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Can A Man Get Ringworm On His Penis How Can It Be Cured
Trichophyton is one of the common types of fungus that can infect the skin, called a "dermatophyte". It can cause ringworm of the skin (such as athlete's foot or jock itch) or of the scalp. It is usually diagnosed with a scraping of the skin and can be treated with topical medications if on the skin, or oral medicines if involving ...Read more
Can a penis pump really make a mans penis grow permanently... If so how often will it need to be used....?
VED: Vacuum erertion devices draw blood into the erectile chambers of the penis and create an erection by engorgement. This engorgement is as temporary as any erection. It is unlikely to make the size of your flaccid penis increase although it will enhance your erect penis size most of the time. ...Read more
Not likely: Eczema is not common on a penis. More likely it would be seborrheic dermatitis, yeast infection or tinea-fungal infection. To cover the most likely possibilities you can buy Hydrocortisone cream 1% and Clotrimazole cream, mix a small amount of both on the fingers and apply to the rash three times a day for a week or so. That would treat all three. ...Read more
Definitely: It happens all the time. Couples can "ping-pong" the infection back and forth. Both need to be treated and cured at the same time. ...Read more
If a female has genital warts, can she have oral or intercourse with a man without spreading it to him? What can the do? I would like to know what we can and can't do?
Any sex probably OK: If you're a regular partner over the months or years, you needn't change any sexual practices. You've been repeatedly exposed, probably infected, and won't get the same HPV strain again. If new relationship, you could be infected by intercourse or performing oral on her. OTOH, new warts are uncommon at 45 and most new HPV infections cause no warts other symptoms, so no worries. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
my question is can we contract or get infected by HIV through a hand job done by a girl on my penis?If yes how it could be transmitted?
D epends Bld contact: Hiv can be spread when a carrier's fresh blood comes in intimate contact. If there were open wounds on the hand of your infected girl & blood occasionally came in contact with your body, the blood could bring you the virus. The minor trauma of sexual activity could grind this contaminated blood into your skin & find an opening to infect you. ...Read more
Can you get pregnant from a razor that a man used right after sex? What if the man got sperm on it and it brushed into your vagina?
I have a molluscum contagiosum wart on pinky finger i go to the gym daily & read you can get from gym equipment is this an STD and can it be cured?
? Circumcision scar: Every circumcised male has a circumferential scar around penis where ring of remaining inner foreskin is attached to outer penile shaft skin. Men can have healthy penile scars after reconstructive penile surgery. Burn scars could be a problem. Would suggest you rephrase the question if this answer isn't what you were expecting. ...Read more
Hoe does one get vitiligo. Can you get it age 40. Where does it come from. I have a small patch on my fingers. Will it spread.?
Usually auto-immune: Vitiligo is considered an auto-immune disorder, meaning the body is doing this to itself. The cause of vitiligo is unknown, but may be from auto-immune, genetic, or viral causes. It can appear in other parts of one's body, but is not contagious to other people. A dermatologist can help with treatment, but treatments are only partly effective. ...Read more
Is ringworm of the scalp different than ringworm of the body? And if I have it on my body, can it spread to my head? How soon will I know if it spread
Agree with Dr. R. If the over the counter treatment does not resolve the issue in a week or so, see a doctor for a proper diagnosis and treatment. If it is just Jock itch, it will not affect your ability to have kids.
Have a healthy diet, exercise, drink plenty of water, have safe sex, and get HPV vaccine. Wish you good health!
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