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What causes blood in semen?

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Dr. P. T. Patil


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Posted on Mon, 20 Mar 2017 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Question: when i ejaculate there is blood I'm my seaman
Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 33 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Hemospermia needs to be investigated .

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for query .
Hemospermia at the age of 58 years needs to be investigated in detail to find out the source of bleeding .

Consult qualified Urologist for clinical and digital rectal examination and get following basic tests done to confirm the diagnosis.
1) Urine routine and culture.
2) Ultrasound scanning of abdomen and pelvis
3) Serum PSA.
4) Semen examination and semen culture
5) MRI of pelvis (If required )

Further treatment will depend upon result of these tests and final diagnosis.

Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions ,I shall be happy to help you
Thanks and Regards.

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