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Dry Skin On Penis
Eczema vs warts.: This could be a common condition such as eczema but I am concerned when you say "pink bumps". I would rather you have a dermatologist look at this in order to ensure that if these are warts, you can have them easily treated. Warts in the genital region can easily spread through sexual contact and it is best to have them treated and abstain from sexual intercourse until they are completely gone. ...Read more
Skin lacking adequate moisture feels tight and uncomfortable. This can result from impaired lipid production within the skin leading to water loss. Patients with eczema are prone to dry skin. Other possible causes include low environmental humidity, excessive use of soap, or internal causes such as hypothyroidism. Application of moisturizing cream or ointment immediately ...Read more
Which STD can cause a red and dry skin on penis?I have a redness on my penis appered 5 day after viginal intercourse.I had all STD check came bk clean
Fungal or contact: Rashes in the genital area could be a fungal infection like candida or tinea cruris, which is not considered an std, but could be acquired that way, or a contact dermatitis which is an allergic reaction to a chemical to the condom or a gel in the condom, if you used one. A fungal rash is rx with Clotrimazole cream or spray. An allergic rash to hydrocortisone. Herpes and warts look different. ...Read more
I have a dry skin of the penis. It is the skin that is exposed when the penis is erect. I find this very annoying because it is less elastic.
Here are some...: Having a direct look by doc, preferably a urologist, will help confirm the right Dx for right care, although what you described may suggest the presence of chronic skin inflammation in the tight redundant foreskin for which circumcision is the choice of care. To get things done rightly, follow instructions in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
I have really dry skin on my penis and i've had it where skin actually peels off my penis is it normal what's happening? Is it growing? Its about 5'
Growing, sure: At 16, you have lot of growing, some skin peeling is common at your age. Relax you are just fine. ...Read more
My partner has eczema . Now he has discovered whit dry skin on his penis . Could this b the same?
DERMATITIS: You can try putting your cream on the genitals, if persistent see your md. It can be something else. ...Read more