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Flacky and dry skin and irritation on penis..Please help its feels like to scratch the skin on penis as well the penis area is itchy i m 18 n worried?

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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
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May be fungal infection (like jock itch that has extended to penis) or might be psoriasis.
Can try otc antifungal cream (lamisil) on affected areas; keep area clean & dry (talcum powder or antifungal spray [cruex/tinactin/desenex..] & wash underwear, towels, bedding in hot water (w/ bleach if possible). May take 2-3 weeks to clear. See pcp to get his/her diagnosis & treatment options.

In brief: See below

May be fungal infection (like jock itch that has extended to penis) or might be psoriasis.
Can try otc antifungal cream (lamisil) on affected areas; keep area clean & dry (talcum powder or antifungal spray [cruex/tinactin/desenex..] & wash underwear, towels, bedding in hot water (w/ bleach if possible). May take 2-3 weeks to clear. See pcp to get his/her diagnosis & treatment options.
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