Frequent Urination - "Too Many Bathroom Breaks"
Find out the causes, risk factors and treatments for frequent urination, a symptom that can indicate a variety of different conditions.
Learn about the different conditions and factors that can cause a weak urine stream, and the treatments commonly used to improve flow.
Urinary Incontinence - The "Leaky Plumbing" Problem
Incontinence, or the involuntary loss of urine, can be a symptom of several conditions. Learn what causes incontinence, and the common treatments for it.
Urination - difficulty with flow
Difficulty starting or maintaining a urinary stream is called
urinary hesitancy. It is common in older men with enlarged prostate
Blood in Urine
Blood in the urine is a symptom that should never be ignored. Learn what may cause bloody urine, and the most common treatments for it.
Blood in the semen
Blood in the semen, called hematospermia, may be undetectable
(microscopic) or visible in the ejaculation fluid. It could be a
symptom of something wrong in the prostate.
Prostate surgery can cause erectile dysfunction. Learn more.
Penis pain is any pain or discomfort in the penis and could be a
symptom of an inflamed prostate gland.
Prostate cancer usually causes no symptoms in the early stages. As the malignancy spreads, it may constrict the urethra and cause urinary problems.
The symptoms commonly associated with BPH are collectively called lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS). It should be noted that BPH is not always the cause of these symptoms.
Urine - bloody
In men, what may be mistaken for urinary bleeding is sometimes a
bloody ejaculation, usually due to a prostate problem.
Frequent or urgent urination
Prostate problems can be a cause of frequent or urgent urination.