Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
168 Doctors are Online

Smegma in the foreskin causing foul odour - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Excellent Posted in: Penis Problems
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 1722 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Tell Me
Doctor :   are you there ?
User :   hi there for the past.... i would say 2 years i have been getting some sort of smelly gewy stuff under my foreskin. can you help me diagnose this?
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   im 20, i am not currently working, im single and no dependents and i live in gloucester
Doctor :   That is the normal Smegma, It needs to be cleaned regularly at the Time of Bath it will go away
User :   how long will it take to finally go away
Doctor :   It needs a ti be n done daily
User :   ti be ??
Doctor :   That is a part of the normal body secretion that comes out and will not cause any smell if regularly cleaned..
Doctor :   It needs to be done Daily..
Doctor :   the previous line.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Its normal only if it gets collected it will produce smell .
Doctor :   Like any body secretions.
Doctor :   Retract the prepuce and you can clean it.
User :   i was worried that it could have been something else, i wouldnt go to the doc's because i was too embaraced
User :   prepuce??
Doctor :   the fore skin is called so.
User :   ohh
Doctor :   do you have sex or Masturbate.
User :   yes
Doctor :   Wash your self clean it will be gone.
Doctor :   you need to retract the Prepuce.
User :   ok thank you VERY much for your help
User :   appreciate it alot
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
User :   done
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service

Question is related to
Medical Topics
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor