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I have what I think is just skin irritation around my penis

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(shaft). I thought it was...
I have what I think is just skin irritation around my penis (shaft). I thought it was originally from too much sex or something, so I just abstained from it for about a week. I saw improvement, and even some scabbing over; which really lead to believe my skin was just feelings. However I just had sex & the irritation and sensitivity came right back. I don't know what to do.
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Dermatology
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Dermatologist: Dr. Pravin, Dermatologist replied 1 year ago
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Hello

Welcome and Thank you for your query posted.

My name is***** and being a Skin, Hair and Nail specialist I would be able to provide you with an appropriate solution to your concern.

Please note that my Goal is to provide you with an Excellent Service .

Before I answer your question I would like to get some more information:

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
The picture is there. The area I'm speaking of looks red. The swelling has gone down throughout the night but the irritation is still present
Dermatologist: Dr. Pravin, Dermatologist replied 1 year ago

Thank you very much for the photo sent.

This is an allergic contact dermatitis / frictional dermatitis.

This is not infectious nor is it contagious.

This is not an infection.

You should apply lubricant like Vaseline lotion during masturbation act or sexual contact.

You should use Canestan HC lotion which is available over the counter twice a day to treat the area .

Use it for a period of 10 days.

Do you Agree with what I have mentioned ?

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Dermatologist: Dr. Pravin, Dermatologist replied 1 year ago

I awaiting a response from you .

Please do let me know if you have any further queries.

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