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Should I go to the ER I think my foreskin got stuck behind the head

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Eitner
33 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: If you are not able to move the foreskin back over the glans (head), it can cut off the circulation and kill off part of the penis. Try ice and lotio ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Sarle
21 years experience Urology
Para phimosis: If can't reduce back go to er.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Somewhat: There may be a problem called phimosis which prevents normal retraction of the foreskin, but if it gets stuck behind the glans penis it should be addr ... Read More
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Dr. James Lin
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That is normal...: What described about your foreskin could be just normal & unique for you. A direct look at by experienced eyes like urologists', will surely answe ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
Not a problem: That is not a problem. If the foreskin will retract and is not too tight it should be fine.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Foreskin: You have to return the foreskin to its normal position or you may develop what is called paraphimosis. If that happens you need to see a urologist bef ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience Urology
See answer : Phimosis refers to the inability to adequately retract the distal foreskin over the glans penis. One to five percent of males will have nonretractible ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Can you retract foreskin for easy cleaning, and have you had trouble in topical hygiene and sexual function? If so, circumcision by skillful surgeon w ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Michaels
52 years experience Urology
Do not: Force it back or you will develop a condition called paraphimosis in which the head of the penis becomes extremely swollen. See a urologist and either ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: Do you have a long tight foreskin, which may have some inflammation? All these may induce what you felt & described. However, it is still hard to ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Salvatore Biazzo
27 years experience Family Medicine
Phimosis: The condition where you cannot pull the foreskin back behind the penis is called phimosis. By age 17 most uncircumcised men are able to retract it bac ... Read More
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