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Problems about phimosis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   im 22 year old man and im not able to pull my penis forskin back its realy tight and its attached to the penis head. wt i can do to pull it back
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
User :   from ages
Doctor :   Are you active sexually?
User :   i just had sex with condom
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have any problems during sexual intercourse?
User :   no
User :   i tried to do sex without condom
User :   but i cant
Doctor :   Ok
User :   bcoz forskin is so tight
Doctor :   Ok
User :   give me solution
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Difficulty/inability while retract foreskin is termed as phimosis.
Doctor :   This is not an uncommon problem.
Doctor :   Immediate treatment is required if you have any difficulty in passing urine.
Doctor :   If you don't have any difficult in passing urine then the following are the treatment options.
User :   ok i dont hv any prob to passing urin
Doctor :   1. Use good lubrication during sexual intercourse or masturbation.
Doctor :   You can use KY jelly or alternatively vaseline can also do.
Doctor :   Lubrication method is for time being.
Doctor :   2. If you are looking for most effective treatment option and immediate results then circumcision is the choice.
User :   my forskin is also attach to the head of penis
User :   is that painfull
Doctor :   Its a minor procedure which will not take more than few minutes.
User :   i mean circumcision
Doctor :   you will be given good anaesthesia before the procedure.
Doctor :   this will reduce the pain.
User :   after that
Doctor :   If the local anaesthesia isn't working, you can request the surgeon to sedate you.
User :   wts sedate means
Doctor :   He will be able to do that and make you sleep during the procedure, so that you don't feel anything at all.
Doctor :   The procedure can be completed in 10-15 minutes.
User :   after circumcision is that paining
Doctor :   Some inflammation can cause discomfort following the procedure,
Doctor :   you will be on pain killers and antiinflammatory medications with antibiotics.
User :   for how long
Doctor :   You will be asked to refrain from sexual intercourse.
Doctor :   Things will become normal in a week or 10 days.
Doctor :   This is the most effective treatment option available.
User :   can i work during that time or not
Doctor :   You can do your normal activities after the procedure,
User :   not job ?
Doctor :   you will only be asked to refrain from masturbation and sexual activities during the period of healing ( a week or two).
Doctor :   It won't affect your job.
Doctor :   You can continue your job?
User :   after circumcision is it difficult to passing urins
Doctor :   No, except restricting masturbation and sexual intercourse, rest will be as it was earlier.
Doctor :   This is the most effective method of treating your condition.
Doctor :   If you aren't planning for this,
Doctor :   then lubrication is the only other method.
User :   wt they atcual do during circumcision
Doctor :   Over a period of time, your problems should reduce.
Doctor :   A small nick/cut will made on the foreskin at the places where it is attached firmly.
Doctor :   This will release the adhesions, so that you can retract the foreskin normally.
Doctor :   The cut made will heal in a week or two.
Doctor :   Have you followed what I have suggested?
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