Blood in semen

Patient

Q: I have blood in my semen. It started yesterday I have no other symptoms at all. I read that it's not very uncommon and usually it goes away on its own. It's bright red in color. It doesn't hurt to ejaculate. Just blood in the semen

Symptoms:  None
Doctor

A:   Thank you for your question. We recommend that you visit your doctor to conduct a genital exam and testing for possible sexually transmitted infections. It is possible that this is a solitary event and will not occur again however we want to be cautious and have the appropriate examinations and test performed to rule out any serious infections.

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