Diagnostic Tests for Bloody ejaculation
Diagnostic Test list for Bloody ejaculation:
The list of diagnostic tests
mentioned in various sources as
used in the diagnosis of Bloody ejaculation
- Physical examination
- Abdominal examination for enlarged and tender bladder due to urinary retention as complication of benign prostatic hypertrophy, prostate cancer or prostatitis
- Digital rectal examination e.g. prostatitis has exquisitely tender, swollen, firm and warm prostate; benign prostatic hypertrophy of the prostate has an enlarged prostate; prostate cancer may have a hard, nodular and irregular gland
- Urine or ejaculate microscopy and culture - In prostatitis often has white cells and bacteria but may be normal. Urinary tract infection may complicate benign prostatic hypertrophy.
- First pass urine PCR for Chlamydia and gonorrhea - if suspected as cause of prostatitis.
- Post-massage prostatic secretions - may show excess white cells with prostatitis.
- Blood tests
- Renal function tests which may be affected with urinary obstruction due to prostatitis , benign prostatic hypertrophy or prostate cancer
- Prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels may be elevated in prostate cancer, prostatitis and benign prostatic hypertrophy. Normal levels do not exclude these conditions
- Radiological investigations
- X-Ray of prostate - may show prostatic stones that may prevent successful treatment of prostatitis.
- Transrectal ultrasound scan
- Prostatic needle biopsy - (if indicated) if suspect prostate cancer.
Home Diagnostic Testing
These home medical tests may be relevant to Bloody ejaculation causes:
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Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bloody ejaculation:
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