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Itchy rash on penis?

Itchy rash on penis?

See a doctor: Without being able to see the rash and obtain a detailed history of what you have been doing (sex, soap, other materials you may have been in contact with) it is impossible to say what this could be, but you should definitely have it looked at ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more


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21y Male Itching balls, then flat red rash on penis head, now few itchy bumps on balls (1cm each) itchy Rash on inner thighs Itch mostly @ night?

21y Male Itching balls, then flat red rash on penis head, now few itchy bumps on balls (1cm each) itchy Rash on inner thighs Itch mostly @ night?

May be fungus/yeast: It is very difficult to diagnose any kind of rash in genital area without looking at it. My guess is that it is a fungus or yeast infection. Try any antifungal like Monistat-derm. Follow the directions of using it properly and if not better in a week, see a Dermatologist if you can or see a family doctor. ...Read more

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Penis itchying no bumps or rashes?

Penis itchying no bumps or rashes?

Itching penis: Pubic lice, folliculitis, viral infections such as genital herpes, fungal infections with candida, genital warts, scabies, allergic reactions and STDs all can cause itching. Itching can be the first sign of these problems. Watch closely for a rash, bumps or patchy area on your penis. If the symptom persists and or if a rash, bump or other lesion develops see your doctor. ...Read more

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What could cause a nagging red penile rash?

What could cause a nagging red penile rash?

Circinate ballanitis: Circinate ballanitis can cause a rash on the head of the penis. It is associated with reactive arthritis. Numerous genital infections can also do it. You should get it checked out by a dermatologist. It could indicate a serious problem. ...Read more

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How can I get permanant cure for a penile rash?

How can I get permanant cure for a penile rash?

Be examined: So many diffenrent causes and treatments...You need to be examined. ...Read more

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Penis itchying no bumps or rashes or any symptoms. it's been going on for a week

Penis itchying  no bumps or rashes or any symptoms. it's been going on for a week

See remark: Apply a low steroid ointment ( get it from a drug store) to area upon sleeping @ nite and after sower in A.M If it doen't give you relieve,see a doctor ...Read more

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What's a penile rash?

What's a penile rash?

It can be : A rash on the penis is usually a cause for concern for the patient as well as the physician. Possible causes include herpes infection, bowen's disease, syphilis, lichen planus, scabies, as well as things like allergic contact dermatitis (allergy). See a doctor! ...Read more

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What can I do to address a penile rash?

What can I do to address a  penile rash?

See your doctor: Just because a rash is located in the penile area does not mean the end of the world! fear of the unknown is worst than simply having it checked out by your physician . It could just be a simple rash. Have it checked out anyway for reassurance . And get treated early if absolutely necessary! ...Read more

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What's the test to undergo for definitive diagnosis regarding penile rash ?

What's the test to undergo for definitive diagnosis regarding penile rash ?

Two dermatologists: If the opinions of two separate dermatologists in separate clinics are the same, then the diagnosis is pretty certain. If still worried, one can see a third dermatologist in another clinic, or get some type of skin biopsy through one of the dermatologists. That means one should have ppo insurance or better, which allows one to have a larger choice of doctors to go to for second or third opinions. ...Read more

Penile (Definition)

This is a combining form referencing the penis and used when describing some condition of this organ such as penile inflammation, penile ...Read more


Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more