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Dr. Arun Phophalia, Urologist
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When I go to the bathroom it burns or that's what I think it

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When I go to the bathroom it burns or that's what I think it is I cant sit down for at least 90 minute I have to lay I don't sleep around so that isn't it. Ths has been going on for a week.
JA: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?
Customer: Loss of appetite and weight loss
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have a seizure disorder and take medicine for arthritis
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 5 months ago.

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 5 months ago.

Where is the burning; urinary or anus region?

What is your age and gender?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Urinary F 64
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 5 months ago.

A urinary tract infection is the commonest cause for this severe burning. A urine exam and culture test would confirm it and give you the most efficacious antibiotic to eradicate the infection. You may take Azo which is available without prescription as a urinary analgesic meanwhile. Following measures also would help;

1) Cranberry juice or Cranberry extract tablets.

2) Plenty of fluids.

The other cause can be urethra prolapse, bladder stone for your burning, which would need physical exam and ultrasound for the diagnosis.

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I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Thank you your help
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 5 months ago.

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