Learn about different types and treatments of urinary tract infections, the risk factors, and prevention for both men and women.
Balanitis is swelling of the foreskin or head of the penis. Symptoms include redness, discharge, itchiness, and pain.
Prostatitis is inflammation of the prostate gland. Learn more about its symptoms and how your doctor can treat it.
Chronic nonbacterial prostatitis is a condition that causes pain and inflammation in the prostate and the lower urinary tract in men.
Urethritis is a condition in which the urethra, or the tube that carries urine from the bladder to outside the body, becomes inflamed and irritated.
Crystallized minerals left in your bladder after urination can develop into bladder stones. Read more on causes of these and how to treat them.
Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease. It causes herpes sores, which are painful blisters (fluid-filled bumps) that can break open and ooze fluid.
Chlamydial urethritis is an infection caused by the STD chlamydia. Here's how to treat it to prevent more serious health complications.
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a type of bacteria. We explain the symptoms, complications, and more.
Reactive arthritis is a type of arthritis triggered by an infection in the body.
Penile cancer is a form of cancer that affects the skin and tissues of the penis. Learn about penile cancer symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment.
The herpes simplex virus (HSV) is an infection that causes herpes. Herpes appears most often on the genitals or mouth.
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