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White discharge, burning sensation in penis. Ureaplasma in swabs, STD tests negative. Treatment?

I am in a monogamous gay relationship. My partner was experiencing a slight white discharge and burning from his penis . We were both tested for STD s and the results were negative but the doctor did find Ureaplasma in his swabs. My doctor did not check for that, will follow up. We do not use condoms . We find conflicting information on the web, some say its normal flora some say it must be treated with antibiotics. Will this keep happening? What do we do?
Asked On : Sun, 22 Jul 2012
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Thanks for the query

It looks like your partner is suffering from urethritis. It definitely needs treatment with antibiotics. Please seek a physician to send urine culture, routine and swab culture of the discharge. Please do not neglect it as it might become worse and cause damage to the urethra

I hope I was of help to you

I wish you and your partner good heath

Answered: Mon, 23 Jul 2012
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