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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: If you are a mammal then you have it. This is a combination of dead cells that normally flake off the skin and oil from our glands. It is completely n ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here is ...: Smegma is the slowly accumulated debris of skin shedding-off from the foreskin & glans penis. So, it is normal life product and just requires time ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience in Urology
Smegma: Other then normal basic hygiene, achieved by pulling back the foreskin and removing this normal whitish build up, you may want to consider an adult ci ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some ...: Clean this area with gentle flushing and manual rubbing just like what you have done for any deep skin folds such as the umbilicus, beneath breasts, g ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Kaplan
53 years experience in Urology
Secretions: Secretions from glans penis or glans clitoris.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
34 years experience in Family Medicine
Infection: Infection of the edge of the glans, ususally fungual and then bacterial. Overtime contraction of the foreskin where you can no longer adequately cle ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Just cleanse & dry..: Since smegma is the end products of shedded debris of squamous cells between clitoris and its hood like that in male's glans penis and foreskin. Usual ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
No.: Smegma is not dangerous, but poor penile hygiene does increase your risk of foreskin problems such as phimosis and paraphimosis, and also increasing y ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No: Smegma is normal in all healthy males who are uncircumcised. It consists of desquamated epithelial cells ( like dandruff of the penis plus secretion o ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
21 years experience in Urology
Clean: Soap and water....Daily.
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