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No sex for 2 yrs,only masturbation.Recently redness/irritation+itchy on underside of penis shaft (between penis & scrotum).Worse after shower/masturb.

No sex for 2 yrs,only masturbation.Recently redness/irritation+itchy on underside of penis shaft (between penis & scrotum).Worse after shower/masturb.

Dry skin or tinea.: We cannot make a specific diagnosis without an exam, however, what you describe can be caused by dry skin, allergic dermatitis, or tinea cruris. Start by using a hypoallergenic moisturizer and keeping the area dry between showers. If itchiness persists, try using antifungal cream for jock itch. If this fails, make an appointment for evaluation with a HealthTap doctor. ...Read more

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Bumps irritation redness and slight discoloration on penis head, help?

Bumps irritation redness and slight discoloration on penis head, help?

Balanitis: Balanitis is due to tiny amounts of urine under the foreskin. Wash it. Blot under the skin after passing urine. Castellani solution and Miconazole (clotrimazole) cream will help. Circumcision cures it and is easy to do. ...Read more

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A small part of my vein in my penis seems raised and has small redness irritation look under the skin, has been like this for two years, any ideas?

A small part of my vein in my penis seems raised and has small redness irritation look under the skin, has been like this for two years, any ideas?

Probably just..: What described probably just represents a thrombosed vein or varix. It's harmless and just leave it alone as long as being painless and not bothersome to you. If still in doubt, go to see urologist for detailing and confirmation. Best wish... ...Read more

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Short, dark, thin straight line leading from top edge of urethra opening then back towards the body on head of penis. No irritation redness, or bumps?

Short, dark, thin straight line leading from top edge of urethra opening then back towards the body on head of penis.  No irritation redness, or bumps?

Here are some...: Without a direct look, it's hard to offer accurate Dx; but the described quiescence most likely support its harmlessness. So, just watch and see, and don't pick on it. More? Seek pro-evaluation and counseling preferably by urologist. Nonetheless, following instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html will help get the healthcare done correctly as needed. Best wish... ...Read more

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I have a irritation on my penis from having unprotected sex. She got a UTI, and I have some red spottage on penis. Best way to treat?

I have a irritation on my penis from having unprotected sex. She got a UTI, and I have some red spottage on penis. Best way to treat?

Need to test: UTI in your partner would not give you a lesion on your penis. You may have a sexually transmitted disease and it would be prudent to see your doctor for an evaluation and proper treatment. It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. ...Read more