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A 25-year-old male asked:

i noticed red blotches on my foreskin that are slightly burning. been tested for all stds (except herpes) 6wks after my last unprotected encounter w/ gf at the time. all clear. i did masterbate no lubricant same day it showed. could it be friction?

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Dr. Harold Mandel
General Practice 40 years experience
Clinic exam: Although the burning red blotches on your foreskin could be due to friction it is also possible they are infected. A local infection of this nature would of course be very uncomfortable and could spread. I suggest you go to a medical clinic as soon as possible to have the red blotches examined at this time. Treatment options should than be discussed.

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