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797 Possible Causes for Female Sterility, Leukorrhea, Urethral Discharge in Males

  • Urethritis

    In the absence of the major diagnostic signs of inflammatory vaginitis, leukorrhea might be a sensitive indicator of cervical inflammation with a high negative predictive[cdc.gov] The urethral discharge was collected from male patients with urethritis at 51 medical facilities from April 2009 to October 2010.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A similar infection can occur in females and potentially lead to pelvic inflammatory disease (severe infection in the pelvis and reproductive organs) and sterility.[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Cervicitis

    If woman's male sex partner is diagnosed with urethritis (a urinary tract infection ) or if he has symptoms of this condition (i.e. pain or burning with urination, penile[emedicinehealth.com] Patients' symptoms were relieved significantly by ultrasound therapy, including 88.9% patients who had abundant leukorrhea, 80% who had pelvic pain and 87.5% who had postcoital[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chronic cervical infection is the most common cause of leukorrhea and a major etiologic factor in infertility, dyspareunia, abortion, and intrapartum infection.[generalhealthtopics.com]

  • Trichomonas Infection

    Female: Urine sediment, vaginal secretions Male: Urethral discharge or prostate secretions or first few drops of voided urine Sample for culture should be placed into a tube[microbeonline.com] Pathogenesis Most are asymptomatic Causes inflammation, itching and leukorrhea They feed on leukocytes and cell exudates They are ingested by monocytes 9.[slideshare.net] The clinical picture in the acute infection reveals diffuse vulvitis due to copious leukorrhea.[doi.org]

  • Gonorrhea

    The first symptoms in the male are a burning sensation upon urination and a purulent urethral discharge that may be profuse or may be so meagre as to go unnoticed.[britannica.com] PID can lead to sterilization in females. Men may suffer from swelling of the testicles and penis.[health.ny.gov] […] that practically always involves mucous membranes of the urethra, resulting in a copious discharge of pus, more apparent in the male than in the female.[textbookofbacteriology.net]

    Missing: Leukorrhea
  • Uterine Fibroid

    […] cramping passing blood clots bloating abdominal enlargement constipation urinary frequency or difficulty urinating infertility painful intercourse chronic watery discharge (leukorrhea[everydayhealth.com] Brosens I, Deprest J, Dal Cin P, Van den Berghe H Fertility and sterility. 1998 ; 69 (2) : 232-235.[atlasgeneticsoncology.org] Fertil Steril 64 , 187 –190.[doi.org]

    Missing: Urethral Discharge in Males
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease

    Males with symptoms suggestive of chlamydia (urethral discharge or dysuria or whose partner has chlamydia) should be tested and empirically treated at the initial visit.[cdc.gov] In the absence of the major diagnostic signs of inflammatory vaginitis, leukorrhea might be a sensitive indicator of cervical inflammation with a high negative predictive[cdc.gov] PID is more commonly associated with females than with males. Untreated PIDs can be extremely serious. PID is a leading cause of sterility, particularly among females.[biologyreference.com]

  • Nongonorrheal Male Urethritis

    NON GONORRHEA URETHRITIS Symptoms: Painful urination (dysuria); pus from urethra (penis)- urethral discharge; No symptom in female or discharge from cervix Special signs:[oluwoleogunranti.com] Visually, leukorrhea presents as a heavy pale white sticky discharge, while the mucous plug is usually bloodstained.[ndri.com] .  In males: urethritis with purulent discharges.  In females: urethritis and/or cervicitis with discharges.  Arthritis, pharyngitis, rectal infection, septicaemia, endocarditis[slideshare.net]

    Missing: Female Sterility
  • Chlamydial Urethritis

    Overview Urethral discharge and/or dysuria are typical symptoms of male urethritis.[sti.guidelines.org.au] A similar infection can occur in females and potentially lead to pelvic inflammatory disease (severe infection in the pelvis and reproductive organs) and sterility.[my.clevelandclinic.org] In men, nongonococcal urethritis has symptoms similar to those of gonorrhea. A gonorrhea-like discharge from the penis is the most prominent symptom.[britannica.com]

    Missing: Leukorrhea
  • Gonococcal Urethritis in the Male

    […] microscopic evidence ( 5 WBC per high-power field) on Gram stain of urethral smear positive urine screening test for Chlamydia Discharge Sampling in a male calcium alginate[quizlet.com] A similar infection can occur in females and potentially lead to pelvic inflammatory disease (severe infection in the pelvis and reproductive organs) and sterility.[my.clevelandclinic.org] Overview Urethral discharge and/or dysuria are typical symptoms of male urethritis.[sti.guidelines.org.au]

    Missing: Leukorrhea
  • Urethral Trauma

    ) Self catheterization - male (Medical Encyclopedia) Traumatic injury of the bladder and urethra (Medical Encyclopedia) Urethral discharge culture (Medical Encyclopedia) Urethral[icdlist.com] Generously coat the distal portion (2-5 cm) of the catheter with lubricant Apply sterile drape If female, separate labia using non-dominant hand.[med.uottawa.ca] Use the dominant hand to swipe the tip of the penis or female urethral opening with the Betadine sponges.[medschool.lsuhsc.edu]

    Missing: Leukorrhea

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