Problem on penis skin
I have some problem on penis skin. Where some kind of extra skin means it will very dry skin. It will be formed on my penis which can be removed while bathing while removing I don't feel any pain very rarely it hurts when that is still attached with original skin. Show to lot of doctors in Bengaluru they do all the tests and say nothing worry and given some tablets and cream for one month. During the use of medicine issue will be not their post stopping the use of medicine after one month. It will good for 10 to 15 days but again skin problem recurring. Kindly need your suggestions.
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Dr. Harsha
General Physician Bangalore
The problem you are trying to describe could be chronic balanoposthitis. But it is difficult to diagnose just from your description. And if you are consulting a general physician for the same, then they will be of no use to you. Will need to consult a dermatologist who would probably send the scrapping for koh mount and fungal culture to confirm the diagnosis. And this condition is chronic in diabetics. Or he could look for any possibility of sexually transmitted disease if there is history of outside exposure. For now avoid using any creams, especially steroids. Avoid applications of solutions like dettol, savlon. Wash your genitals only with lukewarm warm containing little salt in it for about 2-3 times per day till you are able to consult a dermatologist for further evaluation.
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