In younger men, hematospermia
may result from infections, inflammation, or blockages in the genitourinary tract, including the prostate (prostatitis), bladder, seminal vesicles, testicles, and urethra.
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
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.
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.
Among the most common presenting symptoms are hematuria and hematospermia
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.
He also has occasional pain after ejaculation, but no known hematospermia
It sounds as though this patient has hematospermia
, which is probably related to his warfarin therapy.
He had no symptoms of prostatitis or gross hematospermia
Complications Associated with Prostate Biopsy Post-biopsy complications % Hematospermia
Patient A reported that during and after illness he experienced no symptoms of prostatitis or dysuria, and noted no macroscopic hematospermia
Only in about 2% of cases is hematospermia
associated with malignancy of the genitourinary tract .