  • avoiding rough movements