Urethritis is inflammation of the urethra from any cause.
Urethritis may be caused by bacteria, viruses, injuries, or various chemicals from drugs or other products. People particularly at risk are men ages 20-35, lack of sexual activity protection and other risky sexual behavior as when there is no condom used, std history or contact. Women who are in their reproductive years are also at risk.
Men commonly experience the following symptoms:
Women experience the following symptoms: