Doctor Q&A for Dr. Kristin Kozakowski

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
Steroid cream: I prescribe triamcinilone 0.05% steroid cream, also known as betamethasone, to be applied to the distal foreskin 2 times a day for six weeks. This com... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
You can get a STD: If your boyfriend cheated on you with someone who has a sexually transmitted disease, then you can contract that from him. A std is different from a u... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
See a doctor: Problems with urination can be associated with bladder infections, bladder or urethral masses, prostate disease, constipation, neurological disease, o... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
Not immediately: Foreskin does not usually naturally begin retracting until children are 2-3 years old. Parents should gently stretch the foreskin daily with normal ba... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
Bladder emptying: The same nerves that control the muscles in the legs, also control the bladder and bowel. Your fiance needs a full work-up of his bladder functioning ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
Strength of stream: The voiding flow rate study provides information about the strength of your urinary stream, how long it takes you to void, and your general pattern of... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
Urologist: Depending upon the specialists available in your area, urologists who are speciality trained in reconstructive surgery do hypospadias repairs in adult... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
Unlikely: Modern techniques for hypospadias repair involve the use of local skin flaps from the foreskin for skin coverage- there is no fat on the foreskin so a... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
Steroid cream: I prescribe triamcinilone 0.1% steroid cream. Apply it to the distal foreskin 2-4 times a day for 6 weeks. This in combination with gentle daily retra... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Urology 20 years experience
Treat the blockage: Renal or ureteric colic is caused by an underlying blockage of the kidney or ureter, commonly caused by a stone or by a congenital malformation of the... Read More
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