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Itching in genital area after intercourse - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Penis Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Dr here
User :   hey i have some itching in genital area
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
Doctor :   May i know your age?
User :   got some dry skin and some red looking bumps
User :   im 19
Doctor :   Since when are you having itching?
User :   about a week ago
Doctor :   Is there any pain or discharge?
User :   noo discharge at all just itching
User :   the red bumps are located like where the leg starts
User :   and also on the penis
Doctor :   Are these in thigh area?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Did you recently have any intercourse?
User :   yes i have
Doctor :   Was it unprotected one?
User :   no
Doctor :   Did the itching start after that?
User :   i also have like a little open sore like right under the tip of the penis
User :   but its very small.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and yes it did start after that
Doctor :   It seems like an infection or allergy in the penis and surrounding called a s Balinitis.
Doctor :   1)Clean your genitals daily with Tea Tree oil twicw
Doctor :   2)Avoid wearing too tight undies.
Doctor :   3)Do not practice unprotected intercourse
Doctor :   4)Just add two handfuls of salt in the bathing water.
User :   you think its something like herpes or something like that? because i had some of the bumps are filled with this white puss i guess
User :   just like small pimples
Doctor :   If all these things do not help in three days get yourself examined by a urologist and also you may require some investigations
Doctor :   have you followed what i said?
Doctor :   It seems like a Balinitis
User :   yeah, because i mean ive always had some little bumps as long as i can remember with sometimes had the white stuff in them
User :   is the Balinitis curable?
Doctor :   Yes it is you may need some antiboitic course and other medications
Doctor :   Also some investigations may be required.
User :   but do all the symptoms i told you sound like something mayor?
Doctor :   No
User :   alright doctor thank you very much
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting
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