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Cuts Foreskin Worry Diabetes
Cuts on foreskin: If your diabetes is not controlled, it's possible for these cuts on your foreskin to get infected. Infection of penis, or balanitis, is fairly common in uncontrolled diabetes. Keep the area clean and keep your sugar under control. If you have pain or irritation associated with cuts, you may want to see a doctor. In the meantime, you can try topical antifungal like Clotrimazole +/- hydrocortisone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Presistent increased frequency of emptying bladder, urinating, as a symptom of a disease state. 2 types: Mellitus (high blood glucose) & Insipidus (inadequate anti-diuretic hormone). In Diabetes mellitus, the far more common, glucose concentrations are ↑ed due to combination of 8 organ system changes referred to as the "ominous octet" & aggravated by intake of sugars (simple & complex ...Read more
I have cuts on foreskin. I have diabetes and i take regular medicine. The reading is 170 post and 130 fastinf. I tried to apply moisturieser - but no ?
I am an uncircumsized male and I have problems with my foreskin wanting to be dry could it be from diabetes?
Been prescribed new medication for diabetes called glyxambia. Problem swollen foreskin, is there anything to help or time for new med?
Red cut like mark formed when foreskin is pulled fully back, below tip of penis. It doesn't hurt, isn't bumpy, doesn't itch. Is it something to worry?
My foreskin was swollen and cut, the cuts have healed and the swelling has gone down but I can't pull my foreskin back and its irratating?
I have red dots on head of penis and the skin under my foreskin is peeling and leaving cuts. And it only itchy where the cuts are and peeling?
Here are some ...: Why and how was the inside of foreskin cut? If cracked by forcefully retracting long tight foreskin for cleansing, circumcision is needed for long-term care. If from "mishandling" in sexual acts, stop its mishandling and avoid repeating; More concerned? Seek pro-evaluation + counseling so to define real cause for reasonable Rx/ care timely. Best wish ... ...Read more
Wound healing: Healing of even minor injuries is a complex process involving clotting factors, white cells, vitamin c, presence or absence of infectious agents, and general metabolism including blood sugar levels. Optimal healing involves optimazation of the elements noted above. White cells fail to function optimally at blood sugars over 140 mg/dl and may allow infections and poor wound healing to occur. ...Read more
Avoid rubbing.: Usually a dry foreskin may be a result of an infection or too much activity/masturbation. Consider abstaining or using more lubricant for any vigorous activity. If it does not get better, then see a doctor for protective ointments. Always keep it clean. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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