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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi, I am 26 years old. Soon to get married !! The problem is that my foreskin does no goes back completly. the aperture is too small and it hurts during sex...should i go for some kind of surgery or are dere any creams to fix this problem??? Please advice
User :   Hello Doc
Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi, I am 26 years old. Soon to get married !! The problem is that my foreskin does no goes back completly. the aperture is too small and it hurts during sex...should i go for some kind of surgery or are dere any creams to fix this problem??? Please advice
User :   I hope you have understood my problem
Doctor :   YES
User :   Please Advice Me
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   I feel that you may be having a condition called phimosis
User :   Yes may be..read dat one on Google
Doctor :   Have you had sexual intercourse before?
User :   Yes..but never vidout a comdom
Doctor :   ok
User :   its hurts without a comdom
Doctor :   So you did have pain .
User :   with condom..the pain is very less
Doctor :   have you used any lubrication like K Y jelly?
User :   nooo
Doctor :   may i know you age?
User :   26
Doctor :   Are you able to urinate properly?
User :   yes..no problem dere
User :   do i need a surgury
Doctor :   were you able to retract the foreskin anytime before ?
User :   noo...
User :   its always like the same
Doctor :   Then i would advice a minor Outpatient procedure called CIRCUMCISION
User :   okay
User :   is dere any other option
User :   ???
Doctor :   this can be done within 15 minutes, and will not need any hospitalisation
User :   But would it pain a lot , as skin has to be cut
User :   ??
Doctor :   the alternatives include - using K Y jelly, to try to retract the skin, if possible,
User :   Okay, where can i get KY gelly??
Doctor :   But since you said that the aperture is very small i would not advice that, coz, if you retract and then, if it cannot be pushed forward again, you may cause injury to the XXXXXXXX penis
Doctor :   K. Y jelly is available in any pharmacy, without a prescription
User :   So whom should i contact for the procedure ??
User :   I mean do you suggest some good doctor in ...
Doctor :   regarding the operation, it is done under local anesthesia, but post op there will be considerable pain, which will subside soon after
Doctor :   yes there are a lot of general surgeons in DELHI
User :   should i go to AIIMS...
Doctor :   You can choose any one from the homepage of our website,
User :   okay !!
User :   Urology surgeon i need to meet ??
Doctor :   definitely AIIMS or ,,,,HOSPITAL is one of the best, and it will be definitely cheaper there
Doctor :   NO a general surgeon would suffice
User :   Okay..
Doctor :   any other questions
User :   Yes, what is the cause of this problem
User :   I think its not common in all males
Doctor :   it is more common, in males
User :   SO which OPD deprtment should i got to in AIIMS
Doctor :   its, general surgery dept
User :   Do i need to get an appointment to get the procedure done
Doctor :   no
User :   And howmuch time it wld take to recover
Doctor :   you can go and approach the doctor
Doctor :   and he may ask you to come on a specific date
User :   Okay
Doctor :   1 -2 days
Doctor :   for the pain
User :   Thanks Doc
Doctor :   for complete normalisation, may take 1 week max
Doctor :   You are welcome
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