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Penis Yeast Infection Symptoms
Burning, itching: A yeast infection of the skin of the groin, called tinea cruris, presents as intensely red, itchy, with occasionally in burning pain sensation. If you know someone with these symptoms, have him evaluated by a physician. Hygiene, keeping the area clean and dry, wearing loose, breathable fabrics, and use of prescription topical antifungal medications are necessary to control the infection. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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Men are less likely to get yeast infection but they can. There is itching, dryness and head of penis skin may be cracked, sometime it can also cause blisters, these can break open.
Use over the counter antifungal cream like Monistat twice daily, avoid having sex with your partner and have her treated
retract your foreskin if it is present and clean thoroghly/keep dry
prescription rx like Diflucan (fluconazole) tabl. ...Read more
I have a male yeast infection what cream is safe for me to buy that is also safe to place on my penis tip.?
You should see a physician in person. Balanitis can be due to both bacterial and fungal sources, and it may indicate that your Type 2 Diabetes is out of control. Make sure you are safe by visiting your doctor, getting a diagnosis and the proper treatment which may include oral medication and/or a prescription strength cream.
Good luck. Https://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000862.htm ...Read more
Armand has been experiencing an infection on his penis that he got from me. I had a normal yeast infection and he is now infected as well, but this problem is now for 2 months and not clearing up?
Yes, if it is yeast: Have you been examined by a medical provider? Why do you think this is a yeast infection versus another sexually transmitted infection? If the Lamisil or an over the counter antifungal treatment clears the rash, it might be from yeast. Regardless if the rash persists you should have tests for other sexually transmitted infections including syphilis ...Read more
I believe I might have a male yeast infection on my penis. But it might not be that. Let's assume I use a yeast cream and don't have. Any side efx?
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My penis touched the inside of a public bathroom days later I had yeast infection is this possible?
Possible: It's possible. You should go to the doctor to be treated to determine where you may have gotten it and then proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
I have prostitis problem since 2 months. Recently my penis glands developed yeast infection. Are these two related?
My boyfriend has a rash on his penis. I had a yeast infection & took fluconizol. I gave him one & him went away. But now it's back.?
Not so simple: Vaginal yeast is not an "infection". It is a proliferation of yeast which is already present in small numbers. The yeast proliferates because of sugars in the environment or because there is a loss of normal bacteria. The most common cause is exposure to antibiotics which kill the bacteria normally competing with yeasts. There are a variety of rashes on the penis. Is he circumcised? Frequently th ...Read more
Is it posible for my partner to have gotten a yeast infection since we had sex while I had one? His penis is burning and its inflammed
Yes: He may want to try applying an OTC topical anti fungal cream several times daily. ...Read more
Staph: No. But it promotes staph infections since most staph now are resistant to neosporin and this product should be thrown away and never used again. ...Read more
Rednesson left side of the outer ring of penis. .. Has been there for a year... And has not left what is it? Is it herpes? Or a yeast infection?
See a doctor: Without an examination and visualization of this it is impossible to accurately diagnose. Rather than going with a guess, see you doctor and get treated appropriately. ...Read more
Hi docs, I've been having some burning in my penis. Do you think it's a yeast infection or just irritated?
Here are some. ..: Without further detail on the onset, location, degree, duration, interval, evolution, & progress of the burning & its potentially related Sx over time + physicals with inspection, palpation, etc., it's hard to offer a meaningful accurate Dx. So, collect the needed info for Doc to analyze. .. so to deduce right Dx for right Rx / care timely. Best wish. .. ...Read more
My penis has litle red dots all over the head. I have no itchyness or anything. My girlfriend has treatment for yeast infection.
I have a yeast infection and I have itchy and a burning sensation on the tip of my penis. What else can I apply besides clotrizone? Please help
Here are some. ..: Without a direct look at your bothering penis, it's hard to come up right Dx, but what you described might suggest recurrent chronic balanoposthitis in redundant foreskin. If so, keep up gentle cleansing & drying without overzealous use of physical and chemical application for care or sex but judicious use of topical Clotrimazole - steroid cream as instructed. More? Ask Doc timely. ...Read more
I am a 32 year old male, have noticed small bumps appearing on the head of my penis in the last few days. Unsure if it is yeast infection or warts?
Sounds like warts: Best to see your doctor for evaluation and then treatment plan ...Read more