Foreskin

The skin that covers the tip of the penis is called foreskin or prepuce. A number of pathological conditions can affect this skin, which can be treated by surgically removing the foreskin called circumcision.

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I have a red spot around the urethra with a tight foreskin. What is the cause?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 26 year old male. I weigh 80 kg and I am 5 feet 4 inches. I have been suffering from an inflammation while urinating with a red spot around the urethra. I went to my physician. He prescribed me a tablet Ofloxacin and syrup Oricitral for 5 days. After that the inflammation got reduc...  Read Full »


Dr. Rashmi Singh

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and went through your photographs (attachment removed to protect patient identity). It definitely looks like you have balanoposthitis with phimosis. Did you have sexual contact with anyone other than your regular partner? Does your partner have any...  Read Full »

How to correct nonretractable Foreskin and Premature ejaculation?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 28 years old. My height is 5'11'' and weight is 91 kg. I plan to get married this year. I am not on any regular medication. I am currently having following problems for which I desire to seek some solution. It includes premature ejaculation and foreskin of my penis does not go back a...  Read Full »


Dr. Rashmi Singh

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understood your concern. The condition that you described is known as acquired phimosis. Is the surface of your foreskin healthy? Or is there some erosion, itching or ulcer? And since how long have you had it? If the superficial skin is ...  Read Full »

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