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Why does a 2 yr old fore skin on his penis swell?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Bug bite: Most of these turn out to be a bug bite.Close examination will often reveal the bite wound with surrounding swelling. If uncircumcised, there are some that reflect a minor trapping of debris under the foreskin that can resolve with a little cleaning.
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Last updated Sep 9, 2013

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