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Dr. Y., Urologist
Category: Urology
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Experience:  I am fellowship trained specializing in general urology and reconstructive urology.
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I have been straining when trying to urinate, I strained so

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I have been straining when trying to urinate, I strained so hard it bothers my hemmoroids and hurts a little while after i urinate
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: for about 5 days now, and i will take a tylenol afterwards
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No I went to beaumont er on tuesday, and they never checked my prostrate or anything, only thing they did was give me an ultrasound of my bladder, then stuck a catherther up my penis, which seemed to make the pain worse
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

How old are you and is this a new problem for you?

Was the catheter to drain the residual urine in your bladder?