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Inflammation of the penile shaft and persribed colchicine and could not afford it what else can ik get to help with this it is causing me so much pain?
Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more
If there was any inflammation in the penile region, would a enthrocyte sedimentation rate test or a full blood count show abnormality?
What sort of blood test can indicate abnormalities if there is inflammation in the penile region? Can glandular fever have any connection?
Labs are secondary: Visible lesions here are diagnosed primarily on the physical exam. If the lesion could be syphilis, you'll want labs. If the lesion could be chlamydia / gonorrhea, microbe studies. If it's a visible lesion, consider biopsy. Big lymph nodes? History and physical exam. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have my head penis which has a red inflammation on it but it does hurt or anything but i don't know what it is. Can you help me?
There is a small reddish line of inflammation on the bottom of my penis. I have never had any sexual contact. Could you provide me with a diagnosis?
Diagnosis: We are asked not to offer medical diagnosis on Health tap, where we answer general medical questions and provide medical information. For help with diagnosis, please try Healthtap Prime. ...Read more
Good question: I only am just aware of the concept of "caterer condoms". However, if you are getting a reaction to them then one can consider a latex allergy or even a sensitivity to any lubricant that may be on the condom material to include any spermicide. I recommend avoiding using this particular source f condoms and maybe try natural skin condoms until you can be seen and examined. ...Read more
Emergency! After I masterbated inflammation appeared proximal to the penis cap.it is swollen like ballon.what happened?
Here are some ...: Have you been known to have tight long foreskin? If so, you might develop paraphimosis, which can be skillfully reduced with Doc although occasionally emergent dorsal incision of foreskin is needed with later circucision. So, you're right and go to ER for immediate attention, care, and counseling so to handle current event & prevent recurrence. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer