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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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