Glossary Term:

Title

retrograde ejaculation

Phonetic

<b>ret</b>-tro-grade e-<b>jack</b>-you-<b>LAY</b>-shun

Description

a condition, often happening after prostate surgery or radiation in which orgasm causes semen to enter the bladder, rather than leaving the body through the penis. Also known as a dry orgasm. See also abdominoperineal resection, bladder, prostate, radiation, radical prostatectomy, semen, transurethral resection of the prostate.