YES, you can get urethritis from masturbating too hard. When you masturbate too vigorously, you can injure and irritate your genitals as well as the opening of your urethra located right there beneath your clitoris. Combine rough friction with a germ-covered hand, and you have the recipe for an infection. Take the meds as directed. Don't stop taking them early just because the symptoms subside.
Urethritis in Men
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The urethra is the tube that connects the urinary bladder to the outside of the body and includes the opening at the end of the penis. Both urine and semen pass through the urethra. The same bacteria that cause urinary tract infections E. Viral causes of urethritis include herpes simplex virus, adeno virus and cytomegalovirus. Chemical irritation caused by soaps, lotions, and colognes can cause temporary pain in the urethra. Spermicide in condoms and contraceptive jelly, cream or foam can also cause irritation.
Skip to content. My boyfriend has had pain during urination and ejaculation. We have been only with each other for the past year and neither of us have std's.
Urethritis is inflammation of the urethra - the tube between the bladder and the end of the penis. This leaflet is about urethritis which is not caused by gonorrhoea infection. Inflammation of the urethra usually causes symptoms in men, such as discharge, soreness of the penis and pain passing urine. It is usually due to a sexually transmitted infection STI , but has several possible causes. See also the separate leaflet called Urethritis and Urethral Discharge in Men , which includes a diagram explaining the male anatomy in this area.