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I was adviced to see a endocrinologist for my complains about loss of penile skin sensitivity, may i know what is the connection between those two?

I was adviced to see a endocrinologist for my complains about loss of penile skin sensitivity, may i know what is the connection between those two?

Sorry: But i'm not sure why you were referred to an endocrinologist. Your physician may have an excellent reason, but as an endocrinologist i would have suggested a urologist referral instead. ...Read more

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Can a keratinized penis skin be a sign of loss of penile sensation and its sensitivity and which antibiotics are to be given for keratinization of ski?

Can a keratinized penis skin be a sign of loss of penile sensation and its sensitivity and which antibiotics are to be given for keratinization of ski?

Here are some ...: There has been no known drug to restore such skin change. How such change may affect local sensation would depend on if the local nerve-endings be damaged by chronic inflammation, but the degree & pace of altering sensation is unpredictable. But what is the underlying cause for such skin change? Clinically, phimosis with recurrent inflammation is still the most common one, but very unlikely induce ...Read more

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Could you possibly reduce skin sensitivity?

Could you possibly reduce skin sensitivity?

Avoid items with: fragrances, parabens, try barrier repair creams, but you really need to see a dermatologist for better answers ...Read more

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How to reduce sensitivity of penis head?

How to reduce sensitivity of penis head?

Numb spray: Topical numbing sprays like promescent will decrease sensitivity to the glans. ...Read more

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How do I regain my penile skin sensitivity ?

Please see: Please see your urologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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What can I use to increase my penile skin sensitivity ?

SENSITIVITY: There are some lubricants that are used for this that give the feeling of heat with intercourse. ...Read more

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I sometimes have frequent headaches when i barely move my head, what can be the cause of this sensitivity?

I sometimes have frequent headaches when i barely move my head, what can be the cause of this sensitivity?

Hard to Say: Without a more complete history and examination including appropriate imaging studies it would be impossible to say. The origin could be from neck muscle issues or from the sinuses and middle ear. Your situation needs a pretty sophisticated or thorough workup to get resolved. ...Read more

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What can I do my foreskin doesn't retract? Will puberty help? Also what should I do about the sensitivity on the head?

What can I do my foreskin doesn't retract? Will puberty help? Also what should I do about the sensitivity on the head?

Phimosis: This is very common in the obese, diabetic and prepuberty. The sensitivity will change once it begins to readily retract. ...Read more

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Extreme sensitivity to fluorescent light. Cause fuzzy feeling in head. High anxiety. Occasional wave sensation in head. Help!!

Extreme sensitivity to fluorescent light. Cause fuzzy feeling in head. High anxiety. Occasional wave sensation in head. Help!!

This could be: sub-migraine headaches, so start with a general physical and ask for a referral, if needed, to a neurologist. This could also be atypical light sensitivity of just the eyes and eye/brain interactions. For this, see an ophthalmologist.
This should lower your anxiety, but if not, the anxiety could also cause hypersensitivity to external stimuli. Now, we have a different problem...anxiety. ...Read more

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I have had sensitivity to the touch of the top of my head for about nine months. Sometimes it hurts without touch. It feels like stabbing pressure ?

I have had sensitivity to the touch of the top of my head for about nine months. Sometimes it hurts without touch. It feels like stabbing pressure



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Sensitivity on head: Did you have an injury? Anyone looked is there eczema as it may appear on the scalp and be tender, may reflects primary eczema of food allergy, or rash, or fungus or may be nerve irritation or lyme or rarely MS.hydrocephalus. Would check thyroid (TSH), glucose, lyme titer, response to motrin if not allergic, check for rash ,seborrhea fungus ( try Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo ). i f/u with doc ...Read more

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What causes water retention and skin sensitivity?

What causes water retention and skin sensitivity?

Poor metabolism: Metabolism is the word used for cellular energy production from food. Lousy diet, lousy metabolism. Check out your diet. ...Read more

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I experience extremely uncomfortable hyper sensitivity to my skin. Its always in patches and there are never any visible markers. Any ideas?

Many possibilities: There can be many possible causes including: allergic reaction (to chemicals, drugs, food, food additives), damage caused by the sun or environmental causes, nerve damage, musculoskeletal problems, vitamin b deficiency, diabetes, herpes zoster (shingles), fibromyalgia, peripheral neuropathy, spinal cord or brain injury. There are so many possibilities--requires work-up by a doctor(s). ...Read more

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Trying to check histamine sensitivity. How long might it take for high histamine food to cause skin itching? How long on low-histamine for it to stop?

Trying to check histamine sensitivity. How long might it take for high histamine food to cause skin itching? How long on low-histamine for it to stop?

Please be careful: Mike, "histamine intolerance" might be real ("red-wine headaches", etc.) & reactions are said to be rapid. It's eluded hard science. There are a bazillion reasons to have itchy skin. If you keep reading "fad" / "pop" / "persecuted genius" websites, you're going to imagine you have everything, you'll severely restrict your lifestyle, you can't be a good guest, and you'll never feel well again. ...Read more

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Olive oil and skin sensitivity, are these related?

Not likely: Are you putting olive oil on your skin? If you are and your skin is getting irritated then stop. But people with sensitive skin just need to be very careful about putting anything on their skin. I typically recommend you try a small amount of any product near your ear to see how your skin responds. ...Read more

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How reduce the sensitivity of skin around stomach area?

How reduce the sensitivity of skin around stomach area?

Sensitive skin : One cause on irritation on the abdomen is nickel allergy from clips on jeans and belt buckles. If this is your problem avoidance is the best treatment. ...Read more

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What could cause headache in one side of head & light sensitivity?

What could cause headache in one side of head & light sensitivity?

Poss. migraine: These symptoms could indicate a multitude of problems. I recommend seeing a neurologist and ent. ...Read more

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In rheumatic fever ,should we do skin sensitivity test every time after any injection IM penicilin or in the first time only?

?: If you have a known life-threatening allergy to penicillin, a skin sensitivity test can trigger it so isn't entirely safe. You should take sulfadiazine, not PCN. If you're not known to be allergic, you can simply receive Penicillin as serious allergy is rare and your doctor should have the expertise to reverse a mild allergy if it occurs. If uncertain, a short acting PCN should be tried, not IM. ...Read more

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Light sensitivity resulting in head aches? What can I do?

Light sensitivity resulting in head aches? What can I do?

Light sensitivity: May have a migraine aura (pre onset sign) or a migraine variant, see your doc, or possibly a neurologist. ...Read more

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Why does prolonged skin contact with isopropyl alcohol cause eczema and sensitivity?

Why does prolonged skin contact with isopropyl alcohol cause eczema and sensitivity?

The alcohol: Isopropyl alcohol contains just that, alcohol. Alcohol is extremely drying and kills germs on your hands by disolving their membranes. Your cells have membranes too. ...Read more

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Causes of severe sensitivity on glans of penis after skin peeled years ago leaving skin paler where it happened hurts to even walk help for?

Try... and...: Since you're not responding to topical 0.5-1% Hydrocortisone cream, see urologist or dermatologist timely. Clinically, the affected area may be a skin atrophy disorder, such as lichen sclerosus et atrophicus. Watch if the area is getting bigger and paler slowly, and share what you observe with doc. ...Read more

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I have an embarrasing problem regarding the sensitivity on the head of my penis. Cant touch or recieve oral.any form of spray i can use? Or fix it?

I have an embarrasing problem regarding the sensitivity on the head of my penis. Cant touch or recieve oral.any form of spray i can use? Or fix it?

Are you saying: that it's too sensitive and you are having pre-mature ejaculation. if you are then there are a variety of over the counter numbing sprays that you can use that basically contain a Lidocaine or xylocaine (lidocaine) preparation to help with that problem. ...Read more