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

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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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 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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My bf penis smells like fish now I do what could this be?

Suspicious: ...For trichomonas, particularly if you have frothy d/c. Other std/sti can do this as well, so best to get checked by your dr / urgent care / std clinic, who can do testing and prescribe treatment. Remember not all std have symptoms early / are curable and "pregnancy happens." consider condom use for safety. ...Read more

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Does herpes make your penis smell?

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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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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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

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Is it normal that the penis of my boyfriend smell weird? We tried oral sex, I give it 1 try but I refused cause of the smell.

Poor Hygiene: There should not be a bad smell if he is using good personal hygiene habits. If he is not circumcised he needs to retract his foreskin and clean there. ...Read more

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I have a smell around my penis. It is there straight after I wash it. I have had this problem for a few years. What can be done?

I have a smell around my penis. It is there straight after I wash it. I have had this problem for a few years. What can be done?

Here are some...: Likely you have more apocrine glands than others, which are inborn and uncorrectable, reflecting we are born equal. Now, you have to learn to adopt & adapt to whatever life might have brought to you. Besides it is nice to known doctors have never cured anything for anyone, but modify something for someone to some degree. More? Peruse article in http://www. Formefirst. Com/Basics-SelfImprovement. Html ...Read more

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Is it okay to put deodorant on a penis? Specific deodorant - axe. Its smells like fish most of the time and yes, he washes it. I heard it uncirmcised.

Is it okay to put deodorant on a penis? Specific deodorant - axe. Its smells like fish most of the time and yes, he washes it. I heard it uncirmcised.

Health Myths: No. It is not okay to put deodorant on a penis. Why would a man tempt fate and burning or scarring this sensitive skin. This is bizarre and abnormal human behavior and to me sound unhealthy. ...Read more

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My boyfriends penis smells all the time even if he showers. After we have sex I smell like him. Even up to a week after I still smell. I can smell it all the time even through my pants. What could it be?

My boyfriends penis smells all the time even if he showers. After we have sex I smell like him. Even up to a week after I still smell. I can smell it all the time even through my pants. What could it be?

Smell: Ask him to be assessed to see if he has an infection that may be causing the odour. Or is he applying anything to his penis? All the best sorting it out. You may want to go with him. Condoms are a solution and keep you safe. ...Read more

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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?

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?

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 he's 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 he's 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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How do you get rid of a fishy smell from my penis?

Get medically: Evaluated to determine if you have an infection. ...Read more

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Penis has a fish smell even after I showered, scared. Please help?

Penis has a fish smell even after I showered, scared. Please help?

Gardnerella: At least a little bit of semen from your last ejaculation stayed around and was a growth medium for a particular strain of bacteria. They're more troublesome for women. They tend to stick to skin and may be tricky to remove -- shower a few times daily if this happens often. ...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