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I have a question regarding recurrent priapism, Yes, I have,

Customer Question

JA: Hello. What is your issue regarding?
Customer: Yes i have a question regarding recurrent priapism
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes, I have, i am not currently taking any medications....the doctors I have seen have not been able to determine a cause.....
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: not really, that is the only problem ive really ever had....apart from having my tonsils out when i was a kid
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.

Thanks for this question

How old are you?

when did it start?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I am 35, this started approximately 3 years ago
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.

Could it be psychological?

what blood tests were done?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I am wondering the same thing, my doctor ran a series of tests, the results were mostly within the normal range apart from a slightly elevated testosterone level.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.

what tests did he run?

can you list them?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
they did a penile ultrasound, a test where they measured the flow of urine, i think a basic metabolic panel, something that they did looked at hormone levels too
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.

That is all great.

I think it is psychological honestly

I would look into counseling/therapy