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Skin Cracking At Base Of Penis
My friend has some hard bumps and fissures of broken skin on penis head and around the lining of his foreskin.
My friend has some hard bumps and fissures of broken skin on penis head and around the lining of his foreskin Skin gets irritated to cold air and burn?
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Skin cracking: Fissuring in outermost layer of tissue covering the body. ...Read more
Fingertip eczema: Eczema on the fingertips is sometimes called fingertip eczema. If the eczema affects more of the hand than just the fingertips, it may be called hand eczema. Eczema on the fingertips may affect all the fingers or only some of the fingers. Fingertip eczema may affect the area of fingerprints or along or below the fingernail. It may be a form of contact dermatitis which is an allergic reaction. ...Read more
Hand eczema: Hand eczema (also known as hand dermatitis) is a common condition affecting up to 10% of the population. It results from a combination of factors, both internal (e.g. Your genetic make-up), and external (e.g. Contact with irritants and allergens such as chemicals). The irritant nature of some chemicals means that hand eczema is particularly common in people with jobs involving cleaning, catering, . ...Read more
Not really.: Skin cracks when it gets dry, the same way leather does, especially in areas of high movement (such as knuckle joints). The most common cause of dry skin on the hands is frequent hand-washing, which is a good practice, but does dry your skin out. Get a good emollient hand lotion and apply it after each washing. If the problem persists, let a dermatologist sort it out. ...Read more
Keep moisturized: In eczema or any condition where skin is dry and itchy the best thing is to find a moisturizer that your son´s skin likes and apply multiple times per day. Do not forget to keep him very well hydrated, water is best! Lastly do not wait until the skin is cracking before you treat it, try to find the subtle signs when the flare up starts. Find out what aggravates it and eliminate it. ...Read more
Happy Feet: Agree with dr f. Prevention: moisturize your feet with cream or ointment before bedtime. Then wear socks to bed. (some people even wrap their feet with Saran wrap so it really soaks in. Good luck! ...Read more
Skin will comfortably callous over time; too quick will cause additive tears. Cocoanut oil several times a day +slow down.
If this fails after 5 to 8 days, a thorough dermatological exam is a must. From nutrition to exotic infections & syndromes must be considered as well as as a herald of a more general malady.
Pls. Don't wait. ...Read more
Dry skin + cracking on foreskin. Occured after soap change. Have switched back but to no avail. Have also tried baby oil. Advise?
Penile implant 10/30 - pain and skin cracking w/dead skn. Body lotion&/or aspercreme? Any other recons/tips welcome for pain free recovery thx
Ointment: Aquaphor ointment is great for wound healing if applied several times a day. ...Read more
Two, of my fingers on my right hand have become very dry small fluid filled bumps mayb blisters. Skin cracking I used rash cream lotion what culd it b?
Get checked: Without being formally evaluated hard to know cause so best to get checked by your doctor or a dermatologist. Cysts can form on the genitalia and could present as firm bumps, but again best to be formally checked by a physician. ...Read more
I have an unknown skin growth on the base of my penis since 6-7years ago. It does not itch or hurt or grown.?
Not to worry: You have this skin growth for 6-7 years and as you mentioned, there has been no change in the size, no color change, no pain, no discharge nor drainage and it does not itch at all. You can continue observing and leave it alone. If you see any changes at all or you are getting concerned, go see a dermatologist so they can do a skin biopsy. ...Read more
Is it true for correct girth you measure your penis at the base, shaft, and head add them up and divide by 3.?
No: Measuring maximal diameter of penile glans (head) gives U maximal birth of glans. This is usually the widest part of penis. Measuring diameter at base of erect penis gives U girth at base. Some men have maximal girth below penile glans. I.e area with maximal gives you the correct maximal girth. No point in taking 3 measurements &dividing by 3 unless you want the average penile girth ...Read more
What's my girth? My girth at my penis head is 4.75 my girth at shaft is 4.50 my girth at base is 5. Which one do I go by?
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I've recently got discolored patch on the base of my penis. I'm dark but this path is somewhat light brownish. It doesn't hurt. But skin there is smooth?
See answer: Of course, without a picture it is difficult to accurately diagnose but your description is most consistent with a type of mole called benign melanocytic nevus which as the name implies is benign and requires no treatment. If lesion changes in size or appearance, or if you desire an accurate diagnosis, I would recommend you see a dermatologist. You could also compare with online pics of nevi. ...Read more
I have little red dots at the base of tge head of penis I have pics jyst don't know how to put them on here?
Here are some. ..: What you saw at the base of glans penis may represents the presence of so-called pearly penile papillose - PPP, which are considered as normal variant and harmless with no need for active intervention. To verify such, a direct look at them is still the most reliable way to do although a good photo may help. So, see urologist timely for confirmation. ...Read more
What to do if I have started to notice some white spots on my penis head's bottom the base part. Can anyone tell what is this?
Here are some...: Without a direct look, it's hard to tell what it may be, but clinically these spots may be so-called pearly penile papules or something related to the effects of long tight foreskin according to what you briefed. How to put all the related things together correctly for right care/counseling? Follow on instruction articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. Best wish to health ...Read more
Have a problem with penis. Noticed a lump, along the base of head only noticeable when half erected. No pain, no itch, same color as skin.
Check for STD: You need to be examined by a healthcare provider and screened for STDs. A general practitioner will be a good place to star. ...Read more
Firm small lump underneath skin near base of penis. It isn't painful, I can barely feel when not erect, but when erect it visibly sticks out.
Small little bumps on base of penis, can get a little white head out of them, there's not a lot. Avid biker and I used to shave. Stopped shaving.
Both sides of penis under the skin are lumps like something has crystalized. Starts at base. Some larger than others. Causes it to be bent when erect?
You have described peyronies disease. It is a scarring of the rods of the penis that causes pain, curvature and can progress to ed. Genetics, trauma and some medical problems play a role.
Peyronies is more common in diabetics, who already have risk factors for ed. Unfortunately medical treatments have been disappointing. Surgical treatment is usually reserved for those unable to penetrate. ...Read more
Recommend u see: Urologist or dermatologist for evaluation and treatment ...Read more