"I'm only responding to this thread so others can view my journey. I have had my second injection to reduce inflammation of my pudendal nerve and I am in my 22nd week of physical therapy. My pain level is at 0, with the occasional 2-4. Mostly…"
"This is what worries me as I have seen two different urologist at the same place and neither gave me a DRE.
No test other than a urine test and PSA.
Before seeing the urologist I saw the colonoscopy Dr who did do a Dre who said I have and inflamed…"
"Glenn, my first suggestion would be is to try not to diagnose yourself through other suffers experiences. The second thing I would do is ask your urologist if he/she has heard of CPPS (chronic pelvic pain syndrom)' pudendal nerve entrapment,…"
"Are you based in the UK?
Did you have a PSA test?
I have very similar symptoms to you with prostate inflammation and sometimes pain.
I also had the testical ache and a couple of numb toes on left foot.
My PSA was slightly raised but I am told this…"
"It is diagnosed through trial and error. I had urinalysis, blog, std, HSV, and prostate excretion tests multiple times to rule out infection. I also had a cystoscopy to rule out strictures or scar tissue inside the urethera. I also had a TRUS which…"
"Yes. I have been in 18 weeks of physical therapy and had my first pudendal nerve injection last Tuesday. My symptoms were/are reddness at tip of penis/uretheral opening, burning inside of urethera, burning after urination, and my personal favorite…"
"Hi the tip and inside of my penis burns after I have urinated.
Over the last 8 weeks I have had cipro and some other antibiotics
I have to have an ultrasound in two weeks to check my prostate my psa is 2.4 but they think that may be due to inflamed…"