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Men have a tendency to visit their doctors less than women, and aside from the usual excuses, a fear of embarrassment is often a factor. But, although symptoms may seem trivial, putting off seeing a GP could pose a serious risk to your health. Testicular cancer is another male cancer which should be checked for regularly, and just like other cancers, it can be easier to treat if detected early.
He said he had first noticed redness on his penis about four days earlier, adding that it was growing worse. He was unsure whether he was truly experiencing frequent urination or just more aware of urinating because of the burning pain. His surgical history included a tonsillectomy and appendectomy during his early teens.
Many men, of all ages, experience dry penis skin at some stage in their life, especially on the shaft and head of their penis. In fact, when dry penis skin presents itself, most men immediately believe the worst — they have contracted a STD or other illness from their partner or lover. This can, in many cases, lead to sexual anxiety between couples, with the condition becoming worse. However, this need not be the case.
There are small cuts on the skin due to this, which are very painful. I suspect this to be some form of skin infection. What could this be?
Men's health professionals often hear from clients with fears about peeling penis skin. Dry, itchy, flaky pores and skin is unattractive, to say the minimum, and it can be alarming, particularly for males who might have neglected to go over up in the course of a latest experience. The good thing is, in most cases, there is a basic rationalization, and the itching and peeling can be addressed effortlessly at household via improved hygiene strategies and ongoing interest to penis care.
I have an embarrassing condition and I have not been able to find out what it is. The skin around the end of my penis not the foreskin goes dry and begins to flake, almost like dandruff. Can this be the result of over-masturbation? Is it the symptom of a more serious condition?
Q I have had a red rash on the top of my penis for the last two years, which comes and goes. I have been to see my doctor and I have been treated with an antifungal cream. This does clear it up, but once I stop it, it recurs.