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Definitive treatment for phimosis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi, My name isXXX I have this problem with my foreskin, I am not able to retract it. If i try to retract it, it develops crack which hurts. This began last month when i got a problem with my penis, i think it was some infection and the penis was covered with white thing. I thought its an yeast infection and applied an anti fungal cream. it heald but with the foreskins developed skin flacks and became thin and tight. Now i am about to get married and i am worried about my sex life. Please help
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Iam Dr.XXX
User :   Hi
User :   Dr
Doctor :   Let me read your query
User :   sure
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   May i know your age?
User :   26
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   I think the infection has causes the skin to shrink
User :   yes
User :   It looks inflamed and srunk
Doctor :   Leading to a condition called phimosis
Doctor :   Ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   the definite management is surgery
User :   So wats the cure for it
Doctor :   For that you will have to be examined bya surgeon
User :   what type of surgery
User :   ?
Doctor :   circumcision
Doctor :   a surgery by which your foreskin will be removed
User :   is there nothing other circumcision
User :   and if so what are the complications, procedures, and time it will take
User :   ?
Doctor :   Ther are some steroid ointments available which can help in some cases
Doctor :   I f applied for 4-6 weeks
Doctor :   But that can only be definitely said after a physical examination
User :   ok
Doctor :   Circumcision is done as a day care surgery
User :   ok
Doctor :   you can go to home the same day
User :   ok
User :   will it be performed with anesthesia
User :   and what are the complications associated with it
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   It is relatively safe
Doctor :   with very less side effects
Doctor :   and the wound heal with in 1 week
User :   ok
User :   could you please suggest me some hospitals and doctors in Bangalore
Doctor :   and the pain is easily controlled by tablest
User :   ok
Doctor :   Ok
User :   where i can have a physical examination to check weather I can use the cream or have to go for surgery
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.W
User :   Is there anything else you want to add
User :   ?
Doctor :   for that you have to meet an urologist in person
User :   ok
Doctor :   u can use the link i have given you now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else you want to ask now?
User :   No doc thank you
User :   i'll consult the urologist
User :   Thank you very much
Doctor :   Thanks for consultation..Bye for now
User :   Bye
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