My boyfriend went to the bathroom this morning and had

Patient

Q: My boyfriend went to the bathroom this morning and had a slight pain with urination and noticed dried blood on the tip of his penis. He's 17 and plays sports and works out a lot. What could be the cause?

Symptoms:  Pain when urinating, dried blood at the tip
Doctor

A:   Hi.

The commonest cause of pain during urination and dried blood at the tip is passage of the urinary stone through the urethra causing pain and bleeding a part of which gets dried up .
Another reason can be just urethritis.

Ask him the following:
Send the urine sample for culture, sensitivity, routine and microscopy.
Ultrasonography of the abdomen and pelvis particularly for urogenital system, to find the presence of infection and/or stones.

Take plenty of oral fluid.
No sex or masturbation till cured.

I hope this answer helps him.

Related Q&A

Q: For a while It constantly felt like I had to urinate but I never really had to, and it was painful to do so. When thi...

Q: I have urinary problems now for a few weeks (frequency, urgency, can't seem to empty bladder, and slight burning). I...

Q: Hello, I had protected sex about a week ago, and now I currently have slight redness/irritation at the tip of my p...

Q: Sir few drops of blood came after i urinate this happen from 15years every year some times now i am 37 years three mo...

Q: I have had UTI for over 7 months now I'm a 20 year old girl, I've just started engaging in sexual activity. I've take...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews