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Blisters/rash on right side head of penis. Tested negative for herpes and syphilis. Doctor prescribed me antibiotics/fungal cream. Wut else could it b?

Blisters/rash on right side head of penis. Tested negative for herpes and syphilis. Doctor prescribed me antibiotics/fungal cream. Wut else could it b?

Reaction?: If any contact with bowl cleaner or other chemical, could be a local reaction (/"burn") from that, which may look infected on exam (hence abx/anti-fungal). The warm/moist environ slows healing. Should keep dry & aired as able (don't get arrested!) while using ointments as rx'ed. Give it a week. If not improving, get re-checked. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more


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Had sex about 10 month ago, I have recently gained a rash on the head of my penis which irritates when not putting moisturiser on, also circumsized?

Had sex about 10 month ago, I have recently gained a rash on the head of my penis which irritates when not putting moisturiser on, also circumsized?

Fungal vs std: Timing makes std less likely, but cannot tell without exam. Need to see dr / urgent care/ std clinic for exam and treatment. Could try switching to antifungal cream for a week instead of moisturizer and see if resolves. ...Read more

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I have small rash on the head of my penis, routine or std?

I have small rash on the head of my penis, routine or std?

When in doubt: Check it out. Evaluation of an unusual rash at the penis should prompt further evaluation by a trained physician. All the best. ...Read more

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I have a red rash on the head of my penis because of rubbing myself next to my partner inside of a swimming pool there was no intercourse, serious ?

I have a red rash on the head of my penis because of rubbing myself next to my partner inside of a swimming pool there was no intercourse, serious ?

No: This sounds like an abrasion injury/rash caused by your pool games. This should resolve in time. You may try using topical antibiotic creams to prevent infection. Keep, it clean, rest it, and let it heal in time. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have a rash on the head of my penis. No pain. No skin raised. Just kinda there. I'm curious to what this is because I'm frightened it's an STD?

I have a rash on the head of my penis. No pain. No skin raised. Just kinda there. I'm curious to what this is because I'm frightened it's an STD?

Probably not STD: No STD is a likely cause of a rash like this. There are many causes of genital skin problems. Most are not due to STD, and your description is not suggestive of any STD. See a doctor, preferably a dermatologist. But probably it's nothing serious. Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more