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I have a short frenulum stopping me from retracting my foreskin when erect. Can this be remedied at home by gentle stretching?

I have a short frenulum stopping me from retracting my foreskin when erect. Can this be remedied at home by gentle stretching?

You can try but: short frenulum may not be the cause , you may have phimosis foreskin will not retract , some times by progressive stretching possible , best option see your doctor to help you , may even need circumcision . ...Read more

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Bfriend may have short frenulum he can pull foreskin back easily no pain but head bends down the further pulled frenuloplasty needed or juststretching?

Bfriend may have short frenulum he can pull foreskin back easily no pain but head bends down the further pulled frenuloplasty needed or juststretching?

Uncircumcised: There is a treatment with steroid cream applied by q-tip under the foreskin that is caught or tight. A good urologist or a men's health expert will be able to help your friend. ...Read more

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My frenulum is short and goes whitish and hurts when I try to fully retract my foreskin,when erect,so I'm afraid to have sex. What shall I do?

Phimosis: You might be describing phimosis. Check out http://www.medicinenet.com/phimosis_and_paraphimosis_penis_disorders/article.htm then go see your Family Doc who may prescribe a steroid cream to apply to your foreskin to aid w/retraction. If that doesn't work, then you may want to see a Urologist to consider circumcision. ...Read more

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Is there any way of lengthening my frenulum?

Tongue or penis?: Frenuloplasty for penis. But are you asking about frenulum on penis or under the tongue? ...Read more

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How long would a frenulum take to heal and will it heal on its own?

How long would a frenulum take to heal and will it heal on its own?

Tongue or penis?: Either will heal on it's own. However not unusual for penile frenulum to tear in men with an uncircumcised penis. This is liable to tear again again ; again unless it is fixed by frenuloplasty by a urologist. ...Read more

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What is commonly used to heal slight tear on my frenulum?

What is commonly used to heal slight tear on my frenulum?

Great blood supply: You did not say if it involved your tongue or penis. The good news is that both areas have fantastic blood supply and that means rapid healing. If the tongue, then no further treatment is needed. If the penis, you should minimize further trauma by avoiding those activities that may cause further injury such as sex or masturbation. This will heal very quickly if you avoid further injury. ...Read more