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Penis Is Dry
Here are some ...: Your most reasonable bid to effectively care for what you described is go to see a urologist who will review the story about what you have experienced and decide if trying topical Rx with antifungal - steroid cream + heighten topical hygiene would help control what you got or if circumcision be the way to go for long-term care. So, seek pro-evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more
Avoid rubbing.: Usually a dry foreskin may be a result of an infection or too much activity/masturbation. Consider abstaining or using more lubricant for any vigorous activity. If it does not get better, then see a doctor for protective ointments. Always keep it clean. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Penis skin is dry on the tip and shaft, sometimes its also itchy, what is it? Would it be serious?
Circumcised &virgin but penis glans skin is very bumpy & Rough skin for many years. Some glans area is smooth not bumps but 80% is bumpy and rough. ?
Hard to give A....: To deduce best possible Dx, one needs more specific info on the onset, degree, duration, progress, evolution, response to care, etc. + direct look at + testing as needed (though rarely needed); that is essential for adequate medical care. How to unveil the Dx for your concern? Follow instructions described in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
You don't have one: Your question says you are circumcised, which means you don't (any longer) have a foreskin, it was removed. Not all males have a distinct color/texture change at the transition point, and you may be one of them. Next routine physical you could check with your dr if still curious. ...Read more
Need more info...: To decide what & how to do with dry skin of penis needs more specifics, relevance, and sequence of events + a direct look. Without such, the following may serve as general care: Just wash & dry gently with no harsh soap or .. and apply topical moisturizing skin cream lightly right after bathing or showering. More? Seek evaluation / counseling or go to http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Best ...Read more
Really rough patch of dry skin my skin is normally dry but this is different crack in skin layers of skin came off is not forming s scab?
Try Aquaphor: Try aquaphor healing ointment, but if it worsens see a dermatologist. ...Read more
I've noticed my boyfriends penis is tough like dry skin is flaking off. Is this some sort of medical condition?
He's obviously: Exposed your favorite organ to some form of irritation or trauma and it's responding while repairing the damage. Avoid very hot water, use showers instead of baths, avoid soap/detergent or any chemicals or other topical junk == and just give it a chance to heal. It should quickly return to the penis you've grown to know and love. If not, check w/his doctor. ...Read more
Foreskin: If you are not able to pull the skin back all the way to the shaft, if it is truly attached to the head of the penis, then that is abnormal. You should be evaluated by a urologist. ...Read more
See a doctor: See a doctor and let them check you. See the doctor soon. ...Read more
I have a dry skin of the penis. It is the skin that is exposed when the penis is erect. I find this very annoying because it is less elastic.
Here are some...: Having a direct look by doc, preferably a urologist, will help confirm the right Dx for right care, although what you described may suggest the presence of chronic skin inflammation in the tight redundant foreskin for which circumcision is the choice of care. To get things done rightly, follow instructions in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
Itchy flaky skin on penis and scrotum. Moisturizer resolves the issue temporarily. Is there a permanent solution?
The head of my penis is not sticking out it is just the foreskin is that normal? I'm uncircumcised
Phimosis: Phimosis, or preputial stenosis, is a term that usually means any condition where the foreskin of the penis cannot be retracted. Most infants are born with a foreskin that cannot be retracted and the prepuce may be tight until after puberty. A fully retractable foreskin occurs in 50% of ten year olds, 90% of 16 year olds and 98 to 99% of 18 year olds. Speak with a urologist about your options ...Read more
Is there a way to smooth a circumcised penis? The glans and remaining inner foreskin is very wrinkled and has grooves. It's very depressing.
Not needed, but...: What you observed in your circumcised penis usually does not need active care as long as being physical / mentally comfortable. Of course, if indeed being grossly deformed, a procedure to modify and smooth out the area of concern after balancing the equation of medical necessity and professional possibilities. More? Contact www.healthtap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to login - using audio goes faster &. ...Read more