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A 28-year-old male asked:

Rash/infection on penis head that isn't going away after multiple courses of antibiotics and visits to the gp. started with an itch and skin peeling off but now it's like a recurring rash with inflammation.advice needed.

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Dermatologist: The good news is that the large majority of genital rashes and other skin problems are not STDs. Some problems are exclusively genital; others are simply genital involvement of conditions that can occur on skin elsewhere. Impossible to guess the cause in this case on a forum like this. Probably a dermatologis can sort this out quickly; ask your doctor for a referral. Good luck!

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Last updated Aug 20, 2019

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