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Circumcision Healing Time
Day 12 post circumcision- all healing perfect except im left with few round balls / bubbles of skin..looks strange. Will this go? Im 80percent healed.
Yesterday morning I had a circumcision. I tried to test my erection. It was 80% erect. It is not 100% because it is swollen and still healing?
Here are some...: At this time-one day after circumcision, you should not do anything to mentally and physically stimulate the penis so to minimize and even avoid unwanted and untimely erection leading to unnecessary pain, skin edge separation, and bleeding. Post-circumcision healing may take 2-4 weeks to set but the individual duration to heal still widely varies. More? Ask your surgeon for what you need to know. ...Read more
Circumcision im a 50yr old male. Im thinking about circumcision because I have never pulled my foreskin back. I know my size will increase and it will be better feeling over all. Question. Is it expensive the procedure. Is it painfull the healing process
Unfortunately, : Unfortunately, circumcision will not increase the size of your penis. Furthermore, by removing the foreskin, your penis may actually appear shorter than it was before. Depending on your weight and how much foreskin is actually removed it may look quite a bit shorter (see buried penis). If you are unable to pull back your foreskin, sometimes a topical steroid cream can help you to pull it back. It is generally a good idea to clean underneath your foreskin regularly. The procedure can be done under local anesthesia. Pain generally lasts for a few days after the procedure. Sutures take 2-3 weeks to dissolve and you can resume sexual activity about 3-4 weeks following the procedure. ...Read more
Day 6 post circumcision-have I delayed healing process by accidently breaking off small bit of thick black scab on underside of penis?
Here are some ...: This Q was answered 5 minutes ago as follows: What you experienced isn't unusual. The surest act to follow is do nothing but keep the surgical site as clean & dry as possible with applying the betadine solution on it with soaked Q-tip 1-2 x daily until healed. So, in short, the "best" care is no care but the above & resisting temptation to pick it. But, if still in doubt, see Doc timely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had circumcision April 2015 and still have mild lymphedema below glans, what treatment is available ? And is it due to malpractice?
Not malpractice: It may take up to a year to return to normal. Seek second oprinion from another urologist ...Read more
Had circumcision April 2015, Have lymphedema on both sides, causing me severe emotional distress, im seeing dermatologist, what treatment is availabl?
Have chronic lymphedema on penis 1 year after circumcision, this made me become alcoholic and depressed. Is there really no treatment for lymphedema?
Alcoholism?: Your history says that you do not drink alcohol. In any case, penises are in all shapes and sizes. Continue to see your doc and consider getting a second opinion. A mental health professional can help you w/depression and keeping perspective. AA if you have an alcohol issue. Slow and steady progress. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Suspected balanitis for 1 year, swab showed candida, anti fungal treatment,circumcision,hydrocortisone all failed !? What could be causing it?
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