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A 42-year-old male asked:

Itchy, flaky skin and smell bad at the head of my penis. can men get yeast infections? is that what it could be?

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Men ; Yeast: Yes, men can get yeast infections. Your doc can help w/antibiotics. There are natural supplements such as olive leaf extract that can also be used. Peace and good health.
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Last updated Mar 18, 2014

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