Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.
Rectal Pain or Itching
Occasionally, an infection in the prostate ("prostatitis") can cause symptoms in the rectum or buttock. Please review the following symptoms that suggest a prostate problem:
pain in the penis or testicles
burning upon urinating
difficulty starting your urine stream or inability to pass urine
cloudiness or blood in the urine
blood in your semen
pain when you ejaculate.
Do you have one or more of these symptoms?