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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Penis Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi, i want to spk with a urologist
Doctor :   I am General practitioner. I believe I can help you with your queries.
Doctor :   If needed, I shall guide you to an urologist.
User :   i had a cutin my penile frenulum
User :   i consulted a doc here and he advised me to go for a small surgery
Doctor :   Ok
User :   need your second opinion
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   28 yrs
Doctor :   Do you have experience any problem such as difficulty to retract the penis, discomfort or pain during sexual intercourse?
User :   ya i'm. after the cut got healed and after a month i had an intercourse and again it got cut
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you been circumcised?
User :   i'm unable to understand
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
Doctor :   Frenulum which refers to the band that connects the prepuce to the glans can get repeatedly traumatized, if the band is tight or short.
Doctor :   The best way to treat the condition is by a minor surgery, just as your urologist has explained.
Doctor :   Though conservative management such as use of lubrication can help to some extent,
Doctor :   it is not as effective as the surgery is.
Doctor :   Hence the best way to approach this problem is by a minor surgery
User :   ok then i will go for the surgery
User :   how much it ideally cost?
Doctor :   Two form of surgery can be done circumcision or frenuloplasty.
Doctor :   Circumcision being the commonly done one.
Doctor :   The cost of the procedure is expected to be few thousand Indian rupees.
Doctor :   As the cost depends on the institution/hospital,
User :   fine then. i ll go ahead and thanks for your advise.
Doctor :   your urologist will be able to give you a clear estimate regarding it.
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
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User :   ok fine nothing else
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   thanks 4 ur advise
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Wish you a Happy New Year.
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