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Can Glans Penis Be Cleaned With Savlon
I have minor tears on my penis glans from sexual abrasion. Not an std. They are not healing. Covered with bandage, clean, a&d ointmnt. Keeps breaking?
One young man referred to the glans penis as the "mushroom part" of the penis - the sensitive end of the penis. This is different than "glands" - which are parts of the body that produce hormones. Examples are the thyroid gland which puts out thyroid hormone, or the ovary which makes estrogen, progesterone, etc. ...Read more
Betadine (povidone lodine (etodolac) solution my surgeon gv it to me for cleaning my penis glans n reduce sensitivity m circumcised 12 days ago this lotion work?
For preop disinfect: It's the standard practice to use betadine soap/solution to scrub and paint to disinfect surgical site right before surgery so to minimize possible infection of wound/incision if not allergic to iodine. It does not numb the glans. As to possible altering the sensation of glans, ask doc timely to explore other potential causes, but requiring more detail hx, physicals, etc. For now, just watch... ...Read more
Here are some...: Skin fold is formed from skin redundancy, which may appear at/near the foreskin, which usually carries no clinical importance. However, it is still hard to tell for sure what you really refer to without a direct look at it. How to put all the related things together correctly? Follow instructions in articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. ...Read more
Here it is. ..: It is called sulcus coronarius. I hope this is what you wish to know. ...Read more
Foreskin / prepuce: Many men have this removed just after birth. Look online at pictures and see if that isn't what you're describing. You can have it removed or keep it -- personal preference. ...Read more
Rolled up skin...:
At the corona of the glans. Well it depends if you are circumcised or note Is it foreskin?
If it hurts or has not been there for the first 45y of life, then I would suggest an evaluation by your local urologist. ...Read more
I just noticed dark brown pigmentation like marks on my glans penis. They have irregular borders and are spread. What is this? Should I be worried?
See: See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. You may need a biopsy to find out the cause. ...Read more
I can't tell: You over the internet; you'll need to have your doctor take a look and see if any treatment is needed, . ...Read more
I have a male friend who has a glans penis and I noticed that he don't seem interested in sex, could that be the problem?
Pearly penile papule: Usually form a ring around corona of glans commonly present in uncircumcised males. Prominence can very from day to day ; with moisture under foreskin. These are benign ; require no treatment. Suggest you see a urologist if not a ring of papules. ...Read more
Hi. I am having red inflamed glans penis.1 mm sized 2-3 dots on frenulum. No other problem. When touched it feels discomfortable.
Penis is red:
without seeing this directly the most common diagnosis I see with my patients having the same symptoms is that this is either a staph or a strep bacterial infection. It is most likely not an std. But, in most cases it will require antibiotics. So, please go see your trusted medical advisor today or soon. ...Read more
A small part of the skin on my glans penis has turned grayish in colour. It is not painful. I want to know if there is anything to worry about!
Must be examined: This is an interesting issue; however, without direct visualization, you must be examined, evaluated and treated by a skin specialist (dermatologist). ...Read more
I Noticed small and a large patch on my glans penis, don't spread, no pain, but area is little sensitive. Is it a infection? They been there 3+yrs now.
Hi, I have no sensitivity-in my glans penis. I am 63 and seen a few doctors about this trouble but they don't have any answers. Can any doctors help.
Do you have erection: I'd wonder about circulatory problems if you don't get erections and see a vascular surgeon who can check all your arteries. If this is the only place you've lost sensation (feet ok, etc.) I'm bewildered. ...Read more
I have brown strange pigmentation on my glans penis. No medical problems and am a virgin. Pls see my glans pic: http://postimage. Org/image/kbwce8ml1/?
Recommend followup.: From the photograph, there appears to be a flat area of increased skin pigmentation on the glans penis. Although there are no features that immediately suggest malignancy, I do recommend you see a urologist or dermatologist, who can perform a proper history and physical exam, then follow the appearance of the lesion over time. I single snapshot is not as useful as multiple observations over time. ...Read more
At the lower joining of my glans penis and foreskin, out of the two joining ends one end has swollen. Dsnt go bk to normal. Though dsnt pain. What is it?
Not certain: If this problem continues please see a urologist and have them evaluate. ...Read more
Ufter unptoected sex I have little white dot-like rushs on the starting of glans penis. Can it be HIV symptom and if not what can it be. It has little?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. It would be prudent to see your doctor and get tested for STDs. The rash per se is not an indication of HIV, but it does not rule out HIV either. What you described may be normal finding or rash of herpes. See this site for more info.
http://www. Cdc. Gov/std/ ...Read more
Yes: It is important to wash with soap and water. Keep clean and dry. ...Read more
Here are some. ..: For the matter as described, it would be hard to offer countable advice without a direct look at it. So, bring the info on the onset, duration, progress, etc. Of the lesion to Doc for analysis + inspection + possible tests as needed so to define what it's and how to manage it sensibly. Clinically, such change is often related with long foreskin. ...Read more
Highly unlikely: Bowen's disease is type of very early skin cancer and extremely rare in circumcised men. Usually starts as a small well defined reddish patch with irregular border & crusting or scaling on surface. Can be caused by HPV infection or in patients with HIV/Aids. Worth checking it out with Urologist or Dermatologist. Good Luck ...Read more
I have sore like things in my glans penis...White in color. No pain. What are they? Should I be worried?
See a doctor: You should see a doctor and get this checked. ...Read more
Is there anything I can do to help heal nerve damage in glans penis? In agony for 3 years. Cant go on much longer like this.
Hi, I accidently touched glans penis with a dipstick. Immediately it turned positive for blood? Could be connected with psoriasis there?
Could be: There are many possible causes for blood there. Why were you testing? What were you looking for? ...Read more
Hi, I have 2 red spots on my glans penis, It was around more than 2 yrs since I saw it, recently part of it became dark red, No itch, pain, uncomfort?
I hav a problem in my penis due to which the glans penis doesn't come out completely out of the foreskin even at the time of erection. Please help me..
Phimosis: The condition is called "phimosis" or tight foreskin. It is not a disease, rather you were born with it. The only permanent treatment is to trim the fore skin to remove the tight ring, so that you can retract the skin and head of the penis can come out, and you can clean the white, very smelly stuff called smegma. This smegma has been attributed to cause cancer of the penis. Zk. ...Read more
I feel tickling and itching sensation in my Glans Penis under foreskin. It is not red, it looks normal but I can feel sometimes?
Itching Glans: Even though everything looks normal to you there may still be an infection. Please see your doctor who can check. It's good to treat it early on if there is. Peace and good health. ...Read more