I'm 27 & I've always been able to hold my urine for a long x. Howvr, I recently started having sex & noticed that starting concurrently I've had trouble holding my urine.
After the 1st x, when urinating, I couldn't quite get it all out. This also happened on subsequent trips, along w some leakage after I stood up. Then, I started being unable to hold my urine - I'd notice I had to go, but wld start leaking b-4 I had a chance to sit down. Over the past two wks, the urgency has incresingly become stronger & more immediate, even if I don't have much urine. Then yesterday, I urinated ~10 xs (maybe >) in 2 hrs x. Almost always, I barely had anything, but couldn't hold it & my body would give me v little warning b-4 I would start urinating! Was accomp'd by an unpleasant, v intense (but not ~quite~ painful/burning) sensation afterwards, & occas. the lightest red. Later, my need to urinate started lessening, & so far today I'm doing ok making it to the b.room in x; no red today yet either. But I am concerned.
Any idea what could've caused this? Could it have anything to do w having sex (e.g, could something've been damaged during sex)? What is the likelihood that this'll continue, or possibly clear up on its own? Any ideas on poss. methods of treatment (if any) for my specific situation?
I know I should see a doctor, but I have a huge phobia w going to the doctor, & am hoping to get inf. here 1st if at all poss.
I am assuming that you are female. The symptoms you describe could be a bladder infection /UTI, or they could be from a sexually transmitted infection. It is hard to say which based on your description. PLease get a urine culture, and if this is negative, then get cultures of your cervix and urethra to determine if you have an infection in the urethra.
Copyright 1994-2017MedHelp International.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.