What other symptoms might occur with prostate pain?

Prostate pain may accompany other symptoms that vary depending on the underlying disease, disorder or condition. Symptoms that frequently affect the urinary tract may also involve other body systems.

Urinary tract symptoms that may occur along with prostate pain

    Prostate pain symptoms may accompany other symptoms affecting the urinary tract including:

    • Bloody ejaculate (hematospermia)
    • Cloudy urine
    • Difficult or painful urination, or burning with urination (dysuria)
    • Foul-smelling urine
    • Frequent urination
    • Frequent urination that often produces only a small amount of urine
    • Inability to fully empty bladder
    • Urgent need to urinate

      Other symptoms that may occur along with prostate pain

      Prostate pain may accompany symptoms related to other body systems including:

      • Abdominal, pelvic, or lower back pain that can be severe
      • Body aches
      • Fever and chills
      • Frequent infections
      • Low back pain
      • Malaise
      • Pain at the tip of the penis
      • Painful ejaculation

      Serious symptoms that might indicate a life-threatening condition

      In some cases, prostate pain may be a symptom of a life-threatening condition that should be immediately evaluated in an emergency setting. Seek immediate medical care (call 911) if you, or someone you are with, have any of these life-threatening symptoms including:

      • Abdominal, pelvic, or lower back pain that can be severe
      • High fever (higher than 101 degrees Fahrenheit)
      • Inability to urinate

      INTRODUCTION

      What is prostate pain?

      Prostate pain is any pain or discomfort of the prostate gland. The prostate gland wraps around the tube that transports urine out of the bladder and is involved in the production of semen. Prostate pain can occur as a result of a number of diseases or disorders.

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      CAUSES

      What causes prostate pain?

      The causes of prostate pain will vary depending on the underlying disease or disorder.

      Common causes of prostate pain

      Prostate pain may be caused by common prostate disorders including:

      • Abscess
      • Cyst
      • Enlarged prostate
      • Prostate cancer
      • Prostatitis

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      Medical Reviewer: William C. Lloyd III, MD, FACS Last Annual Review Date: Sep 20, 2013 Copyright: © Copyright 2014 Health Grades, Inc. All rights reserved. May not be reproduced or reprinted without permission from Health Grades, Inc. Use of this information is governed by the HealthGrades User Agreement.

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