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I have a red rash with slight bumps around the penis head and foreskin - what's going on?

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Dr. Kelvin White
Family Medicine

In brief: Probable infection

See provider. could be STD, inflamation, yeast, poor hygiene, diabetes.
Get checked out.

In brief: Probable infection

See provider. could be STD, inflamation, yeast, poor hygiene, diabetes.
Get checked out.
Dr. Kelvin White
Dr. Kelvin White
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Dr. Christopher Guzik
Balanitis is most often caused by poor hygiene in uncircumcised men. Other possible causes include: Diseases such as reactive arthritis and lichen sclerosis et atrophicus Infection Harsh soaps Not rinsing soap off properly while bathing Uncontrolled diabetes Your health care provider may be diagnosed the problem with only an exam. However, you may need skin tests for viruses, fungi, or bacteria.
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