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A 26-year-old male asked:

I had a red itchy spot at the base of my penis and touching my scrotum visible for a month. it still itches and feels like it's there after 6 months.

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Itchy spot: Could be allergy, irritation but without looking at it, it's a poke in the air. Either send a pic or see a local doc.
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Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 44 years experience
UROLOGIST: Please consult with a Urologist Doctor to diagnose and provide treatment for our problem.
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