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Balanitis symptoms(inflammation of the foreskin and head of the penis) - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   sir i have some heat balls on my penis and i have a doubt whether it may be an STD
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi sir
Doctor :   Dr ..... here
Doctor :   May i know your age?
User :   it is 28
Doctor :   Are you having swelling in the penis?
User :   swelling in the sense..
Doctor :   Is there any pain, itching or foul smelling discharge?
Doctor :   I mean what do you exactly mean by heat balls?
User :   yes there is some kind of itching and foul smelling discharge is being observed
Doctor :   It suggests a kind of infection called balinitis.
User :   ok what is the steps to be taken care and what is the solution in order to control
Doctor :   1)Clean your penis daily with antibacterial soap and water
Doctor :   2) Completely avoid having unprotected intercourse.
Doctor :   3) Do not wear too tight undies.
Doctor :   4) You may require a complete examination and investigation from a urologist
User :   is this is cureable
Doctor :   Yes it can be cured with proper antibiotics and hygeine
Doctor :   5)Using lukewarm water, wash the foreskin and the tip of the penis head. Instead of using soap, you can also use glycerine cream or sorbolene.
Doctor :   6)Completely dry the foreskin and penis head. Have it exposed on air for 10 minutes to ensure that no liquid is left that may cause moist.
User :   ok , but i see some white liquid oozing out from penis with foul smell.whenver i press my tip of the penis is being leaked with white with yellow liquid
Doctor :   8)When urinating, be sure that the urine doesnââ?¬â?¢t wet the penis head and the foreskin by sliding back the foreskin.
Doctor :   It suggests infection itself
Doctor :   Have you followed what i have said?
Doctor :   Are you there?
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