Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
137 Doctors are Online

Bleeding from penis tip after urinating, injured testicles. Cause of worry?

My 9 year old son informed me that tonight after he urinated, he noticed a single droplet of blood come out of the tip of his penis . What could this be? He was very frightened by it. Recently he took a hit to his testicles, not sure if that would have anything to do with blood from the penis just thought it may be good to tell you.
Asked On : Thu, 14 Feb 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  60
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Jun 2015
Hello dear...
Blood in the tip of penis may be due to:
1. Trauma to the uro-genital tract
2. Urinary tract infection

Investigations like urine examination and if needed an ultrasound scan of the testicular area will be helpful in clinching the diagnosis. will be better to consult an Urologist to find out the exact cause.
So that necessary management steps could be taken.

Wishing your son a Good Health. Let me know if I need to clarify further.
Thanks & take care.
Answered: Sat, 16 Feb 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor