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Possible solutions to white heads on penis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   hello sir, i am 34 year old,married, last few days i have got some small white heads(2-3 nos) on my pennis foreskin, and its also itching little bit.
Doctor :  
ok
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wfrom how many days u are having this problem?
User :   for last1 week
Doctor :  
have u seen any doctor?
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are u using any medication?

Doctor :   hi
User :   no sir iam not using any medication
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
is there any discharge from pennis?
User :   what kind of doctor to see, i mean like general physician.
User :   no there is no discharge from pennis, urine is also normal
Doctor :  
u should see a dermatologist
Doctor :  
not a general physician
Doctor :   u are having this only from one week not before that?
User :   what is dermatalogist like related to skin problem or sexual problem
User :   yes sir
Doctor :  
both skin and sexual problems like this will be seen by a dermatologist
User :   5-years back i had gone through dorsal split
Doctor :   ur wife have any such complaints?
Doctor :   ok
User :   no, but she has white discharge some times, had seen many doctors but didn;t find any thing wrong
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
u had paraphimosis?
User :   what is paraphimosis
Doctor :  
ok i am sorry
Doctor :   unable to retract foreskin?
Doctor :   tight foreskin ?
User :   was unable to remove foreskin before that's why gone through dorsal split
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
that was 5 years back right so not related to this
Doctor :  
this must be due to infection
User :   also that time i;ve general infections due to injury long time back but was treated completely and i was not having any problem
Doctor :   what infection?
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do u have any idea?
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are u there?
User :   like wound on the pennis and that got infected and pus discharge, that why doctor suggested for circumcision and after that injury was cured.
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
at present these spots are multiple ?
Doctor :   raised above the skin and less than 1 cm?
User :   that time gone through all the test like vd , hiv and al that but everything was negative.
User :   ya 3-4 stiny spots, above skin around 1 mm
Doctor :   even now it will not be HIV nothing to worry
User :   mostly on the area where stiching was done
Doctor :  
i will tell u the most common causes with similar presentation
User :   ok
Doctor :   is there any curd-like discharge squeezed from them?
User :   very little from one of them
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
1) molluscum contagiosum: infectious viral disease
User :   what is this
Doctor :   2)Hair follicles and sebaceous (sweat) glands: these are a normal part so nothing to worry
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3)Pearly penile papules: are not infectious and require no treatment.
Doctor :   4)Warts:mostly viral
Doctor :   so it may be a normal phenomenon or else viral infection
User :   what test to be done to identify all these
Doctor :   examination is enough
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if we see the lesion we can diagnose what is that
User :   and all that is treatable or not
Doctor :  
yes
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they are treatable
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and some lesions doesnt require any treatment
Doctor :   they will be cured by themselves
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nothing is required
User :   thanks sir i'll see a dermatalogist tomorrow and then again chat with you
Doctor :  
like molluscum contagiosum
Doctor :   sure
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is there any thing else i can help u?
User :   rest all is ok sir thanks a lot for ur guidance
Doctor :  
Did you follow what I said? Please get back to me in case of doubts.
Doctor :   welcome
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