A 53-year-old member asked:
How effective are steroid creams at treating phimosis?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Patricio Gargollo answered
20 years experience in Pediatric Urology
Depends: It really depends on the cause of the phimosis. If the cause is balanitis xerotica obliterans then steroid creams are 0%. Effective. If bxo is not the cause then one study suggests that a 3 month course of treatment is 50% effective.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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