A 32-year-old male asked:
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i am uncircumcised and always have been retracting the foreskin from the penis glands. is this the right way to clean under the penis head.

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Best done in shower. Also be sure to keep urine out of it by blotting after passing urine.
Answered on Apr 16, 2014
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