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My 10 month old baby boy is circumcised. The penis still
My 10 month old baby boy is circumcised. The penis still seems to be partially to nearly completely retracted most of the time. His pediatrician said that is normal for his age. Last night we noticed … read more
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My 9 year old son woke up with a swollen painful penis,
Hi, my 9 year old son woke up with a swollen painful penis, complaining that the pain is at the tip of his penis and goes up into his stomach, to his belly button. He says it is a sharp pain.… read more
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Earlier today my 8 year old son complained that the top of
Earlier today my 8 year old son complained that the top of his penis hurt. It did look a little red. I asked him if he had hit it, but he said no. About 6 hours later he said his penis still hurt. Whe… read more
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I have a question concerning my grandson who we have had to
I have a question concerning my grandson who we have had to fight for visitation rights from the mother(my son's ex girlfriend). The child is 21 months. He is very tiny. Still in 9 month old clothes. … read more
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My son is 10 yrs old. Over the past few years he has had
My son is 10 yrs old. Over the past few years he has had intermittent situations where his penis was red and a bit swollen. Last month it was itchy, red and swollen with a red dot (break in the skin).… read more
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9 month old baby has redness on base of foreskin, slightly
9 month old baby has redness on base of foreskin, slightly raised. Also has redness on scrotum near where the urethra lays. No fever. No other redness or rash. I can supply a picture if needed.… read more
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My son is almost 9 weeks old, is circumcised and has a
My son is almost 9 weeks old, is circumcised and has a hidden penis (retracts into his fat pad). When I clean his penis, I push back the fat pad and rinse it so that any smegma buildup is washed away.… read more
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I noticed that my 5 month baby groin area looks swollen and
I noticed that my 5 month baby groin area looks swollen and hard to touch. The pediatrician never said anything at the time of te last appointment (a little over a month ago), but I am reading about h… read more
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I have a 1 weeks old baby boy, who we just had circumcised
Hi. I have a 1 weeks old baby boy, who we just had circumcised today. Our doctor used the PlastiBell Circumcision device. This evening while changing his diaper, I found some blood at the top of the d… read more
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My son is 8 yrs old. He had 2 episodes of HSP (vasculitis)
My son is 8 yrs old. He had 2 episodes of HSP (vasculitis) when he was 3 yrs old. On the last one his testicles and penis got really swollen. It resolved back then and he has not had another episode. … read more
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My 15 month old son eats everything, he was over weight at
Hi, my name is ***** ***** 15 month old son eats everything, he was over weight at 11 months then started walking and now he weights 20 pounds, at 15 months! hes not too skinny hes a happy baby but im… read more
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Just noticed not ago that my sons penis is swollen and
hi, just noticed not long ago that my sons penis is swollen and tender to touch and its a little red..he didnt tell me earllier as he was embarassed, he said that it didnt hurt when we urinated but is… read more
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My son will not stop crying. it is a painful cry. he is 3
my son will not stop crying. it is a painful cry. he is 3 months old. he is normally a very quiet baby. last night his testicles ascended and he was in pain. should i take him to the ER?… read more
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My nine month old baby is recently experiencing difficulty
My nine month old baby is recently experiencing difficulty in passing stools, straining and red faced, despite the fact that the stool is soft. It appears quite concentrated sticky and more smelly tha… read more
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WHAT WOULD CASUE A 12 MONTH OLD INFANTS TO BE BE SWOLLEN BUT
WHAT WOULD CASUE A 12 MONTH OLD INFANTS TO BE BE SWOLLEN BUT NOT SHUT AND SLIGHTLY RED INSIDE LID?… read more
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My 7 month old son has some swelling around the head of his
my 7 month old son has some swelling around the head of his penis. he is circumcised. The rest of his penis is fine with no redness or swelling. It doesn't seem to be causing him pain. It almost appea… read more
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My oldest son is 9 years old and his penis has not grown
My oldest son is 9 years old and his penis has not grown since he was a baby. Should I be alarmed? Is there any REAL solutions?… read more
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My little brother is six years old and in a lot of pain, and
Hi, my little brother is six years old and in a lot of pain, and I would like to know why. Since he came home yesterday, he said that he hurt his penis at school and he was walking funny. When we took… read more
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