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Glans Penis Friction Rub
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
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
I have been having redness on my glans/ penis for the last 6 months. I tried several anti-fungal creams and I tried using plain yougurt as well.?
Possible infection: You should go see your doctor and get examined. It may be an infection that would require a prescription medication. If it has been present for 6 months it is not getting any better which is even a stronger reason to get a professional opinion. ...Read more
Can herpes present itself as just redness and soreness on the penis glans for 3 months with no sores?
8weeks post high risk sex and my penis glans still has red patches under it;also there is redness under foreskin. Been treated for yeast but still has redness. No ulcers or painful urine so far. Advice?
See doc: Without seeing it, it is hard to suggest anything specific. ...Read more
Redness on penis glans and tiny dots can be seen on glans when erect. Currently using clotrimazole and hydrocortisone no improvement. What can this be?
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
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 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
Balanitis, phimosis: This is due to a tiny amount of URINE trapped under the foreskin. Yeasts and smegma bacteria ferment the urine into irritating products. Circumcision is a quick and easy cure. Castellani solution is very effective. Always hold back the foreskin during urination and hold back for a minute after. After urinating rinse off or blot with a tissue. ...Read more
Was riding my exercise cycle hard this morning and now my glans penis is swollen and red no itching or rash. I am circumsized, monogamous. Trombus? N
Is it ok to use fluocinonide on ringworm of the glans penis? It was prescribed alternating with lotrimin (clotrimazole). The area serms angry red and more sensitive.
Painful glans penis & forskin. Red rash. Treated for balanitis with no change. Been tested for STD all clear. Forskin can be retracted. Circumcision?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You might need a biopsy. ...Read more
Sore red rash on glans penis & forskin. Rash comes & goes but always uncomfortable. Tested for STDs & treated for balanitis. Had 2 UTI in 7 months.
Red rash on glans penis. Sore penis. Groin pain. Occasional back pain. Urinating frequently. Treated for balanitis with no improvment. 2 UTI in 6 mon.
Penis and Prostate:
Wow. This is frustrating for you I am sure. I wish you were here so I can go over all of this one problem at a time. I worried you have a prostate infection extending into the bladder. The back pain is usually a sign that you need appropriate antibiotics.
Rash is often fungal or "jock itch". But, staph infections can also infect this area when there is sores.
I always worry about syphilis... ...Read more
Tiny red dot with an even smaller white centre on my penis glans. Is this something to worry about?
Probably not: But if it doesn't go away, gets larger, or you are worried about it, have your doc check you out. Good luck! ...Read more
Here are some. ..: This Q has been recurrent many times. Without a direct look at glans penis and further review of detailed clinical Hx, it's hard to decide if red spots on glans penis is long tight foreskin-related or not. If yes, circumcision is advised for recurrent balanoposthtis after ruling out other possibilities such as psoriasis, std-related skin disorders, etc. So, seek pro-evaluation & counseling timely. ...Read more
Hi there what does it mean when your penis glans are red & inflamed & painful & swollen & tight foreskin?
You must be uncircumcised. The foreskin is tight and acting as a tight rubber band on head of penis. This results in swelling, redness, possible inflammation.
The remedy : Sit in a warm tub, or dip penis in warm jar, gently try pulling foreskin forward. Sometimes you may have to use a dab of antibiotic ointment for lubrication. If feasible, see an MD, preferably a urologist.
Best in health ...Read more
What are symptoms of a strep and staph infection on the penis? Are they similar? Tiny red dots on penis glans when erect?
Skin infection: Red, pain, small dots, large red swelling. It really doesn't matter. You have something wrong with your penis right now and it is not wise to wait this out or to nit-pick if one does not have all of the possible symptoms. Your doctor needs to see this and to get you treated. ...Read more
Having red dots under penis glans for over a year now and currently on clotrimazole. HIV and Hsv2 test neg. What can be causing it? May do biopsy..
Biopsy: Chronic red dots could be Fordyce spots, balanoposthitis, rarely erythrolasia, Lichen sclerosis, balanitis xerotica obliterans and also other causes. It is best to have a biopsy and the pathologist will give definite diagnosis then you will get treated. The medicine you are taking is for fungus but is not working. Good luck. ...Read more
Red spot on penis glans over a month, exam & test for stds, expect STD test to be neg, haven't cut myself, used Monistat & neosporin. What could it be?
Here are some. ..: Before doing something to your body, always verify if what you concerned is just some forms of normal variation or something related with resultant effect of some kinds of inflammation or infection which are commonly long-foreskin-related. So, have Doc review a detailed history and take a look at it, and the event significance as well as the direction of care will be evident. So, work closely with ...Read more
Is it normal to experience dry skin on the glans of the penis either from friction or use of soaps? What are some suggestions to remedy the problem?
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
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