Hello, I have this sore right near my pee hole. I have not been sexually active for over 8 years now. I am not sure if it is from exercising and the rubbing against my clothes. It is very odd. Can I actually carry an STD for 8 years and not have any symptoms until now? I do remember it itching first and now I have a sore. I would hate to have to go to the doctor to tell me that it is nothing. The sore is like a paper cut right on the end of my pee hole. Please help.
Ruling out infection should be the first thing done. A urinalysis should be done to evaluate for STDs like gonorrhea and chlamydia, as well as urethritis.
If you are a male, a rectal exam can be done to rule out prostate infection or inflammation.
If the symptoms continue, a cystoscopy can be considered to evaluate for anatomical abnormalities - like a urethral stricture or polyp.
These options can be discussed with your personal physician, or in conjunction with a urologist.
Followup with your personal physician is essential.
This answer is not intended as and does not substitute for medical advice - the information presented is for patient education only. Please see your personal physician for further evaluation of your individual case.
hii, my vaginas itchy& when i pee it stings like a paper cut but i think it may be because i was on vacation at the beach and the salt water made my bikini rub against it and it feels as if i have a slightly small cut in that area this just started accuring for the first time this week while on vacation any ideas on how i can get it to stop itching? i havent tried dusching yet do you think that would help any? if not what would? please help-
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