Hematospermia Differential Diagnoses

Updated: May 19, 2022
  • Author: Alexander D Tapper, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Etiologies to consider in the differential diagnosis of hematospermia include the following:

  • Inflammatory conditions of the prostate or seminal vesicles
  • Hypertension
  • Tuberculosis of the prostate, seminal vesicles, or vas deferens
  • Calculi of the prostate or seminal vesicles
  • Bleeding disorders
  • Prostate cancer
  • Malignancy of the seminal vesicles
  • Prostatic varices
  • Trauma

Differential Diagnoses