Burning Sensation During Urination

Burning sensation during urination is the most common sign of urinary tract infection (UTI). The other causes include prostatitis, sexually transmitted infections, interstitial cystitis, radiation therapy, kidney stones, urethral stricture, pelvic inflammatory disease, etc.

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What causes pain at the end of urination?

Query: Hi doctor, I am having pain at the end of urination, but the pain is not excruciating. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The pain at the end of urination is likely due to inflammation of the prostate. Chronic inflammation of the prostate can happen at a young age and presents symptoms like pain at the base of the penis or area between testis and anus, pain at the end of urination, or burn...  Read Full »

Can a history of heart stunts cause frequent illness to the body?

Query: Hello doctor,I am usually getting a fever, and a couple of years back, I had three heart stunts done.  Read Full »

Dr. Zubayeralam

Family Physician, General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, Pulmonologist, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have been suffering from a fever for few days, and you have a history of 3 heart stunts. The duration of fever is important with associated features like cough, shortness of breath, abdominal pain, nause...  Read Full »

Does prostatitis cause burning sensation?

Query: Hello doctor, I had unprotected sex with one girl at the end of the previous year (she is known to me). Then, three months ago, I had protective sex with another girl with a protective condom. But oral sex was done without a condom. Then I knew the previous girl has HSV 2 (herpes simplex virus), th...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Herpes simplex 1 symptoms persist, and the diagnosis is prostatitis. You need semen for culture to check what type of bacteria is infecting your prostate, then antibiotics for six weeks for that specific type of bacteria. That is best to be done as the prostate infec...  Read Full »

What happens if red spots on the penis is not treated?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 45-year-old male. I am 180 cm by height and 75 kg by weight. I had unprotected sex, oral, and rimming. After few months, I called the doctor and explained the problem over the phone, then started on two cures antibiotic tablets when I thought it was cystitis. After that, I got an a...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The redness on the tip of the penis and burning sensation when you pass urine is due to inflammation, and mostly it is due to using chemicals like soap during baths. The pain usually is on the tip of the penis as that is the most sensitive area. It is generally reduc...  Read Full »

Why am I experiencing a constant burning sensation in my urethra throughout the day?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 21-year-old male. For the past 2 to 3 months, I have been experiencing a constant burning sensation in my urethra throughout the day, especially when I urinate. About six weeks into the symptoms, I went to my general physician and had my urine tested. My white blood cell count ...  Read Full »

Dr. Vaibhav


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Your symptoms can be related to prostate inflammation, called prostatitis. Sometimes in this condition, urine examination reports are normal. But symptoms of burning in the urethra, pain in the lower back, or perineum happens. You will need to meet a urologist for a pro...  Read Full »

Can urolithiasis cause left abdominal pain and burning while peeing?

Query: Hi doctor,I have pain in my lower left side of the abdomen. I have a burning sensation while urinating. These symptoms look like urolithiasis. Please suggest.   Read Full »

Dr. Keeranmayee Mishra

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. You have difficulty in urination with a burning sensation. You can have it due to a urinary tract infection or stones. In your urine report, (attachment removed to protect patient identity) you seem to have some microorganisms and red blood ce...  Read Full »

What are these red dots on my penis?

Query: Hi doctor,There are red dots on my penis. And sometimes, I am feeling pain during urinating, and I also have prostate pain.  Read Full »

Dr. Ashok Kumar Choudhary

Andrologist, General Practitioner, Geriatrician, Psychiatrist, Psychologist Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Sexologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understand your concerns. From the available description and attached image (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity), there is papular lesions on the glans penis. Although it needs further inquiry, the lesions appear due to herpes...  Read Full »

Are these symptoms of burning sensation during urination and pain in the penis due to STDs?

Query: Hello doctor, Does herpes symptom leave a mild, dull pulse pain in the tip of the penis only on the left side? And it only happens like 1 or 2 times a day. And last for only seconds. There are no other symptoms (burning urination, itch, aching, blisters, or anything like that). Or could that just b...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thanks for consulting us. Dull pulse pain on the tip of the penis has nothing to do with the previous herpes virus. And it is a completely normal thing that can happen to anyone. It is not as well due to hemorrhoids as they do not share a common nerve supply. No need t...  Read Full »

Why does my wife have a burning sensation during urination for a year?

Query: Hello doctor, My wife has been having a burning sensation of urine for more than a year now. Earlier, she took Taxim-O, but after stopping it, the burning sensation came back. When it comes, it stays for 5 hours or so. She feels very uncomfortable and hardly can move. She was advised to take Uroton...  Read Full »

Dr. Shahil Khant

Andrologist, General Surgeon, Urologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have seen reports sent by you (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Though all reports are normal, ultrasound shows cystitis (urinary bladder wall inflammation). This could be a subclinical infection. As no specific cause is found, I suggest you a trial...  Read Full »

Are pus cells in the urine normal?

Query: Hi doctor, My urine pus cells are six to eight/hpf, epithelial cells are two to four/hpf. My general practitioner suggested antibiotics. Should I go for it?  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I reviewed your text. If you do not have symptoms like pain or burning while urination, then there is no need to take antibiotics. Yes, if you got previously mentioned symptoms with a test like this, you can take antibiotics for one week and do an ultrasound scan on follo...  Read Full »

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