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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I am a 24 year old male who had unprotected sex just over a week ago. 4 days ago I began having a tingling feeling in the tip of my penis that has not gone away. It feels as if a small amount of urine is trapped in the tip of my urethra and wont come out. What could this be?
User :   ???
Doctor :   Hi I am Dr. cccc I am going thru ur querry
Doctor :   Do you have any discharge from Penis?
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you have penis while urinating?
User :   do i have PAIN while urinating?
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you have any rash on the penis?
User :   no
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   You never had these feelings before intercourse? y/n
User :   no, this is the first time i have had these symptoms
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   Did you had normal ejaculation during intercourse?
User :   yes
User :   everything is normal but the unusual and constant tingling
User :   ???
Doctor :   This is possibly from some kind of bruising in side the urethra. It could lead to urinary tract infection. You ca have the urine microscopic test to know the UTI.
Doctor :   If there are pus cells in urine , you need antibiotics for 5 days
User :   my doctor has given me pills for chlamydia and gonorrhea and a shot of penicillin. would this also cure a UTI?
Doctor :   There is alternative, drink plenty of cranberry juice and water and wait for 3 more days and if does not subside then get the urine test done
Doctor :   UTI can be from other bacteria.
User :   could this be herpes?
Doctor :   No
User :   what will cranberry juice do?
Doctor :   You need urine analysis and culture, and culture from urethra
Doctor :   These tests will acurately tell if there is infection
Doctor :   Cranberry juice has antibacterial activity
Doctor :   works good for UTI
User :   thank you for your advice
User :   i will see my doctor again for urine and urethra analysis
Doctor :   If the symptoms persists, you can get the tests done or just ask your MD for 5 days prescription of another antiobiotcs
Doctor :   Did I answer ur query?
User :   yes, thank you
Doctor :   Thank you for consuting
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye
User :   bye
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