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Little boys penis tip swollen, what could be wrong?

Little boys penis tip swollen, what could be wrong?

Swollen penis tip: Your child has balanitis which is swelling of the head of the penis usually seen in uncircumcised boys due to poor hygiene.apply antibiotic ointment several times a day. If no improvement see your doctor ...Read more

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Hello! how are you? Well, here's my problem: during the last 3 days I have noticed that my penis is swollen. It's better now, but whould i be worried

Hello! how are you? Well, here's my problem: during the last 3 days I have noticed that my penis is swollen. It's better now, but whould i be worried

No: If it's improving that's a good sign, if the redness and swelling persists, be examined by your dr. You may need antibiotics and anti-inflammatory meds. Take care! ...Read more

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I mastubated vigoursly for the past several hours and now the base of my penis is swollen; should I be worried? What should I do? Would it get better?

I mastubated vigoursly for the past several hours and now the base of my penis is swollen; should I be worried? What should I do? Would it get better?

See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Why would my husbands penis get swollen after sex?

Why would my husbands penis get swollen after sex?

Penis: Without examining him it is difficult to respond, but swelling usually occurs due to inflammation. This can occur with trauma, allergy to something you may be using vaginally, or overly aggressive sexual activity. If this continues and is disturbing go and have him see a doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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What does it mean if your penis gets swollen after sex?

Penis swelling: If wearing condoms, you may be allergic to spermacide in condom. Also some vaginal lubricating jellies can cause irritation. If the swelling persists you may want to see a urologist for examination. ...Read more

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Why does my penis become swollen after sex and masterbistion?

Why does my penis become swollen after sex and masterbistion?

Sex norms: This is abnormal. It is most likely a reaction to the lubrication you are using or the condoms (if you using condoms). ...Read more

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My babys penis is swollen and red what should I do he is 17 months?

My babys penis is swollen and red  what should I do he is 17 months?

Look for hair: Look for long hair from mom or other care giver which could act as a tourniquet . Remove it if so. Also be sure the diapers are not so tight as to bend the penis and block circulation. Leave a diaper off for a few hours and all swelling may go away. If none of the above works, go to pediatrician or ER . Also is there an older child who may have been exploring this male sibling? ...Read more

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We woke up yesterday to discover that his Penis was swollen, hard and no pus?

We woke up yesterday to discover that his Penis was swollen, hard  and no pus?

Here are some ...: Take him to emergency room(ER) where preferably he be attended by a urologist because he may develop priapism - spontaneous persistent erection, which may occur in someone taking certain drug or with sickle cell trait or disease, leukemia, etc. So, go to ER now. Best wishes... (Of course, without detailed Hx and physical exam, it's hard to offer correct answer to the Q. But, don't wait!) ...Read more

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My penis is swollen right below my head of my penis. It doesn't hurt but isnt going down and is soft?

Penile/scrotal lesio: Lumps or lesions on the penis or scrotum can be venereal disease, ingrown hair, sebaceous cyst or many other conditions. They can only be properly diagnosed by observation and other testing and you should seek advice from a family doctor or specialist to get yourself diagnosed and treated. ...Read more

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Flaccid penis feels very lifeless. Does not feel normal. Sometimes when standing flaccid penis feels swollen and firm.

Flaccid penis feels very lifeless. Does not feel normal. Sometimes when standing flaccid penis feels swollen and firm.

Flaccid Penis Norms: This sounds normal. Our penises change shape and length based on the temperature in your body and in the environment. It changes based upon sexual arousal or post arousal. It changes when in the shower. The way you are describing your experience sounds like this is just normal. ...Read more

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My husband's penis is swollen after sex he thinks he jammed it...it is painful but he does not want to c a docter...n worried because whole penis is?

My husband's penis is swollen  after sex he thinks he jammed it...it is painful but he does not want to c a docter...n worried because whole penis is?

See below: The only major concern would be that of a possible "penile fracture" which is rupture of the fibrous covering (tunica albuginea) that contains the vascular plexus (corpora cavernosa). Uncommon injury due to blunt force or abrupt bending of an erect penis. Usually associated with sharp pain, a "popping" sensation, and diffuse swelling and bruising of penis. If suspected, requires urgent evaluation ...Read more

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Why is my penis always swollen after masturbation?

Why is my penis always swollen after masturbation?

Technique: You're going to have some swelling after any kind of sexual activity that's exciting enough to lead to ejaculation -- including intercourse and oral sex. A smart man who's enjoying his body varies his technique to prepare himself for a variety of partners. Try a very light grip / two-finger pressure and plenty of lube. Talk to some other guys -- maybe even Dad. ...Read more

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Base of penis is swollen and puffy. Not painful. But slightly numb. ?

Base of penis is swollen and puffy. Not painful. But slightly numb. ?

See Urologist: Numbness can often be a sign of nerve conditions. Be sure to see a Urologist who specializes in Urogenital areas including the penis. Best wishes. ...Read more

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The skin right under the head of my penis is swollen could it possible be thrombophlebitis?

The skin right under the head of my penis is swollen could it possible be thrombophlebitis?

Doubtful.: More likely balantitis, especially if the skin is red or if there symptoms like pain or itching. This can have many different causes. It can usually be diagnosed pretty easily with just an exam but your doctor may need to run a test or two if the cause isn't immediately obvious. ...Read more

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What is the reason that top of the penis always swollen and uncomfortable? Could you please help me?

Don't know: Can't tell over the internet; need your doctor to evaluate what's wrong. ...Read more

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I was masturbation vigourisly and now the base of my penis is swollen. What should I do? Is it bad? Should i be worried?

I was masturbation vigourisly and now the base of my penis is swollen.  What should I do?
Is it bad?
Should i be worried?

Probably not: Skin edema (swelling) can be caused by vigorously masturbating for a long period of time & not uncommon. This will resolve. Fracture of penis is theorectically possible if penis is forceably bent during masturbation. This would result in a hard, tender & painful bump with penile deviation at site of fracture.This would constitute an emergency and require surgical repair. Hope this is not the case. ...Read more

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The skin just below the head of my penis is swollen like I have a bubble type ring arnd my penis. It is sensitive when i touch it. Whats wrong?

Swollen foreskin: Swelling of the skin around the head of the penis could be caused by inflammation, such as a contact dermatitis, infection, sexually activity, and others. If swelling is tight enough, it may compromise circulation to the area. If swelling is not resolving in short order or is increasing, please see a urologist immediately or go to er. ...Read more