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Controlling dandruff: Dandruff (seborrhea) is common. Shampoos with zinc, salicylic acid, selenium, or coal tar are sold in many stores. Nizoral shampoo (contains anti-fungal) is also available. Doctors may also recommend cortisone or kenalog (triamcinolone) sprays. Prevent dryness (don't wash hair too often). A primary doctor or dermatologist can look for psoriasis, eczema, or fungal infections if unusual or worrisome scalp symptoms. ...Read more
Vicious cycle: This is fairly common. Something (could be anything) triggered itching, so you scratched it, which made it itch more, which makes you scratch more, and on and on. The solution is to stop scratching, which breaks the cycle. I realize that is hard. A dermatologist can give you creams and anti-itch medications to help you. Aveeno oatmeal baths will help as well. ...Read more
Will clotrimazole 2% cream clear up tight foreskin soreness & redness tight foreskin due to thrush?
Mycolog II: I prefer nystatin with triamcinolone cream to treat the fungal infection and the inflammation. It usually works. If not, a circumcision may be needed. Also, if you are not diabetic, you should be checked for that unless the fungal infection was brought about by antibiotics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Trauma: Sounds as though you have had some friction to the penis. This is common with both masturbation and with vaginal intercourse. Try an ice pack or cold pack for a few minutes and observe. If this is persistent, get seen and find out if there is an allergic reaction, infection or other issue. Poison oak and ivy are common to get on the penis. This will need specific treatment by a doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Experiencing symptoms for 10 months. Dry itchy skin. Rashes all over. Dry cough. Dry chapped lips/mouth. Cuts and scratches won't heal. Nail changes?
MGT: An appointment is suggested and may be booked online. You may have allergies and an allergy plan may be outlined. ...Read more
Dry pale skin on penis I'm circumcised at birththat peeled on glans and under leaving scarring hypersensitivity had biopsy glans is shiny on erection?
Penile lesion: Please click on this link for a detailed listing of different skin disorders involving penile skin. http://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0115/p167.html A biopsy will be your best bet to get a definite answer. To me it sounds like you may have lichen sclerosus, also known as balanitis xerotica obliterans. Please see your doctor. ...Read more
Chronic penis infection. redness,mild irritation, dry skin,1 blue lump under glans. sometimes dry patch of skins appear. Still virgin.cn it b cancer?
Here are some...: Without detailed history + a direct look at, it is hard to tell what it may be and how to treat it, although, clinically, you have seemed being annoyed by the common associated changes related to long-tight foreskin, for which circumcision if the choice of long-term care, but in the interim, applying topical antifungal with steroid cream 1-2 times daily after proper cleansing & drying. ...Read more
I have newproblem of my penis foreskin dry n so tight it's painful to retract I've been having sex last 15 yrs without prob I've sex only with my wife?
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
Here are some...: What you described oftentimes is related to long tight foreskin; if so, circumcision is the choice of long-term care. Of course, it is hard to say what it may be. However it is not that hard to have good care done correctly by following instruction in articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. So, be checked timely... ...Read more
Here are some...: Is your foreskin dryness primary or secondary? If primary, just give gentle cleansing with drying + trying topical skin-soothing cream lightly and see, but always with caution while using something new. If secondary like that maybe related to long foreskin with inflammation, seek urologist so to decide if circumcision may be necessary. ...Read more
Does anyone know, after taking a shower, my foreskin becomes very dry, and hurts to roll it back. How could i prevent this?
My partner has two nodes under scrodum skin but for 2 weeks has extreme swelling of foreskin and is dry cracking and itches.and the vain that goes fro?
I have scab lines that follow a skin line on foreskin. I masturbate dry. No pain, and skin feels dry. Herpes? I Usually have protected sex.
Not herpes: Abrasion. Keep lubricated until it heals, maybe a week. Vaseline is good. No, you won't go blind. ...Read more
What should I use for a possible yeast infection on my foreskin?
Symptoms: itching, dry and cracked skin, development of a white substance under skin.
Antifungal: Try some antifungal ointment if not improved need evalaution. ...Read more
Prescribed betaderm/clotrimaderm cream for yeast infection. My foreskin is getting dry. Is this cuz i'm applying too much? Doc told me only thin film.
No steroids: The betaderm part of the cream you're using contains a steroid, which can cause problems when applied to delicate tissues like the foreskin. In addition, steroids can stimulate the growth of yeast. It would be better to use a pure antifungal cream (e.g. Clotrimaderm) without the steroid component. ...Read more
I shower daily and the next morning I have a white residue under the foreskin is that from dry skin?
It is smegma: It is normal to shed a cell layer of skin on a daily basis, this is doubled under the foreskin because two skin surfaces are in contact. Think of it as dandruff of the penis, similar to dried skin between the toes, which stays there because the penile glans is not exposed and thus does not rub off. Don't fret it's normal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am an uncircumsized male and I have problems with my foreskin wanting to be dry could it be from diabetes?
Penis shaft/foreskin had 2 dark/dry circles which after a few days just went as is now fleshy and pink is this ok? Another dry circle is now between.
20 years old male. Have severel 1 CM pink, raised, flat "spots" in "foreskin" area (circumcized). Spots dry up sometimes, but are painless. Cancer?
Benign: Spots are a common dermatological condition, benign in nature and of unknown cause ...Read more
I am a 15 year old male who has masturbated and I have experienced dry tight foreskin for the last year, it sometimes is red with white bits that look?
Using this site: To get the most from this site you need to provide background information, which you have. You then need to ask a clear related question which you have not. A question mark after a sentence does not count. Space for a response is limited so a clear question defines the content. You are welcome to start over. ...Read more
I am an uncircumcised male, and occasionaly suffer from pain in the foreskin. The skin becomes dry, and will sting if agitated. No odor, or rash.
Penile papules under penis tip. No discomfort til partner pubic hairs scraped it. Stings, a bit swollen and sensitive. Not uncircumcised. No discomfort during sex. Hurts foreskin pulled back when dry.
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