Pain In Penis

Pain in the penis can be due to trauma or disease. Penile pain can be caused due to Peyronie's disease, priapism, balanitis, sexually transmitted infections, urinary tract infections (UTI), injuries, phimosis, and cancer.

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How to cure the pain in the penis during an erection?

Query: Hi doctor, My penis hurts during erection. My partner's sex drive has increased a lot in the past weeks. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran Sr

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. Painful erection can be due to the following reasons: 1) Infection - the common cause is urinary tract infection or sexually transmitted infections. 2) Balanitis – redness of the glans penis (tip of your penis), itching, irritat...  Read Full »

Why do I have pain in the head and base of my penis, four months after an injury during intercourse?

Query: Hello doctor, I had an injury during intercourse four months ago. The injury occurred while it was 80% erect inside my partner. There was no significant bleeding. But I felt pain at the base and head of my penis. I did an ultrasound and fMRI, and it spotted an old trauma. There is pain under the ...  Read Full »

Dr. Yousef Abbas

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read everything carefully and had a close look at the file you sent together with your message (attachments removed to protect the patient’s identity). I can see healthy erectile tissue. And the area that you are pointing to seems to be an anatomic variat...  Read Full »

Why do I have pain in my penis and testis when I get sexually excited?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 22 years old. When I talk to my girlfriend over phone sometimes I get sexually excited and I feel pain in my penis and testis. What do I do. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Pankaj Mittal

Answer: Hi, Welcome to You have mentioned that whenever you talk to your girlfriend over phone you get excited. Excitement during sexual talks is a natural process and not a disease. I think it is very natural to get excited sexually, sometimes even during simple talk. However you have not men...  Read Full »

What causes pain on the scar line even after two months of circumcision?

Query: Hello doctor,I had an adult circumcision due to persistent candida balanitis two months ago, and I have been experiencing continuous pain on the scar line for five weeks after the surgery. The discomfort went away when the wound healed a little, and I was painless for five days. But when I had first...  Read Full »

Dr. Florilyn Joyce Bentrez-cabanilla

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for the query. It is not true that nerves never heal. Nerves will heal, but it takes some time. As it is causing pain for an extended period, I guess it to be a neuroma. Do you feel a node or a lump? I hope it will not hurt you anymore. Kindly take table...  Read Full »

What is the chance of getting HIV after oral sex and deep kissing with a therapist in the spa?

Query: Hi doctor, I went to the spa for a massage 45 days ago. The therapist did oral sex for me, and we had deep kissing. Should I worry about contracting HIV? I was very anxious after that incident and felt like I had all the symptoms of an STD. I had terrible reflexes, a sore throat, and was feeling ch...  Read Full »

Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thank you for the query. The chances of transmission of HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) by oral sex and kissing are almost nil unless bleeding wounds are present. The symptoms are non-specific and need not be due to HIV. The symptoms may be due to any other i...  Read Full »

Is it possible to fracture or bruise the penis after sex?

Query: Hi doctor, Last night, during sex, I accidentally forcefully thrust my penis into my partner's pubic bone. There was no popping sound, no loss of erection, and no noticeable swelling or change in penis shape or structure. There was no immediate pain, and I was still able to ejaculate and urinate to...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Hi, and thanks for consulting us. This is not a fracture of the penis. It is only a contusion where your penis hit. Lucky you, as the fracture is an emergency and requires immediate treatment. No intervention is needed, and no treatment is needed. No MRI is required. Th...  Read Full »

I have severe pain in my penis six weeks after adult circumcision. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, I had an adult circumcision due to stubborn candida balanitis. Six weeks after the surgery, I had first masturbation. After that, I started experiencing very sharp pain (4 to 5 out of 10) on the left side of the penis (under the scar line). I had pain in that area during the surgery and ...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil

Answer: Hi. Welcome back to This is rare, but it can happen. After surgery to have pain at the nerve ending. This nerve ending usually heals, and that takes about three months. To promote healing, you can have Vitamin B12 (Neurobion) capsule once a day for three months. I hope the pain will...  Read Full »

I have a burning sensation after ejaculation with on and off dull pain in the penis. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor,I had a slight burning sensation after ejaculating. The burning was felt when I ejaculated for the second time that day, and there was no burning during the first time. It has not returned since, but I noticed a dull pain every once in a while in my penis after that incident. Kindly hel...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil

Answer: Hi, Welcome to The two main reasons for burning sensation and pain after ejaculation are; 1) Infection in the prostate. 2) Allergy to rubbing agent during masturbation. Prostatitis is one frequent issue in males. It is the inflammation of the prostate ...  Read Full »

What causes a grayish discoloration on the penile tip?

Query: Hello doctor,I noticed a grayish discoloration on the tip of my penis. It is present for more than three weeks. It is painful and highly sensitive. Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Nagaraj Patil

Answer: Hello doctor, I understand your concern. It looks like melanosis, which is nothing but the deposition of melanin pigment at one particular site. It may happen over the shaft, at the tip of the (glans) penis, over lips, or inside of the mouth. It is idiopathic. The majority of the time, it remains ...  Read Full »

Kindly suggest a suitable treatment for my curved penis and painful erection.

Query: Hello doctor, My penis has a mild curve to the left. On the top left shaft under the glans, an unknown stiff body was identified in the ultrasound. While having intercourse at 80% erection, I felt slight tightness on the right side of my penis. A day later, I had potency issues for two weeks, e...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran Sr

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can understand your concern. I checked your reports (attachments removed to protect the patient’s identity). It is not filler related condition. Hence, we need to consider other causes. Unidentified matter can be granuloma, but it is not dangerous. Granul...  Read Full »

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