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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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I had a degloving surgery on my penis 6 months ago (to

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I had a degloving surgery on my penis 6 months ago (to repair a torn urethra). The skin is still very sensitive in certain areas (painful at times). My urologist doesn't quite know why, he said it could be damage to the nerves. I'm curious if you think this is common after a surgery like this? More importantly, do you think it will get better or is 6 months plenty of time for the nerves to heal? Any insight you can offer would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 22 days ago.

Hi. Welcome to JustAnswer. My name is Uzair.
I am reviewing your post and will get back to your reply momentarily.

Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 22 days ago.

I have answered your question in previous link. Please follow that.