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A 37-year-old female asked about a male:

Today my 3 year old son's penile head is red, sore, swollen. i retracted foreskin gently: penile head is blue, a bit smelly. er? family doctor in 10h?

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Dr. Ira Rubin
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Penile head: Penile head blue implies poor blood circulation. I recommend going into ER especially if the penis is painful.
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 29 years experience
pain is my biggest concern! and agree blue is also concerning, head to ER
Jul 22, 2014

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