A 35-year-old male asked:
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i was diagnosed with small fiber neuropathy. i never had penis pain until i used a hydrocortisone cream and retinol cream on my penis head for hyperpigmentation. now i’ve been in pain for four months. is it the creams i used or my neuropathy ?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Cream: Retinol cream is not used for application to the penis. It's use is primarily for acne of the face
Answered on Apr 12, 2018

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