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got molluscum on male penis. removed w/ cryosurgery and bumps re-appear. applied mollenol and skin become reddish, swollen & itchy. can use sudocrem?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Relax: If you do nothing they will resolve without a trace. Using mollenol or zinc oxide is not likely to make any difference except that you will have felt like you did SOMETHING. If you are in a hurry go back to the Dr. Very light cryo is effective for molluscum but often requires several sessions. Deeper cryo to produce more violent reactions works in fewer treatments but may leave permanent white spo
Answered on Jun 5, 2018

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