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A 25-year-old male asked:

Uncomfortably swollen penis head during erection, once foreskin is retracted, it continues to swell until it goes numb. i've been given some hypocortisole cream and tried it for a week, several times over the last few months but no effect?

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Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 36 years experience
Daily retract your foreskin as far back as possible using baby oil or the cream you have then pull it forward. Do this daily and gradually it will become more pliable and lose. never leave it back to avoid what you are experiencing. The other choice is circumcision. Never leave the foreskin back behind the head. But I think the first will work. Good luck
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