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Itchy Around Penis
I have itchy red skin around penis and sometimes there is white stuff coming out under the foreskin. Im cant visite a doctor because im not home. :(?
Possible fungal..: This might be associated with a fungal infection although other possibilities should be considered as well. For the moment since you are unable to be seen by a doctor, you may get over the counter clotrimazole and apply it for a few days. If not better you should make the best effort, if possible, to get checked for a definite diagnosis. ...Read more
Try steroid cream...: May try 1% hysrocortisone cream gingerly 1-2 times for 3-5 days after gently cleaning and see. If not improving in itch, seek evaluation & counseling so to what may be the underlying cause like psoriasis, fungal skin infection, atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, etc. ...Read more
Here are some...: Without a look at, it's hard to offer right Dx for right Rx, care, & counseling although long foreskin-related inflammation/infection, psoriasis, atopic dermatitis (eczema), etc. may be blamed. At present, improving topical hygiene with judicious use of anti-fungal cream with steroid can be very useful. To get the care thing right, follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more