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Presence of blood in the seminal fluid.
Synonym(s): hematospermia
[hemo- + G. sperma, seed]
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(hē′mə-tō-spûr′mē-ə, hĭ-măt′ə-)
The presence of blood in semen. Also called hemospermia.
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The presence of blood in seminal ejaculate.
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Further follow-up of patients was carried out on the second and fourth weeks after TRUS-bx, and symptoms, such as dysuria, rectal bleeding, fever, hematospermia, hematuria, and pollakiuria, were recorded.
Document how long and how often you experience hematospermia and any urinary symptoms you have.
In addition to extreme fatigue, maculopapular rash, headache and arthralgia, he developed symptoms of prostatitis with hematospermia upon his return to Colorado.
The symptoms of lower urinary tract infection include hematuria, genital or lower abdominal pain, urgency, frequency (secondary to inflammatory response and irritation of the bladder wall), pyuria, and hematospermia. In rare instances of prostatic abscess, the obstructive voiding symptom and urinary retention can be found.
(14) Podem ocorrer, apos este exame, algumas complicacoes imediatas, como sangramento retal, hematuria e episodios vasovagais, alem de outras complicacoes tardias, como febre, hematospermia, disuria persistente, infeccao, prostatite aguda e sepse urinaria.
The presence of adverse events, such as local pain, hematuria, hematospermia, dysuria rectal bleeding, prostatitis, epididymitis, orchitis, and sepsis, is reported in many patients; 20-50% have bacteriuria, 3-10% had fever with lower urinary tract symptoms, and the incidence of sepsis in patients undergoing this procedure is 0.5-5% [2-6].
Cysts are mostly smaller than 5 cm in diameter and are often discovered incidentally, but they may present with a wide variety of symptoms such as hematuria, hematospermia, epididymitis, prostatitis, infertility and urinary tract infections.
In one center of the ERSPC trial, among 5,802 biopsies performed, reported harms were fever (3.5%), urinary retention (0.4%), hospitalization for signs of prostatitis or urosepsis (0.5%), and hematuria (22.6%) and hematospermia (50.4%) more than 3 days after biopsy.
Among the most common presenting symptoms are hematuria and hematospermia. but urinary infection.
Although prostatitis can cover everything from an uncomplicated urinary tract infection and boggy prostate to urethral discharge and hematospermia, the National Institutes of Health identify just four types of prostatitis in their classification system.
"It sounds as though this patient has hematospermia, which is probably related to his warfarin therapy.
A 15-year-old male originally from Guinea without sexual intercourse or history of perineal trauma complained about recurrent episodes of hematospermia when masturbating over the last 2 years.