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A 23-year-old male asked:

The tip of my penis is red and slightly sore and the foreskin is red and inflamed. there is no pain when urinating or any other time, only if it is touched. i recently had anal sex, not sure if this is a possible cause.

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Symptoms: You could have caused injury with inflammation or your could have an infection. The rectum has a number of bacteria. Safe sex should always be practiced.
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