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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


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I Noticed small and a large patch on my glans penis, don't spread, no pain, but area is little sensitive. Is it a infection? They been there 3+yrs now.

I Noticed small and a large patch on my glans penis, don't spread, no pain, but area is little sensitive. Is it a infection? They been there 3+yrs now.

See Dr: Best to see a dermatologist or urologist. Balanitis of Zoon is usually much older men. Your description is not sufficient for diagnosis. An exam by a pro is required. No infection is likely to persist 3 years without more symptoms. ...Read more

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Hi doc, I'm having severe pain like irritation when touched on the glans penis. Its like extreme sensitive, so is that a disorder or normal.

Hi doc, I'm having severe pain like irritation when touched on the glans penis. Its like extreme sensitive, so is that a disorder or normal.

Here are some. ..: How long have you felt it as described? If such feeling has appeared, changed, & evolved over time recently, some peripheral neuropathy needs to be considered, which may be related with diabetes or unknown causes. To solve such potential mystery, follow instructions in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter. Html. Thereby, you'll gain useful insights on how to better handle daily health-related issues. ...Read more

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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.

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.

You should: Return to your doctor to make sure that this is not something more serious than a fungus infection. Also you should have test for diabetes or other systemic medical condition. In any event, if it is getting worse on this treatment, you need to return to your doctor. ...Read more

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Hi doctor! My penis glans is very sensitive how to cure it? I cant last not even 1 min

Hi doctor! My penis glans is very sensitive how to cure it? I cant last not even 1 min

Therapy: There are certain therapies that can be used, also some antidepressants, particularly Prozac, (fluoxetine) have been shown to be effective, as their side effects is delayed ejaculation. ...Read more

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My penis glans tend to get dry and irritated after I shower sometimes. What can I use to moisturize this sensitive area? I don't want to try anything

DERMATITIS: Dermatitis or inflamed skin. You need something hypoallergenic and fragrance free. Aquaphor/amilactin/Eucerin are all effective. If it persists follow up for exam and labs. Especially evaluate for thyroid disease ...Read more

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What are white things on glans penis?

What are white things on glans penis?

Pearly papules: Normal finding, tend to be more prominent in uncircumcised men. ...Read more

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I have seen brownish part on my glans penis what is this?

I have seen brownish part on my glans penis what is this?

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

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Please tell me what's the fold of skin at the corona of glans penis?

Please tell me what's the fold of skin at the corona of glans penis?

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

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Please tell me what's the piece of rolled up skin at the corona of glans penis. Is it normal?

Please tell me what's the piece of rolled up skin at the corona of glans penis. Is it normal?

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

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Please tell me what is the piece of rolled up skin at the corona of glans penis. Is it normal?

Rolled up skin...: At the corona of the glans. Well it depends if you are circumcised or note Is it foreskin?

If it hurts or has not been there for the first 45y of life, then I would suggest an evaluation by your local urologist. ...Read more

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There is something pimple like on my glans penis. How to remove it?

There is something pimple like on my glans penis. How to remove it?

Pearly penile papule: Usually form a ring around corona of glans commonly present in uncircumcised males. Prominence can very from day to day ; with moisture under foreskin. These are benign ; require no treatment. Suggest you see a urologist if not a ring of papules. ...Read more

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Hi. I am having red inflamed glans penis.1 mm sized 2-3 dots on frenulum. No other problem. When touched it feels discomfortable.

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: Hi

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

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A small part of the skin on my glans penis has turned grayish in colour. It is not painful. I want to know if there is anything to worry about!

A small part of the skin on my glans penis has turned grayish in colour. It is not painful. I want to know if there is anything to worry about!

Must be examined: This is an interesting issue; however, without direct visualization, you must be examined, evaluated and treated by a skin specialist (dermatologist). ...Read more

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Hi, I have no sensitivity-in my glans penis. I am 63 and seen a few doctors about this trouble but they don't have any answers. Can any doctors help.

Do you have erection: I'd wonder about circulatory problems if you don't get erections and see a vascular surgeon who can check all your arteries. If this is the only place you've lost sensation (feet ok, etc.) I'm bewildered. ...Read more

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I have brown strange pigmentation on my glans penis. No medical problems and am a virgin. Pls see my glans pic: http://postimage. Org/image/kbwce8ml1/?

Recommend followup.: From the photograph, there appears to be a flat area of increased skin pigmentation on the glans penis. Although there are no features that immediately suggest malignancy, I do recommend you see a urologist or dermatologist, who can perform a proper history and physical exam, then follow the appearance of the lesion over time. I single snapshot is not as useful as multiple observations over time. ...Read more

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Ufter unptoected sex I have little white dot-like rushs on the starting of glans penis. Can it be HIV symptom and if not what can it be. It has little?

Ufter unptoected sex I have little white dot-like rushs on the starting of glans penis. Can it be HIV symptom and if not what can it be. It has little?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. It would be prudent to see your doctor and get tested for STDs. The rash per se is not an indication of HIV, but it does not rule out HIV either. What you described may be normal finding or rash of herpes. See this site for more info.
http://www. Cdc. Gov/std/ ...Read more

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How long does sperm live outside the body? Such as foreskin or glans penis.

How long does sperm live outside the body? Such as foreskin or glans penis.

Depends: Upon where they are and how hospitable the conditions are. Inside the body, they can last for several days. Outside the body only minutes to hours depending upon how much hydration they're surrounded by.. ...Read more

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What to do if I have redness with raised area near glans penis head since 1 month?

What to do if I have redness with raised area near glans penis head since 1 month?

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

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What are symptoms of bowens disease of glans penis also can a circumcised man get it?

What are symptoms of bowens disease of glans penis also can a circumcised man get it?

Highly unlikely: Bowen's disease is type of very early skin cancer and extremely rare in circumcised men. Usually starts as a small well defined reddish patch with irregular border & crusting or scaling on surface. Can be caused by HPV infection or in patients with HIV/Aids. Worth checking it out with Urologist or Dermatologist. Good Luck ...Read more