I need to give a little background story to help explain my whole situtation. About three years ago I came back from spring break and had loss of sensation in my penis, and shortly after i had experienced numbness in my lips and nipples as well. I got checked out by a urologist and nuerologist and they had no idea what it was - and since i was able to get erections and ejaculate that i should just let it be. I was in a good relationship at the time and it sort of ruined things but after a few months of got used to things and was able to live life without much problems up until now..About a month ago coming back from spring break again I felt a wierd discomfort in my testicals and it made me very uneasy. A few days later my erections didnt feel as normal and i was loosing more feeling in my penis, which really started to worry me. I got checked out again by a urologist and he thought it might be and infection. I recieved antibodics and some anti-inflamtory medicine which relieved the wierd feeling in the testicals but the numbness and wierd feeling erections did not improve. I also recieved 4 MRIs and a pelvic/abdominal cat scan which all came back normal along with many blood tests. I was put back on antibodics and dethamexasone to help stimulate my nerves but nothing helps. Now i can get erections anymore let alone ejaculate. The docs all say im fine but i cant deal with this anymore. I cant sleep anymore and I have abnormal sensations in my face, mouth and toungue sometimes. I dont know if the stress/anxiety is doing part of this now, but i dont know what this is
To add i have seen a numbness specialist and other nuerologist and they all say im fine...I might get a spinal tap to be 100% sure, becasue i dont think this can all be in my head. The numbness in the penis and my scrotum is just so frustrating and depressing to me..I just started a relationship just as this happened and i cant loose this girl, and this is making things very difficult. I just dont understand how i keep getting worse in terms of numbness in my genital and now other areas of my body if nothing is wrong? Can a lot of this be from stress/anxiety? my doc just started me on medication to help that is supposed with axiety to not affect my sexual function. I really need help, as im 21 and i feel like my world just fell apart on me, i feel like each day gets worse and im loosing control of my body? Any thoughts are helpfull.
Well, all I can say to you is that you have been read and you have my best wishes.
But as I am not a professional, I have nothing to help you.
What did you do on each spring break that might have brought on these symptoms?
Go to a better urologist. If they don't find anything, request an MRI and some other tests. Get you back checked... slipped disk / pinched nerve, etc can cause that, so I've been told. I'm experiencing the same thing right now also.
I got 4 MRI's done, a cat scan done and have seen two nurologist, and they all found nothing. I think my axiety and lack of sleep is now contributing to all my sex problems. I just started seeing an acupunturist today and she says she can help. So im gonna see how this works
When I sit and my testes rest on something they become numb. I have been to the doc and taken a number of pills but still I have the same problem. I went to a Eurologist and he found nothing as well. Also there are no bumps on my testes... help
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