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A 37-year-old female asked:

2weeks skin peeling and cracking on penis itches. now the are two semi hard nodes on scrodum under the surface of skin foreskin swollen bad?

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Dr. Georgia Latham
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Needs to see doctor: to be checked. This could be related to an sexually transmitted disease (STD) or could be due to a skin condition. This should be evaluated as soon as possible.
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Last updated Jun 15, 2015

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