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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
? fungal infection ?: Should see dr for evaluation. Might be a fungal infection, could be other things, so should not self-treat.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
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MusicToMySmears: Well it ain't strawberry ice cream! Stuff can collect in there, called "smegma"(after that famous L.A. 70's experimental band...).And smegma should be ... Read More
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Balanitis: Swelling/redness/creamy discharge of the head of the penis is likely due to a bacterial or fungal infection. Practicing proper hygiene will add in it ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Horak ii
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Balanitis: Sounds like Balanitis. One can try some over the counter steroid and antifungal creams. You may have to get a prescription. Depending on your risk fac ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Donato
25 years experience Urology
Red Patch on Penis: A red patch on the head of the penis can arise for several reasons. When uncircumcised inflammation, called balanitis, is most common. Hygeine/steroi ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Hard to say: The best approach is finding out what might have caused the problem in the first place. On the other hand, there is little hard in trying topical hydr ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yeast?: It sounds like a yeast infection. You should be seen, or maybe try an otc antifungal cream like Lamisil (terbinafine) or lotrimin.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Rash On Glans: Rash on glans is called balanitis. Causes can be bacteria, yeast, irritation, harsh soaps, or poor hygiene. You can try otc Hydrocortisone like corti ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: Since this must be quite troublesome for you, best to see your doctor. We don't know enough about the history to offer you even a guess (fungal infec ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
Phimosis/Balanitis: A fungal balanitis can cause itching and redness and if recurrent - can lead to phimosis ( tightening of foreskin ) . Suggest check your blood sugar a ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Infection: The foreskin can get infected. Try over the counter triple antibiotic and or antifungal. Get checked if not resolving. Keep the area clean and dry as ... Read More
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