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Over sensitive penis head?

Over sensitive penis head?

Try using lidocaine: Gel. Will help to desensitize glans penis. ...Read more

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How to fix sensitive penis head?

How to fix sensitive penis head?

I don't know: If your penis head is too sensitive or not. That's not usually the problem. The penis is designed to be sensitive and pleasurable, that's why people have sex. It's a system designed to propagate the species. Usually the problems with early ejaculation are mental -- stress, anxiety, etc. Try going slowly and using other methods of sexual stimulation. Fine a compassionate partner. Check w/doctor rx. ...Read more

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Sensitive penis head, inflamed glands. I'm a virgin so what caused this?

Sensitive penis head, inflamed glands. I'm a virgin so what caused this?

Balanitis or: Paraphimosis are inflammations of the penis head. Paraphimosis only occurs in uncircumsized boys when a tight foreskin is caught behind a swollen glans. Balanitis can be caused by friction, poor hygiene, or allergies to laundry detergent in the non-sexually active man. You can send a direct private message to a HealthTap doctor if you want more specific advice of what to do next. ...Read more

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What can I do to make the penis head less sensitive?

What can I do to make the penis head less sensitive?

Don't touch it: Don't allow anything to come in contact with it. Seriously, if you think it's too sensitive, make sure there's no rash or irritation, sensitivity is a very individualized symptom. Do you have actual discomfort or just premature ejaculation? ...Read more

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Can you tell me how could I make my penis head less sensitive?

Can you tell me how could I make my penis head less sensitive?

Apply topical...: Using topical desensitizing cream 15-30 minutes before coitus will help. The ingredients of such creams are local anesthetic agents such as lidocaine, prilocaine, or benzocaine. The newest one, a topical aerosol, has faster effect so using it some 5 minutes before coitus. Of course, follow manufacturing instruction. For detail, ask doc timely. ...Read more

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If you curcumsize a baby when he gets older does it make the head of his penis more sensitive?

If you curcumsize a baby when he gets older does it make the head of his penis more sensitive?

See Benefits Listed: Circumcision is removal of male foreskin usually at birth. Originating in ancient religious rituals, is still practiced widely. Scientific evidence supports benefits of decreased penile cancer, urinary tract infections, & sexually transmitted dis. However the benefits are not enough to warrant the procedure even though the risks are low. Culture, religion, personal preferences are deciding factors ...Read more

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Is it normal for the head of my penis with the foreskin pulled back to be sensitive to touch?

Is it normal for the head of my penis with the foreskin pulled back to be sensitive to touch?

Foreskin: Yes. This is the most sensitive part of your penis. If it is reddened or inflamed, you may have a fungal dermatitis. This is usually treated with topical anti fungal creams and Hydrocortisone like medications. ...Read more

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The head of my uncut penis is very sensitive to touch, is there anything I can do to desensitize it?

The head of my uncut penis is very sensitive to touch, is there anything I can do to desensitize it?

Gradual Exposure: The glans or head is designed to be sensitive. Foreskins help protect this sensitivity. After circumcision, the glans becomes desensitized. In some cases, uncircumcised men have extreme pain with exposure of the glans (usually during sex). In these cases, on a regular/daily basis, they are shown how to retract their foreskin and slowly desensitize their glans thru increased stimulation. ...Read more

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Like its 2 small like spots on the penis head that when they touch are sensitive. What might that be?

Like its 2 small like spots on the penis head that when they touch are sensitive. What might that be?

Get checked for STD: If you are sexually active, it could be an infection like herpes. The time window to start medication for herpes is short, so go to a clinic today to have someone diagnose the problem and start treatment. Remember to protect yourself and your partner/s by always using condoms. If it is herpes, that is a lifelong infection that you can give to others even on days when you don't see the sores. ...Read more

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My penis head is sensitive. I can pull my foreskin back easily. But when I touch the head or something falls upon it, it hurts badly.

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Here's some...: Is this symptom new or lifelong? To manage it, bring the detailed info on its onset, degree, duration, progress to urologist for analysis, physical exams, etc. So to deduce how this may affect your life as well as how to modify it in a sensible way to alleviate your symptom. ...Read more

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I have very small white bumps on the rim of the head of my penis for about 8 weeks now, they don't hurt, aren't sensitive, and have not changed.

I have very small white bumps on the rim of the head of my penis for about 8 weeks now, they don't hurt, aren't sensitive, and have not changed.

Doctor can check: Lumps and bumps are hard to describe in words. If one has little bumps on the head of his penis, and STD's have been ruled out, they could be "pearly penile papules", which are small, skin-colored papules that usually are located on the edge of the head of the penis (visible when the foreskin is pulled all the way back). Pearly penile papules are considered normal. A doctor can evaluate the lumps. ...Read more

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My boyfriends head if his penis get red and sensitive after sex, why?

My boyfriends head if his penis get red and sensitive after sex, why?

Allergy? Infection?: If a condom is used he could be allergic to latex or any lubricant. If no condom, he could react to any spermicidal material you might use or even a latex diaphragm. He and you might also consider being checked out for any possible infection given your listing of yeast infection and discharge. ...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. What's 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

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When erected the head of my penis is sensitive and hurts a little but when not erected everything is fine. I haven't had sex, so what could this be?

When erected the head of my penis is sensitive and hurts a little but when not erected everything is fine. I haven't had sex, so what could this be?

Prostatitis: Prostate gland can get congested and cause symptoms of pressure discomfort or pain at tip of the penis both with or without erection. If there is discoloration of semen, then it is likely prostatitis or seminal vesiculitis. ...Read more

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I have this problem with my penis first of all I'm uncircumcised and I can retract my foreskin, my penis head is very sensitive, dry and it hurts help?

See a urologist: You likely need to treat with prescription strength steroid cream or require a circumcision. You could apply Bacitracin ointment whilst waiting for your urology appointment. ...Read more

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All the erection is equally hard so why does the head area feel more sensitive / hardness feeling compared to the rest of penis is that just way it is?

All the erection is equally hard so why does the head area feel more sensitive / hardness feeling compared to the rest of penis is that just way it is?

It is the way it is: As the forehead typically has the most nerve endings, designed purely for pleasure sensation. The rest of the shaft is only for blood engorgement. ...Read more

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How can last longer in bed with my gf I cum too soon, my penis head is too sensitive?

How can last longer in bed with my gf I cum too soon, my penis head is too sensitive?

Try a second round!: Some men worry about achieving orgasm before they've satisfied they're female partner. Many men can get another erection, after orgasm, that does last longer, and they can finish pleasing their partner & enjoy, too. There are, of course, other ways to please ur partner (manual, oral). Some Pts do try medication to delay orgasm if this is severely affecting them. Try talking w/ ur doc :) ...Read more

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The foreskin on my penis is too tight. And the head is very sensitive to touch. Can I get help?

The foreskin on my penis is too tight. And the head is very sensitive to touch. Can I get help?

Yes.: Sometimes due to chronic inflammation the foreskin can either become adherent to the glans (tip) and this leads to painful erections. Sometimes the foreskin closes down and the opening is too narrow, causing it to inflate like a balloon during urination. This is a problem that can and should be fixed surgically by a urologist. Other problems can be associated with this. This is called "phimosis". ...Read more

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My penis head is bleeding after masturbation and now my penis head is sensitive to the touch.?

My penis head is bleeding after masturbation and now my penis head is sensitive to the touch.?

Bleeding: Needs to be evaluated by your doctor. The goal is healing and prevention of infection. The glans or head of the penis is sensitive to touch because of the many nerve endings there. If you are not circumcised it may have something to do w/foreskin being too tight but your doc will know. Just speak honestly w/him/her. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Please explain why is the head of my uncircumcised penis so sensitive after I ejaculate, that I can't keep going?

Please explain why is the head of my uncircumcised penis so sensitive after I ejaculate, that I can't keep going?

Here are some. ..: I assumed you meant your erection subsided soon after ejaculation; this is normal for most of men, especially at 47. More detail? See & ask Doc timely. ...Read more

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I'm 17 & have concernes about my penis. The head has wrinkles on it & for a while now my penis &foreskin hasn't been very sensitive.

I'm 17 & have concernes about my penis. The head has wrinkles on it & for a while now my penis &foreskin hasn't been very sensitive.

Cure with erection: Wrinkles on the penis and skin of the penis are quite common. Most disappear when an erection occurs. FC Derrick MD ...Read more

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It's been a month after my curcunscision and it's still extremely sensative on the head of my penis when touching clothing is this normal?

Yes: You will be sensitive there if you have recently been circumcised - you are just not accustomed to that feeling yet. ...Read more

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