In phimosis or paraphimosis, which are conditions causing the foreskin to become too tight, massaging the foreskin with ayurvedic oil might help. Massaging the foreskin with castor or herbal or coconut oil, and stretching the skin slowly can be effective in treating this condition.
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My son's penis tip is very narrow. How to correct that?
Query: Hi doctor, My 2 year old son's penis tip has a very narrow opening. The foreskin at the bottom part is quite flexible, but it seems to be attached to the inner meatus at the tip. When I try to pull back the foreskin for cleaning gently, the inner meatus is hardly visible. Earlier, he used to have ba... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. This phenomenon is known as phimosis. Most of the time, steroid ointment will help. In your case, it has helped. So, do not worry even if the opening is small as long as there is no ballooning of the prepuce. You can get a circumcision if you want to get rid of this prob... Read Full »
How to pull back my tight foreskin?
Query: Hi doctor, I am 18 years old. I am uncircumcised, and my foreskin is not fully retractable. I am struggling to pull it back to expose about 20 % of the head when it is erect. When flaccid, it is easier to pull the skin, and I can get about 40 % to 50 % of the head exposed. My penis has a slight cur... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through the attachment (attachment removed to protect patient's identity). No one has a straight penis. Your penis appears normal. However, if the curvature is getting worse and if you want to confirm it, then you can get an ultrasound scan of the penis done... Read Full »
Can getting a hand job using a lotion from a massage lady increase my risk of getting infected with HIV?
Query: Hello doctor, I had a handjob done by a massage lady using a lotion. She touched her vagina for a few seconds and later used the same hand for my handjob. As there could be vaginal fluid on her hand, can it pose a risk of HIV transmission? Kindly advise. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thank you for consulting us. I understand your concern and would be happy to help. There is no risk of HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) transmission with this mode of sexual activity. Even though she touched her vagina, as her hands were soaked in the lotion, the r... Read Full »
Please guide on how to retract the foreskin of a 10-month-old boy.
Query: Hello doctor, My baby boy is 10 months old. He is healthy and active. My relative told me recently that the baby's penis needs to be retracted, so he should not face problems afterward. Being a new mother, I did not know this, and they said that the maid who does baby massages knows it, and she puts... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Do not worry so much. It is fine to bring back the foreskin gently. Do not use too much force. As long as it being done gently and baby has no issues passing urine, you need not worry. Read Full »
Is it necessary to pull back your foreskin during sex?
Query: Hello doctor, I got married three months back. And since then, I am not able to have sex with my wife. I am not able to retract my foreskin when erect, and the head of the penis is not visible. I can only retract it less than 1 cm. The foreskin on the penis is very soft, and I cannot roll it back. W... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. If you are not able to retract the foreskin over the tip of the penis, then most likely the skin is tight and it is due to phimosis. Though to make a diagnosis, evaluation is needed. This is a surgical condition, but it can be treated easily. Circumcision... Read Full »
Outer layer of penis is attached to the head of penis. Is it phimosis?
Query: Hi doctor, When I do intercourse I am not able to go deep up to the length of my penis. My outer layer of penis is attached to the head. I feel to ejaculate due to excitement. While having sex using condom I am able to insert whole of my penis and enjoy good sex. But without condom, I ejaculate in f... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read and understood your problem. Yes, it may be Phimosis, the symptoms like difficulty during intercourse, hard to urinate will occur. You should use some lubricant or soap and try to pull the foreskin back by holding your penis in one hand and pulling back with a... Read Full »