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Painful or Frequent Urination in Men

Contact your doctor. Even without these symptoms, you need a medical evaluation to explain why you are having pain or burning during urination. Possible causes include

  • a urinary tract infection

  • infection or inflammation of the prostate gland

  • infection or inflammation of the urine tube (urethritis).

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