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My penis is red and abit sore on one side... And my inner foreskin isvery red and itchy... This happened after I finish pee and feel irritating...

My penis is red and abit sore on one side... And my inner foreskin isvery red and itchy... This happened after I finish pee and feel irritating...

Here are some ...: More specifics of your concerns would help make a more accurate Dx. So, collect & bring the information on the onset, degree, duration, interval, & progress of all symptoms over time to Doc for analysis, physical exams, possible tests, etc. so to deduce possible Dx for proposing reasonable Rx. But, current limited info might suggest: recurrent chronic inflammation/infection of foreskin...See, Doc. ...Read more

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Hi there what are the symptoms of penis thrush redness of the glans?

Hi there what are the symptoms of penis thrush redness of the glans?

Thrush and others: If you are uncircumcised, a yeast infection (thrush) could do this, but so could be "nonspecific" banalitis, bacterial overgrowth, or other causes. Best to be professionally evaluated. Or you could try simple hygiene first -- retract foreskin and wash with soap and water twice a day -- then get care if it doesn't clear up in a few days. ...Read more

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I have swelling in my pelvic/pubic area and on the top of the shaft of my penis. Not redness. No discomfort or pain to speak of?

I have swelling in my pelvic/pubic area and on the top of the shaft of my penis. Not redness. No discomfort or pain to speak of?

Here are some...: Simple step to solve this concern is see a urologist although prominent mons pubis or lipoma or sebaceous cyst, etc. To get these efforts done correctly, follow the instructions described in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby, you gain much insight on how to work closely with doc. ...Read more

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Hi...I was taking Augmentin for 2 days and developed a rash on my leg and on the head of my penis, the redness on my leg is going away but on my peni?

Hi...I was taking 
Augmentin for 2 days and developed a rash on my leg and on the head of my penis, the redness on my leg is going away but on my peni?

Reasonable to ...: To suspect skin reaction (allergy) after taking a drug like Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is reasonable but not confirmative. Being not anaphylactic in nature, future repetitive experience may tell. At present, just leave it alone if bearable or just apply steroid-containing skin cream lightly 1-2 times daily and watch for 3-5 days; if not resolving as wished or worsening, seek evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more

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When u sons penis os red around the rim whsy should I do?

When u sons penis os red around the rim whsy should I do?

Unclear question: It sounds like redness is present at the corona. You may have balanitis, or balanoposthitis if you are not circumcised. Sexual activity may be a factor. Check for diabetes. Less commonly a tumor might be present. See a doctor. ...Read more

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Why is my penis head red?

Why is my penis head red?

Depends: If it is red all of the time and sore, it may be an infection. Anything from a fungal infection (yeast) to herpes. See your doctor. it could be a sign that there is something else wrong, like diabetes. ...Read more

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My penis is red and itchy ?

My penis is red and itchy 
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Balanitis...: The most common cause of a red itchy penis, especially involving the glans (top) is something called is something called Balanitis, which is usually a fungal infection & easily treatable. It should be evaluated, could be done as a HealthTap consult, through your PCP or an urgent care. OTC medications usually don't work & prescription meds are usually required. There are other causes, but are rare. ...Read more

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Why does your penis turn red?

Why does your penis turn red?

Here are some...: Turning red in the skin indicates increasing local circulation by environmental changes like temperature or physical stimulation or even drug effect. This should bear no harm as long as being comfortable. Yet, it is still hard to tell what such may mean to you without further detailed specifics, relevance, & sequence of events of all symptoms. More? To http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html ...Read more

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The tip of my penis is red and itches ?

The tip of my penis is red and itches ?

Urethritis: Next question: what have you been doing this past week? Could be related. Get seen. ...Read more

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Is it okay if the head of the penis is red?

Is it okay if the head of the penis is red?

Depends: In a caucasian/white person the glans is usually pink/red. If it turned red recently, then it would need evaluation. The attached picture is of a normal head of the penis/glans penis. ...Read more

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Why is my penis very red, dry, and it's itchy?

Red, itchy penis: Red, itchy penis can be caused by several factors. It could be a reaction to something that the skin has had contact with - like a new soap or detergent or spermicide. It could be a sign of either a viral infection - like herpes - or a bacterial or fungal infection. A person who has this problem should go to their primary care doctor or urgent care for evaluation. ...Read more

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I just changed my sons diaper his penis is red and a little swelled what should I do ?

I just changed my sons diaper his penis is red and a little swelled what should I do ?

Examine the area: This tissue is sensitive and will become irritated & red in response to bug bites.They usually leave a small bump surrounded by swelling & redness.Cleaning agents in wipes can also trigger this. If its just a little red or & the kid doesn't seem irritated, you can monitor the issue.Make sure no hair is wrapped around the shaft or if found use a glob of nair to dissolve it.If bad seek exam. ...Read more

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My boyfriends head if his penis get red and sensitive after sex, why?

My boyfriends head if his penis get red and sensitive after sex, why?

Allergy? Infection?: If a condom is used he could be allergic to latex or any lubricant. If no condom, he could react to any spermicidal material you might use or even a latex diaphragm. He and you might also consider being checked out for any possible infection given your listing of yeast infection and discharge. ...Read more