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I have penile Sclerosing lymphangitis can it heal on its own what is the treatment i have also some thing like popules on my pennis what is the trtmnt?

I have penile Sclerosing lymphangitis can it heal on its own what is the treatment i have also some thing like popules on my pennis what is the trtmnt?

No treatment needed: Penile sclerosing lymphangitis is a harmless condition that typically clears up on its own over a few weeks or months, without treatment. Not sure what kind of papules are on your penis, but if your doctor called them "pearly penile papules", this is entirely normal, harmless, and needs no treatment. Google it; you can easily find pictures to compare with your own penis. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Rettenmaier
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Lymphangitis (Definition)

Lymphangitis is an infection and inflammation of the lymph channels of the body. Lymphatic channels carry fluid and white blood cells of the immune system. An infection of these channels can cause pain and redness along the affected channels, swollen ...Read more


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Could you list the treatment options for acute lympangitis?

Rest and antibiotics: Depending on the severity you need to rest , warm soaks and antibiotics depending on the degree you may need IV antibiotics or by mouth or a combination of both and see what the cause is whether its edema or wounds treatment id different see your dr. ...Read more

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I was wondering what are some treatment options for acute lympangitis?

I was wondering what are some treatment options for acute lympangitis?

Oral antibiotics: This would be treated with either oral or intravenous antibiotics depending on the severity. ...Read more

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What is cure for lymphangitis?

Antibiotics: Lymphangitis usually presents as a red streak running up the inner aspect of the leg or arm. It may be associated with fever or malaise. Oral or intravenous antibiotics is the mainstay. If there is a nidus of infection, like an ulcer or abscess, this also needs to be addressed. Hot compresses and non-steroidal medications may also be helpful in relieving pain. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for lymphangitis?

Depends: On cause. If due to infection proper medication can cure the problem. ...Read more

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Is lymphangitis painful?

Lymphangiitis: Quite often, lymphangiitis is painful. If the underlying cause is infectious in nature, then pain, swelling, redness become part of the process. ...Read more