The full form of UTI is urinary tract infection. It is a bacterial infection of the urinary tract, which includes the urethra, ureters, kidneys, and bladder. The symptoms are burning or pain on urination, frequent urination, fever, chills, cloudy urine, blood in urine, constant urge to pee, and pelvic pain. Antibiotics like Amoxycillin, Norfloxacin, and Ceftriaxone are used in the treatment.

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What should I do to help my painful erection?

Query: Hello doctor, For a few days, I had a painful erection on the right side only. Pain seems to get worse if the penis is pushed in towards the pelvis. No trauma or bend nor has the penis ever had a bend, no bruising noticeable, and no kegel pain. A urinalysis came back clean at GP. When flaccid, it c...  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 painful erection on the right only for the last few days. Pain is aggravated while the penis is pushing towards the pelvis. Such a painful erection may result from blood flo...  Read Full »

Could UTI cause cloudy urine and irritation during urination?

Query: Hello. I thought I had a UTI. I have a little bit of irritation when I use the bathroom and my pee tends to be really cloudy. Sometimes I itch but that’s rarely. I also seem to have the urge to keep peeing but I can’t. This has gone on for about 1 week and a half. I’m 15 and my mom...  Read Full »

Dr. Nasir

Pain Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician, General Medicine Physician

Answer: Good day to you Ma'am what you are describing seems likely to be a Urinary tract infection. It's fairly common among women and nothing to be worried about. Have you have fever in the past few days? Urine getting cloudy suggests proteins being present in the urine. Have you noticed any swelling aroun...  Read Full »

Why is my semen not normal after a urinary tract infection?

Query: Hello doctor,I had a UTI with the usual fever, etc., before five months. Before the UTI episode, my ejaculate was the usual (white), but my ejaculate has been clear ever since. I do not have pain, no problem with erections, plenty of desire, etc. What is the cause?  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Ejaculate color and consistency depends on the frequency of ejaculation. If it is more frequent, it is more clear, light, and more transparent, that is normal and requires no treatment. The only concern here will be if you are looking for fertility, then I will follo...  Read Full »

Is it normal to have a penile discharge?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 25 years old. Sometimes back, I had a different feeling in my duct. I would feel like scratching the bottom part of my penis all the time. It was like a funny itching, not a painful one from the tip to the groin area but just inside the tract. But then the feeling faded away afte...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran Sr

Sexologist, Diabetologist, Andrologist, General Practitioner

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I am concerned about your complaints. According to your complaints, it may be due to a fungal infection. I can help you with medication. I need to know more about your issue. Are you taking any tablets currently? Is there any discharge from the penis or sides of the pe...  Read Full »

What is the treatment for epididymo-orchitis?

Query: Hello doctor, I have an epididymo-orchitis infection. I went to the urologist, and he gave me antibiotics, taking it for two months, but the problem still is not going away. What to do in this situation? I am currently on Ciprofloxacin 500 mg, Fosfomycine 3000 mg, and Azithromycin 500 mg.   Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Epididymoorchitis is diagnosed mainly on ultrasound. It is a painful condition of the scrotum. It is mainly due to infections in the urinary tray secondary to STD (sexually transmitted disease) or obstruction to the lower urinary system like in the urethra or prostate...  Read Full »

Why do I get right lower abdominal pain only while sitting?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 44 years old. I think I have appendicitis. Last month, I got a slight pain in my right lower abdomen. I do not have pain when I sleep. But, I only feel slight pain while sitting and doing work. What should I do? Is this appendicitis? Is there any tablet or medicine for this? Plea...  Read Full »

Dr. Zubayeralam

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

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have been suffering from light pain in the right lower abdomen for the last month. Lower abdominal pain may arise from various reasons such as abdominal muscle strains or sprains due to long time sitting, ...  Read Full »

Can STD cause fishy odor in penis?

Query: Hi, my wife noticed a fish smell on my penis but I shower everyday after work and i have not cheated on her, which was her first assumption, and we both are freaking out. I dont have any other symptoms of any kind of an std and really the only other think I've noticed is that my urine is dark yello...  Read Full »

Dr. Afifa Nighat

Family Physician, General Practitioner

Answer: hello hope you're doing fine! you dont need to be worried. You might be suffering urinary tract infection . Get you urine sample tested for culture and sensitivity along with penile swab. it's also that your female partner might be having infection with bacteria gardneralla vaginalis which inhab...  Read Full »

Kindly suggest a better way to cure UTI.

Query: Doc first i had fever and chills last month then i was diagnosed with uti they treated me with Cefixime 200 mg 2 doses for 7 days but it didn't work but after 2 days it resolved by itself and after 1 week gap i again had groin pain, suprapubic pain, kidney pain and burning sensation during urine, ur...  Read Full »

Dr. Sayan Mukherjee

General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: whatever the symptoms and report I have seen that suggests a case of uti with acute kidney injury. as per your symptom the disease is recurrent. your reports are not too much to worried about. go for one urine culture report and fasting blood sugar. otherwise increase your water intake that will set...  Read Full »

How to manage UTI that is resistant to four antibiotics?

Query: Hi doctor,I have spent three weeks struggling with a UTI. I urge to urinate every four to six minutes and E Coli growth that has been resistant to four antibiotics. I had a low-grade fever that has recently dissipated. I am completely debilitated and cannot function. My urine culture test is positiv...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. ESBL (Extended-spectrum beta-lactamases) E. coli (Escherichia coli) is a bad infection and needs treatment with antibiotics and further investigations to find any possible underlying cause. Causes can be stones or blockage to the urinary system or pyelonephritis (infec...  Read Full »

How to manage urinary incontinence and premature ejaculation?

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 27-year-old male, fitter than average but not quite a disciplined athlete. For many years, since my early teens, I have had to urinate frequently, more so than any peers. In recent years I feel it was gotten worse. Having to urinate more frequently, sometimes multiple times an hour,...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thanks for consulting with us. You are a 27-year-old male with urgency and urge incontinence in passing urine a few times in one hour in the day and at least once at night. Premature ejaculation is another issue. The first issue, since you are a careful young work upst...  Read Full »

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