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Symptoms Of Posthitis
My boyfriend has diabetes and he is constantly suffering from posthitis. His doctor prescribed topical creams and it doesn't seem to be working.
See below: Posthitis, or balanoposthitis, is an inflammation of the head of the penis or "glans", typically caused by a chemical irritation or a fungus. If he is not circumcised, this can usually solve the problem. It can be managed with topical steroids, but if its a fungal infection, he needs an antifungal medicine. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Inflammation: The classic three findings are ulcers in the mouth, genital ulcers, and inflammation of the eyes. The eyes can be inflammed from front to back. The inflammation of the retinal blood vessels is most harmful and can cause permanent vision loss. Behcet's disease should be treated promptly, ideally by a uveitis specialist if you have one in your area. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes.: You should always have your psychiatrist and cardiologist collaborating on your treatment. ...Read more