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Question: Pain after ejaculation ever since a foley cath years ago


 yttrium - Thu Dec 17, 2009 9:28 am

I'd like to know if there are any treatments available to reduce or remove the pain. The doctors at the VA do not consider it important enough to treat but if there is some treatment I will go to a private urologist. The pain is the entire length of the penis and back into my abdomen a bit. It occasionally happens after urination but always after ejaculation. Sharp pain will last several hours. Uristat helps but I don't know if it is safe to take long term.

I'd be happy to try a different urologist if there are any treatments we could discuss.
 Dr.M.jagesh kamath - Fri Dec 25, 2009 9:27 pm

User avatar Hello,I Am sure the urologist has ruled out causes like urinary infection,NGUs,prostatitis and other blocks along the tract.The diagnosis that would emerge now may be pelvic floor muscle hypertonic reaction.Tension and anixiety states are said to be the causes.Alpha blockers,botulinum injections,pelvic floor stengthening exercise,acupuctue,yoga have all been tried singly or in combination with varying results.Best wishes.

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