Aurora, IL
A 24-year-old male asked:

I have an uncircumcised penis and i noticed that there's some swelling around the head. not red and skin is not pulled back ? could this be dangerous

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Dr. Zafar Khan
Urology 60 years experience
Phimosis: You probably have tight prepuce called phymosis. please see a urologist
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Last updated Dec 9, 2015

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