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I'm an uncircumcised male, lately I've been dealing with a lot of smegma production, what is the best way to take care of it? How do I properly clean?
Here are some...: Of no choice, all men have to adjust the frequency of their personal care to their individual need because the pace of smegma production widely varies among men; so does cleansing smegma. There is no drug that can suppress its production from natural keratin shedding, but circumcision will solve the hassle forever. More? See urologist for evaluation and counseling. ...Read more
Dear Dr. There is a difference between uncircumcised and circumcised male on ejaculation premature time?
I'm 18 male and uncircumcised. My urine flow points up at 45 degree angle. I don't have meatal senosis, as I've checked (exact same as other guys). ??
I am an uncircumcised adult. I saw that the CDC is recommending circumcision for all males, including adults. Should I consider having this done?
Here are some...: It's okay to leave the uncircumcised foreskin alone as long as being mentally and physically comfortable and having no difficulty to clean without long foreskin-related inflammation or infection. So ask urologist and consider the balance between medical necessity and professional possibility before embarking on doing something to our body. ...Read more
I am a 16 year old male boy I am uncircumcised my forskin is not tight but my frenulum is still attached is this normal I will be turning 17 soon ?
Hmmm....: Frenulums, whether on a lip, a tongue, or a penis, are supposed to stay attached from birth to death. If there has been some trauma or accident, a frenulum can tear (but a torn frenulum usually causes no disability nor problems). If there is a worry about the penis, one's pediatrician can examine it and offer some advice, either at the annual check-up or a separate visit. ...Read more
I believe my boyfriend may have bacteria vaginosis as well. Is it possible for an uncircumcised male to have bv? If so, how can he prevent this?
I was giver-asking for me. Is risk of HIV spread higher for the "giver" of unprotected oral sex to uncircumcised male than it is if he was circumcised?
Yesterday, I WAS GIVER of oral to UNCIRCUMCISED male, his HIV status unknown, he is IV drug user. was unprotected. Would you start PEP if you were me?
Pep vs Prep: If you cannot find out his HIV status and he ejaculated in your mouth, then PEP is a reasonable option. If you find out he is HIV+, the definitely. If you find that you are frequently in spontaneous sexual encounters with or without condoms, consider Prep with Truvada (emtricitabine and tenofovir). Also, Gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis are transmitted orally, so get tested soon. ...Read more