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Itching On Penis
Itching inside penis I am 22. Not sexually active. I have recently noticed that there is an itching on the inside of my penis. There is no puss or unusual discharge and no smell or discoloration. It just itches. I only notice it if I think about it. I've
A urinary tract infection (UTI) needs to be ruled out. A visit with your primary care provider will likely include an exam and testing. A urine sample will be sent for analysis and culture. On the other hand and allergic cause should also be considered. Are you using any new soaps or lotions on your penis? In the meantime you can try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and monitor for relief prior to visiting your doctor.
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Here are some. ..: Try applying topical steroid cream (05-1% hydrocortisone) lightly 1-2 times daily for 3-5 days. If not improved, see Doc. Meanwhile, collect the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, and progress of the concerned symptoms over time at the time seeing a Doc who will reveiw & analyze them, do physicals, etc. So to confirm Dx for better Rx and outcome. Best wish. .. ...Read more
What do I do if I have had smegma build up and itching on penis? The itching only on underside of foreskin?
Smegma irritation: Build up of smegma indicates poor penile hygiene. Combination of smegma & sweat or urine is very irritation to delicate inner foreskin. Suggest you retract foreskin & wash penile glans & inner foreskin once or twice a day with bland soap. That will take take care of your problem. Otherwise you can always get a circumcision & penis will self clean when you shower or from rubbing against underpants. ...Read more
Can you tell me reasons why I have had smegma build up and itching on penis. The itching only on underside of foreskin?
Because of foreskin: Rate of production varies from man to man. Will be more if u have rapid turnover of surface skin cells ;/or produce more sebaceous material than others or sweat a lot. Just retract forekin every time you urinate ; when u shower ; wash penis twice a day if necessary. ...Read more
Itching on the penis could be a sign of psoriasis or eczema. It can be a sign of infection as well.
There are safe steroid creams for the common age related rashes known as psoriasis and eczema. But a health care provider may need to determine what is truly causing this symptom before offering the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Small bump near anal hole...Reddish in colour and itching around penis corner of thighs and anal area...Smells also. Wht is it....?
Infection likely: Boils, anal fistula, ; pilonidal cysts can occur in area between anal opening ; genitalia ; often are painful, red, swollen and drain pus or foul smelling material. Soaking in tub with warm water with or without epsom salt may provide some relief if a boil or pilonidal cyst but both usually require antibiotics. A fistula usually requires surgery ; antibiotics. An exam of area is recommended. ...Read more
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Protected sex w/ a stripper 2wk ago. For few days have occasional very slight burn/itch inside penis tip. No other symptoms. Std, uti, something else?
Sorry: But there is no way to tell without an exam. If it persists, check w/your doctor. ...Read more
2 days ago I recieved oral sex some reason I fear genital herpes testicle area itch not penis could it be in my mind? Can symptoms occur this early?
Clean area well, then apply an anti-fungal cream to area
twice a day. You can obtain the cream from local drug store. If they don't have anything over the counter they must have a talc for this purpose.
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Had itches in my penis so I went and did clymedia test and siphylis but they were all negative. I have been on antibiotic but no change. What do I do?
Here are some...: The most common causes for itchiness are eczema of various types, psoriasis, lichen-related skin disorders, allergic dermatitis, etc. Nonetheless, direct look at the lesions is required for confirmation after more detailed history. To get things done correctly, follow instructions in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby, you gain insight on how to work with doc so to reach Dx for Rx. ...Read more
Harch itching near mu penis part. Either due to wearing pant for whole day. Tell any ointment or powder or medicine? .
Itch: Inside penis MAY be an infection. Please see your doctor who will help you. Peace and good health. ...Read more
How worried should I be if I got mild itching on my penis after unprotected sex about a week ago?
STDs/STIs: Engaging in unprotected sex puts both partners at risk for both pregnancy & sexually transmitted diseases/infections (STDs/STIs), so if you've noticed anything out of the ordinary, you need to get checked out. While you're at it, ask about getting HPV vaccine to prevent certain cancers and genital warts. ...Read more
I am feeling itching in my penis with little pain and also seen some white particles inside the skin of penis?
Hello sir, it's itching around my penis for past few days and the itching is unbearable. What can I do to get rid of this problem? Thank You!
Dear dr. From past 10 days there is itching near my penis the skin became red slightly there are some small dots. Its very difficult and it look ugly?
Be seen: It could be a sexually transmitted disease, so you should be seen. ...Read more