This patient support community is for discussions relating to urology issues, benign prostate disease, penis curvature, cystisis, pediatric urology, prostate, sexual dysfunction and urological cancers.
I have been experiencing a sharp pain in my penis when I ejaculate. It only occurs while the semen is coming out and all the muscles are contracting. This pain is limited to my penis only and leaves when ejaculation ends. I had it for a few weeks and then it went away. It has recently returned for the past week or so. It happened first when I had ejaculated after abstaining from sex and masturbation for a long period of time (for me this was about two weeks). I seemed to have an extra large amount of semen coming out and I feel like I burst a pipe, so to speak. Since then, it happens even when sex or masturbation is frequent with smaller amounts of semen. Any ideas would be helpful..Thanks.
Pain during ejaculation can be a sign of a prostate condition. This can be bacterial prostatitis or abacterial prostatitis. As you have had this condition for a few weeks now, the problem will need to be defined as chronic prostatitis.
You will need to have a prostate examination done. This will involve a digital rectal exam, urinalysis, prostate ultrasound, and/or prostate fluid analysis.
Treatment will depend on the organism isolated and will be for a minimum duration of 15-20 days and may extend even longer, based on the adequacy of response.
Abacterial prostatitis can also cause prostate-related symptoms and enlargement of the prostate and will need symptomatic treatment.
Ensure that you keep fluid intake around 2000 ml, avoid prostate irritants, such as caffeine, alcohol, citrus fruits, etc., avoid sitting for prolonged periods of time or on inadequately padded surfaces, and practice moderate physical activity.
Do keep us posted on any further doubts you have in this regard.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
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.