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Itching inside penis I am 22. Not sexually active. I have recently noticed that there is an itching on the inside of my penis. There is no puss or unusual discharge and no smell or discoloration. It just itches. I only notice it if i think about it. I've

Itching inside penis I am 22. Not sexually active. I have recently noticed that there is an itching on the inside of my penis. There is no puss or unusual discharge and no smell or discoloration. It just itches. I only notice it if i think about it.
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A : A urinary tract infection (UTI) needs to be ruled out. A visit with your primary care provider will likely include an exam and testing. A urine sample will be sent for analysis and culture. On the other hand and allergic cause should also be considered. Are you using any new soaps or lotions on your penis? In the meantime you can try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and monitor for relief prior to visiting your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why is the right side of my pelvis hard nd my urine smells strong. What does that mean?

Why is the right side of my pelvis hard nd my urine smells strong. What does that mean?

Bladder Infection: The symptoms of discomfort in the pelvic area with foul smelling urine can mean a urinary tract infection. Simple urine test can confirm this diagnosis. Please make appointment to see your primary care physician. ...Read more

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Why does my penis smell like nut?

Why does my penis smell like nut?

I don't have any : Idea, assuming that you're utilizing basic hygiene. I'm going to avoid making the easy joke about beginning to assume the characteristics of your next door neighbors..... Smells are often dictated by the foods, drinks and medications you ingest. If you have concerns, check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a fishy smell on my penis, what can it be?

I have a fishy smell on my penis, what can it be?

Yeast infection: The most common cause is a yeast infection. The medical term, balanitis, means inflammation of the end of the penis (the glans). The most common cause is a yeast infection called candidiasis, also know as thrush. It develops under moist skin fold areas like the foreskin. An anti fungal cream like lotrimin (clotrimazole) will usually take care of it. If not or if swollen/ painful see md. Good health. ...Read more

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I have a ichy penis and some time white fluid oozes out and smells?

I have a ichy penis and some time white fluid oozes out and smells?

See your doctor: Can't tell anything over the internet. See your doctor as you could have an infection. ...Read more

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Why does my penis smell even after a shower and washing and scrubbing througholy it still smells?

Why does my penis smell even after a shower and washing and scrubbing througholy it still smells?

Need to be examined: I would suggest you to consult with either an urologist or dermatologist. What is the odor like? Is there any rash? Is it contamination from another person through sex? Are you putting creams or lubricants, perfumes to shave genitals? Is it allergy to the underwear? Rule out infection. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has a very strong musky weird smell coming from his penis what is it? Do he have a disease that's why he smell.

My boyfriend has a very strong musky weird smell coming from his penis what is it? Do he have a disease  that's why  he smell.

Might be normal: Most males have a musky smell normally due to their body chemistry. Generally females have a much keener sense of smell than males do so they notice the smell more. It may be just a simple solution as that he needs to have better hygiene. At least one or two showers a day, maybe more and especially before any intimacy. If you don't think this will help, then have him checked for infections. ...Read more

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My Bf penis has a fishy smell for couple days been together for 7 years hes a very clean guy we want to know what could be the cause tried cannestan..

My Bf penis has a fishy smell for couple days been together for 7 years hes a very clean guy we want to know what could be the cause tried cannestan..

Any discharge?: Usually fishy smell from a female may indicate Bacterial vaginosis or hygiene issues. In a man could be hygiene or infection. Suggest evaluation ...Read more

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Why do penis smell like shrimp?

Why do penis smell like shrimp?

Amines: That fishy odor comes from chemicals that contain amines. Smegma, dead skin cells, bacteria and fungus in a moist environment can contribute to amine compound production. Keeping the head of the penis dry after bathing and urinating will help to reduce this. ...Read more

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Brownish semen and terrible smell in penis, what could this be?

Hematospermia: Brown colored semen is due to blood mixing with the normal semen. The most common cause is a small vessel on the or in the prostate bursting from the pressure of an ejaculation. The oder may represent an infection. The best approach is to see a urologist for treatment. ...Read more

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Why does my boyfriends penis literally smell like musty armpits. What's the cause?

Hygiene problem?: I'm guessing your boyfriend is uncircumcised and doesn't retract and wash under the foreskin as often as he should (at least once a day). Or maybe he just needs to bathe or shower more often. In any case, this probably isn't an important health problem, just one of hygiene. ...Read more

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I have a smelly penis. It smells like fish.?

I have a smelly penis. It smells like fish.?

Hygiene first: Make sure you are cleaning well, especially if you are uncircumcised. If you are certain you have good hygiene and that is not of concern, and the smell persists- see your physician. You could have an infection. (does your partner have a vaginal discharge or infection? Trichomonas typically causes fishy discharge) definitely see your doc. ...Read more

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I have a bad smell on my penis i don't have discharges and a lil burning what is this?

I have a bad smell on my penis i don't have discharges and a lil burning what is this?

Varies: If you are uncut, you need to make sure you retract the foreskin and clean under since it can gather tons of things and cause a bad smell. If not cleaned for a long time, it can cause a condition called phimosis. Burning can be caused by a urinary tract infection or std if you are sexually active. You may not have a discharge even with a std. ...Read more

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Does herpes make your penis smell?

Usually not: Herpes causes painful blisters. A unusual smell could be a sign of an std such as gonorrhea, and should be checked by a doctor. ...Read more

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My penis is gives smell after sex, please help me?

My penis is gives smell after sex, please help me?

Less likely: The smell may be coming from a female partner. If a lady has bacterial vaginosis the smell after sex could be bad. If you have g;c you will have discharge. Both male and female partner may need evaluation. ...Read more

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Hi there is it normal for your penis to smell after having a shower?

Hi there is it normal for your penis to smell after having a shower?

Here are some...: Smellable odor from a site of body among people results from excretion and number of local apocrine glands and interaction with local germs, and smelling an odor is personally unique. Showering & cleansing will only temporarily rid the odor and applying deodorant only deceits personal odor perception. So, smelling something is normal and personal unique. More? Seek pro-evaluation & counseling. ...Read more

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Why is my penis smell and I have bumps too? I need help I do not know what it is

Why is my penis smell and I have bumps too? I need help I do not know what it is

See a doctor: Penis will smell if it is not cleaned well. It can also be from an infection. As for the bumps, you should see a doctor. Depending on what the bumps look like, it can be different things (benign, molluscum, warts, herpes, etc.). ...Read more

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On base of my penis itches a lot and when i itch to hard becomes raw and it kinda smells?

On base of my penis itches a lot and when i itch to hard becomes raw and it kinda smells?

See a doctor: It could be many things. You better see a doctor to get a full exam. ...Read more