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I Have A Cut In The Tip Of My Penis Foreskin And Is Swollen
Probably a split: Doubt you actually have a "cut". Most likely a split in a somewhat tight foreskin (phimosis) and a result of retraction, either manually to urinate, with masturbation or sexual intercourse. Worth using some antibiotic ointment such as bacitracin, neomycin etc. Need to see dr. If swelling extends down penis which could signify cellulitis needing antibiotics.See urologist if you have phimosis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The top foreskin of my penis is swollen. 1 week ago i had unprotected sex and noticed lil cuts on top of for skin and swollen?
Staph: This sounds like a bacterial infection known as staph. You should get to your family doctor on monday. ...Read more
Staph Infection: This sounds like a common staph bacterial infection of the skin. ...Read more
My sons penis is swollen & the foreskin seems to be partly covering the whole & there's a green discharge?
Foreskin infection: Get him in right now to be seen, this can be a very serious infection and he needs treatment today. ...Read more
I masturbated way too much yesterday, when i woke up this morning i saw that my foreskin is swollen to mabey twice the usual girth of my penis. ?
Allow recovery: It sounds like you know what caused the problem, so you will be more careful not to overdo it in the future. Your body will return to normal with time and rest. If you are uncomfortable, Epson salt soaks (Epson salts in warm water) will help to reduce the swelling. A nonsteroidal-anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) such as ibuprofen or naproxen should also help relieve discomfort. ...Read more
Somewhat concerned: Redness and swelling are a sign of inflammation. Inflammation can be caused by a number of things. A few causes of inflammation are mechanical trauma such as friction from sex, staying chronically wet between the head (glans) of your penis and the foreskin, yeast infections, and bacterial infections. You should follow-up with a doctor if you think you have a infection. ...Read more
Foreskin: If the skin is tight, you should see a urologist for therapy. If the skin is not tight, but the penis seems swollen, you should see a urologist. ...Read more
My son is two and the middle of his penis is swollen and he won't let me touch it he cries when I try he is uncircumcised and the foreskin looks red?
Here are some...: Based on what you described, your 2-y-o soon may have the acute cellulitis, which is commonly related with phimosis, though rare in a young of 2 years old. Hence, bring him to local emergency room right now; don't wait. On the way to see doctor, preferably a urologist, bring the info on the onset, duration, progress, evolution, change in voiding, possible injury, etc. for doctor to review so to... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer