Palmyra, NJ
A 24-year-old male asked:

I used a penis pump briefly one time about two minutes or so and since then right under my penis head is swollen, wrinkly and peeling.what is wrong?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 54 years experience
See details: Use your hand, it carries less risk. A mechanical device carries greater risk of causing soft tissue injury.
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