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My problem is that lower to my abdomen there is a swelling near my penis and it is happening from 3-4 months passed. It heals automatically infew days?

My problem is that lower to my abdomen there is a swelling near my penis and it is happening from 3-4 months passed. It heals automatically infew days?

Hernia?: Please see a doctor. There are a number of reasons why this might be so, one of which is a hernia. Your doc can examine you and let you know what to do next to fix it. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


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47 yr. Old male has lwr. Rt. Side abdominal swelling near groin, next to penis. Feelis movement in groin when coughing-what's the cause?

47 yr. Old male has lwr. Rt. Side abdominal swelling near groin, next to penis. Feelis movement in groin when coughing-what's the cause?

Hernia: Sounds like a hernia, which is a small hole in the abdominal wall muscles, allowing some fat or possible intestines to push through. Should be easy to confirm on a physical exam. Just go see your doctor and have it checked out. Good luck. ...Read more

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What can cause extreme sensetivity and swelling in a penis?

What can cause extreme sensetivity and swelling in a penis?

Here are some. ..: Logically, one needs to think about: infected/inflamed - related with long/tight foreskin, or allergy-related - drug use, insect bites, etc., or personal overuse/misuse - sex overindulgence with dildo use, events. So, collect & bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, potentially related events, and progress over time to Doc for analysis, physicals, & possible tests so to deduce Dx for Rx. ...Read more

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Well 6month problem penis swell up evertime I wake up in the moring. Gose away after using the restroom no pain jus swelling.?

Well 6month problem penis swell up evertime I wake up in the moring. Gose away after using the restroom no pain jus swelling.?

Morning erection?: If you're describing erections, this is normal for a man your age, especially if you are not having frequent ejaculations (by yourself or with a partner), and it's fine. If you are describing something else, then perhaps you can clarify for us, or get with a urologist. ...Read more

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Last evening me and my bf had our first sex and he has got swelling on ring of his penis its a lil bulged. .. and the skins is not getting what to do?

Last evening me and my bf had our first sex and he has got swelling on ring of his penis its a lil bulged. .. and the skins is not getting what to do?

May be just normal: I'm glad you are exploring sex life together with close observation. You probably know the head of penis (glans penis) has a ring of prominence which becomes more so at erection, which is called corona and is normal. If not hurting, leave it alone and enjoy life. If still in doubt, see Doc timely for detail. ...Read more

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Swelling after masterbation around scare tissue on penis?

Swelling after masterbation around scare tissue on penis?

Irritation: It sounds like you're irritating yourself. Try lubrication like petroleum jelly (vaseline.) it tends to stain clothing, so wash it off before you puts underwear on and try not to get it on your sheets, but it is one of the most protective lubricants. As always, if it worsens or fails to go away, see a doctor. ...Read more

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Is there a way to make swelling on my penis urethra go away?

Is there a way to make swelling on my penis urethra go away?

Swelling: Helping this swelling to go away turns on what it is or from. This could be due to infection, inflammation, disease or injury. Penile swelling needs to be evaluated by a physician such as a Family Practice Physician or at your age a pediatrician. Most likely this can be helped but you will need physician evaluation. ...Read more

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I have 3 little white bumps on the shaft of my penis that's kinda swelling what can it be?

I have 3 little white bumps on the shaft of my penis that's kinda swelling what can it be?

See below: Apply warm compresses and wash the area with soap and water. If that does not help, make sure you see your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of a penis instantly swelling up after sex? No pain, just swelling. Uncut.

What could be the cause of a penis instantly swelling up after sex? No pain, just swelling. Uncut.

Swelling after sex: So..... I have more questions to ask than I may have answers.

But, after sex you have a swelling...This sounds like a reaction to latex, lube or something you are using when you have sex.

I may be reading your question wrong, but am happy to be more specific with more information.

I went to medical school in salt lake. There are some very good doctors there that you can seek out to help you. ...Read more

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Okay I have had this problem for 6months. I have had this swelling on the right side of my penis under the head. It only appears when I wake up.

Okay I have had this problem for 6months. I have had this swelling on the right side of my penis under the head. It only appears when I wake up.

Rule out cancer: Go to ur primary care doc and ask them to get u an appointment with a urologist. U want to make sure u don't have cancer or anything else serious. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have swelling on lips of penis?

What does it mean if I have swelling on lips of penis?

See answer: Swelling of lips of the penis (aka meatitis) is usually due to an inflammation or irritation. This may be due to a contact chemical irritation (spermicidal, lubricants, fragrant soaps, laundry detergents, fabric softeners, etc); extension of a std-related urethritis (gc or chlamydia); or trauma (prolonged/excessive intercourse). ...Read more

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Help I popped a blackhead on my penis now it's swelling?

Help I popped a blackhead on my penis now it's swelling?

I assume you: Mean in the area of the blackhead, not that you have an erection. That would be important on social media, but not here. Use warm compresses on the area; keep it clean; and if it doesn't heal normally, check w/your physician. ...Read more

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What to do if I have red painful swelling on shaft of penis?

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What to do if I have red painful swelling on shaft of penis?

Seek care ASAP...: What described strongly suggests the occurrence of acute inflammation from undetermined cause, though infection is most common, such as infected sebaceous cyst, inflammation of local vein or lymphatics. To get the healthcare things done correctly, follow instructions in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby, you gain ideas on how to work closely with doc so to reach right Dx & Rx... ...Read more

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I have swelling just below the head I my penis on my penis shaft?

I have swelling just below the head I my penis on my penis shaft?

Inflammation.: Swelling of the skin around the head of the penis could be a sign of inflammation or even a penile skin infection known as balanitis. I recommend carefully cleaning the foreskin with soapy water, keeping it dry, and having your primary care provider or urologist look at it as soon as you can. ...Read more

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Could a possible stafph infection cause swelling of tissue on the penis?

Possibly: Any infection could cause swelling of the penis. You should have this evaluated. Warning signs are redness, warmth, or darkening of the area, all of which indicate serious infection which can start from picking an area of the skin or from saliva on an even small open areas. Have this evaluated immediately by a urologist. ...Read more

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What can cause swelling of the foreskin of the penis with cuts and discharge?

What can cause swelling of the foreskin of the penis with cuts and discharge?

Here are some...: Just go to be checked if you've infection or so-called paraphimosis which is related with long tight foreskin. To get these health-related things done right, follow the instructions in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain much insight on how to work closely with doc so to reach right diagnosis for right Rx, care, & counseling. ...Read more

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I have some swelling on my penis and it's sensitive to the touch. I don't know if this is balanitis or due to rough sex.

Cannot diagnose: Without an exam there is no way in which to tell you what this is due to. See your doctor and get evaluated, diagnosed and treated. Good luck. ...Read more

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What does it mean when a stream with a lot of blood is coming out of the erect penis (with no pain, wounds or swelling)?

What does it mean when a stream with a lot of blood is coming out of the erect penis (with no pain, wounds or swelling)?

Hematuria: Blood in the urine can come from many things and is always abnormal and warrants evaluation. Causes in a young male are typically infections such as sexually transmitted diseases, prostatits and cancer is a typical cause in the elderly. Anyone experiencing hematuria should see their doctor for appropriate testing right away. ...Read more

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Keep getting redness and swelling on foreskin and tip of penis that comes and goes! What could this be? And is it serious?

Balanoposthitis: Balanoposthitis is the inflammatory condition you have described. It can be caused by untreated fungal/monilial infections. Topical anti-fungal creams may help. Circumcision may also be a direct way to eliminate this infection cycle involving the foreskin. Seek an opinion and examination with your urologist to determine the best course of action. ...Read more