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Remedy for bruise on the penile shaft - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Penis Problems
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User :   I just noticed a black spot on my penis 3/8 inch in diameter there is a pinkish dot in center. it is located on the shaft.
Doctor :   HI,
Doctor :   Dr XXX here
User :   hi
Doctor :   Since when did you notice the lesion ?
User :   this morning
Doctor :   ok , is there pain associated with the lesion ?
User :   no pain
User :   it looks like a bruise
Doctor :   ok, does the lesion discharge ?
User :   no
Doctor :   is it possible for you to send a image of the lesion ?
User :   could it have come from a very ho twater bath
Doctor :   e mail it to YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   since the penis is a highly vascular organ , even a minor trauma , can leave a bruise which can appear as the lesion you described
Doctor :   Are you there ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   and these bruise are self limiting and will get off within a day or two
User :   i am not able to send photo
Doctor :   if its stays for more than 3 days then i doubt of fungal infection , which has to be physically examined by a dermatologist and put on medications
Doctor :   its ok,
User :   ok
Doctor :   i am able to imagine by your description
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