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Doctor insights on: Skin Irritation On Penis

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Dr. Qamar Khan
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Skin Irritation (Definition)

Irritated skin is inflamed. It can be swollen, red, peeling, hurting, burning, injured, scratched, cut, bitten, a rash, or anything that causes irritation or inflammation. Skin allergies can ...Read more


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Flacky and dry skin and irritation on penis..Please help its feels like to scratch the skin on penis as well the penis area is itchy i m 18 n worried?

See below: May be fungal infection (like jock itch that has extended to penis) or might be psoriasis. Can try otc antifungal cream (lamisil) on affected areas; keep area clean & dry (talcum powder or antifungal spray [cruex/tinactin/desenex..] & wash underwear, towels, bedding in hot water (w/ bleach if possible). May take 2-3 weeks to clear. See pcp to get his/her diagnosis & treatment options. ...Read more

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Skin irritation on the head of my penis. How can I treat this?

Skin irritation on the head of my penis. How can I treat this?

R U circumcised?: Most common cause is pain from a tight foreskin, this might respond to prescription strength steroid cream applications or require circumcision. Could be due to candida or hpv if circumcised. ...Read more

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Can penis skin irritation cause loss of penile sensation ?

Can penis skin irritation cause loss of penile sensation ?

Yes: Definitely. After it heals, it tends to get back to normal. The more irritation, the more numbing or even burning can occur. ...Read more

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Dear doctor suddenly i have loss of sensation in my penis is this due to skin irritation as i am having erection problems which was done with hands?

Dear doctor suddenly i have loss of sensation in my penis is this due to skin irritation as i am having erection problems which was done with hands?

Need rest?: Am I correct to think you are talking about problems from masturbation? Sometimes, frequent masturbation might cause soreness. Also, if done frequently to where you are losing rest, then you may have erection problems too. Do seek a medical provider that you can trust to hear all that you have going on in your health and life. You can then together work out a treatment plan. Hope that helps. Thx. ...Read more

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What can I do to relieve skin irritation between my breasts?

What can I do to relieve skin irritation between my breasts?

Intertrigo: Intertrigo (intertriginous dermatitis) is an inflammatory condition of skin folds, induced or aggravated by heat, moisture, maceration, friction, and lack of air circulation. Intertrigo frequently is worsened or colonized by infection, which most commonly is candidal but also may be bacterial, fungal, or viral. Intertrigo commonly affects the axilla, perineum, inframammary creases, abdominal folds. ...Read more

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How can I treat severe skin irritation related to allergies?

How can I treat severe skin irritation related to allergies?

Skin diseases: Skin lesions are needed to be looked at or at least we need to hear more description about the rash. Several things can cause a skin rash including infections and allergies like in contact allergy, food allergy, drug allergy... Please come see a local physician to be evaluated. ...Read more

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In what way can I lessen skin irritation from taping my knee?

Different tape.: You probably have a skin sensitivity to the adhesive on the tape. You could try hypo-allergenic tape, that you can get at any pharmacy. ...Read more