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Infantile Penile Syndrome
Infantile shudder syndrome. What is it? What are the symptoms? Is it serious? My baby shudders every once in a while should I be concerned?
Not harmful: Babies do shudder at times and that is normal. Some have repeated shuddering episodes, and may have the infant shudder syndrome. Even though it may appear frightening, infants who have seen experts have no abnormal findings and eventually grow out of it. A good article for doctors, with some video clips is here: http://www.neurology.org/content/70/13/e38.full ...Read more
Secondarily: Infantile spasms divide broadly into those arising in the context of an identified disorder and those that are not (idiopathic). The spasns themselves are not hereditary, but many of the identified causes can be. See: http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/west_syndrome. ...Read more
INFANTILE SPASMS:: When combined with specific eeg changes of hypsarhythmia- is called west syndrome. 2 types: cryptogenic: when no cause found, and symptomatic: due to prenatal / natal (during delivery) / postnatal insult/injury. Some genetic linkage has been recently found, x-linked inheritance is seen, some familial cases are found. ...Read more
Summertime penile syndrome? My 5 yr old has a swollen and red penis on one side. No pain little itchy. Noticed today. No bite mark, red spot
Irritation: Irritation caused by something unknown to me is the probable cause. Clean and apply vaseline several times per day. If no improvement in 2-3 days, see the pediatrician. ...Read more
My son born with Down syndrome and now diagnosed with infantile spasms and MRI result is brain mild atrophic changes for follow up, he is now 9 month?
Unfortunately, I'm: Not sure what your question is. Please re-submit with a question and one of us will be sure to answer. ...Read more
Why we can't put tetralogy of fallot as a differential diagnosis for infantile respiratory distress syndrome?
Medical Student??: If you are a healthcare student being asked to generate a differential diagnosis list for rds you could absolutely include ductal dependent congenital heart diseases. However tof may not be apparent until after the neonatal period unless there is profound outflow obstruction (like pulmonary atresia). ...Read more
Limited penis growth and height at 25. Will bf accept, or just suffer small man syndrome and feel a need to compensate?
Short stature: Short stature and small phallic size may be due to a chromosome abnormality or more commonly growth hormone deficiency. Check these out as therapy may be available. ...Read more
Is "oversized male genitalia syndrome" real? If not, is there another medical condition for a flaccid penis that is over 10 inches?
One can dream: I know of no condition per se, but we humans do come in all shapes and sizes! ...Read more
I masturbate by rubbing penis on the bed but I heard about a condition called traumatic masturbatory syndrome, should I stop this way of masturbation?
No Prediction: That is completely out of our hands but is very unlikely. If you have not received any injury in this practice then none of us are likely to tell you to stop. There are other ways to masturbate. ...Read more
I think I m klife syndrome. Have gynecomastia and small penis and testis. Which medical test is required to sought out the actual problem?
Hi doctors klienfelter syndrome Is it possible that person have penis of 6.5 inch egg shape and large testis in some patient with this condition
Here are some...: I have never heard or read about long penis and large testes in the affected with Klinefelter's syndrome. And its diagnosis is based on clinical suspicion and confirmed with genetic chromosome study as xxy, which is not inherited and occurs in about 1 of 600 males. Large testes are in fact hydroceles in the eyes of laypersons. So, seek professional confirmation/ counseling. ...Read more
Could cushings syndrome affect the penis if you had or have it causing changes like scaling painfully sensitivity thinning fragile skin for no reason?
May be...: Since Cusihing's syndrome displays a constellation of signs & symptoms resulting from long-term systemic effects of exposure to cortisol. A similar change to penile skin from its effects could not be exempted, and manifested in a wide range of texture depending on age, duration of exposure, general health, other comorbidities, nutrition, etc. For individual detail, ask & talk with Doc timely. ...Read more
Hi doctor could you tell me that those who are suffering from klienfelter syndrome have normal dark testis and large with lot of hair on it and penis?
What are the treatments for chronic pelvic pain syndrome? Sore penis tip for 3 years after ejaculation. Numerous tests nothing found. Desperate.
Hard to help!:
Hello AndyO: This is a hard question as to really be able to help you would have to be seen so a proper exam and possibly other tests and studies. You would need to find out what tests you have had done and what they showed as well. Same with the sore penis and difficult
post ejaculation timing. Keep up with your Dr. S and get second opinion. Hope this helped some. ...Read more
Serotonin syndrome? Took tramadol with remeron (mirtazapine) last night now penis is hard to become erect and I cannot ejaculate? Aslo hurts am I stuck this way?
No, you are not: "stuck." please report your symptoms to your doc and follow what he/she says about the use of your medication. If you don't make progress seek out a urologist. Peace and good health. ...Read more
4weeks ago I received a blowjob, 1week after I tested positive for herpes 1&2 in general blood test, I didn't have sore on my penis when I got sucked, now I have flu like syndrome could it be HIV?
Is there any connection between irritable bowel syndrome, weight loss and penis staying shrunken when flaccid? Blood work is normal.
Have s1l5 disc hern with sciatica. Now feeling slightly weak in legs with slight numbnes in legs, groin & penis. Can you get partial cauda syndrome without incontinence? Should I see doc again?
Cauda Equina: Cauda equine syndrome is an emergency. Unfortunately this requires surgery to correct. Often times the nerves are just bruised abit and the signals aren't being sent quick enough, you may need an epidural steroid injection to relieve this irritation. Either way, I would see a pain/spine specialist to evaluate your options. ...Read more
I have penile erection but fail to maintain it for longer time i.E it is not much hard. What can I do to maintain it hard and stiffen during erection?
The so common ED:
Erectile dysfunction, inability to get and/or maintain an erection, is very common---much more than people like to admit. Premature ejaculation (come too early) is also extremely common and this frustrates many couple.
You are only 18, erection quality should be good, so I suggest seeing doc/sex therapist to find out exactly why--as there are good therapies available. Good luck. ...Read more
Penis Extenders: Nope. Please please do not put yourself through this. Let's see how you continue to grow naturally. Remember it is not the length of a flaccid penis that we worry about...It is the erect penis.... And as you age you will learn how to use the erect penis to bring pleasure to a partner. ...Read more
Not much: Most claims if medications to make penis bigger or longer have not been validated clinical randomised studies. Enjoy what you have. ...Read more
See answer: Mondor's disease (named after Henri Mondor's who first described the condition) in 1939 is not really a disease but rather refers to a superficial thrombophlebitis which leads to thrombosis (clotting) of a superficial vein in the body (breast, chest wall, arm, penis). Mondor's disease is self-limiting and generally benign. Cause of phlebitis may be trauma, surgery, inflammation, or unknown. ...Read more