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Dr Basu, Board Certified Urologist
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I have been diagnosed with balinitis for a while now. I

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Hi. I have been diagnosed with balinitis for a while now. I think it is more to do with a friction burn than anything else and I'm struggling to find a solution. Any advice would be great thanks
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Customer: I've had it my whole life. Went to see the doctor around 2 years ago and I've they have prescribed me 1% hydrocortisone cream and advised me to clean the area and keep it dry. That's all the information I have had
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Customer: Masturbation occurs inside the foreskin. And I think that friction my whole life has caused this problem
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

Have you tried any antibiotic treatment?

Balanitis is usually caused by the bacterial infection.

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