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Scarring Of The Penis
See a Urologist: Post traumatic scars are usually manged the same as other scars by use of scar creams or silicone gel sheets but some patients can develop areas of redness and thickening that may represent a disease process and should be best evaluated and addressed by a urologist so seek a consultation with a urologist. ...Read more
? Circumcision scar: Every circumcised male has a circumferential scar around penis where ring of remaining inner foreskin is attached to outer penile shaft skin. Men can have healthy penile scars after reconstructive penile surgery. Burn scars could be a problem. Would suggest you rephrase the question if this answer isn't what you were expecting. ...Read more
O K Need: To see your doctor preferably an urologist, nature of the scar and how to improve its intended function and give correct advise. ...Read more
Hi I have a black scar on my penis (not the tip) and I was wondering how to remove it. It basically a circle on my penis?
Must be examined: Cannot be diagnosed online. See a urologist or a dermatologist. ...Read more
Hi :) I was wondering what the best way to fade a scar on the penis. I got it from a bit of plastic when I was younger. It goes down the shaft?
Hello sir I am 22 have small scar in my penis on upper skin. Is it normal or not I am afraid of it on erecting and expanding of skin it shows more line of expand?
Scar: A scar is never normal as it represents healing. Scar may be from old scratch or infection. Without knowing anything else, best to go see your Family Doc for evaluation. ...Read more
Several ways: Red scars usually are immature scars and time alone will result in fading. If you are in a rush, you can try some of the commercially available scar creams which use silicone (me derma, kelocote). If those fail to work, consider ipl treatments or laser treatments such as fraxel. A good plastic surgeon should be able to help. ...Read more
Nothing: Scars fade but will never disappear. You have a story to tell -- a full life always gives scars, and no person worth loving cares if you have one on your penis. And I admire your courage in writing about such a sensitive topic. Good luck, and love wisely and well. ...Read more
Hello today I've noticed that I got something like a pink scar on my penis skin, I have no idea what it is or what to do. I would appreciate your help?
How do you treat lesions or scars on a penis? The scar was never an open wound. It just became a very dark spot from improper self gratification.
I am 33, and have a scar on the penis tip covering both glans and foreskin, and thus prevents me from retracting foreskin. Can the scar be removed?
See urologist to...: Please see a urologist who will assess what it may represent & what can be done to correct & help. So, follow suggestions in articles listed in http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. Thereby, you can work better & closer with doctors so to reach right conclusion for right care suiting your need. More? Contact me for an audio/video chat. Clinically, you may have adhesion of foreskin onto glans. ...Read more
Since I was child I noticed a circumcision scar on my penis and there is a part of surgical suture in it No other symptoms?
Clarify: Generally circumcisions done in the 1st month of life do not require suturing. If it was done later they would usually be absorbable sutures that would be long gone. There may be a lump or knot of skin, but this would only be a cosmetic issue. If concerned have it evaluated by your doc. ...Read more
Why does infant circumcision with mogen clamp leave more inner foreskin than other methods? Also does scar halfway down penis mean aggressive circ?
Yes ; possibly yes: Mogen clamp leaves more inner foreskin because technique requires pulling freed foreskin over glans penis ; applying clamp beyond tip f glans thus avoiding glans injury. Thus length of inner foreskin remaining is marginally longer than length of baby's glans. Scar halfway down penis could mean that excess outer shaft skin was removed at circumcision, which circumcision technique was used. ...Read more