Blood in the semen

Alternative Names

Semen – bloody; Blood in ejaculation

Definition of Blood in the semen

Blood in the semen, called hematospermia, may be undetectable (microscopic) or visible in the ejaculation fluid.

Review

David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine; Scott Miller, MD, Urologist in private practice in Atlanta, Georgia. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 9/30/2009

Blood in semen

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