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White mucus from ring of penis of 10 month old - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hello
User :   Question.........I noticed me 10 month old son had some white mucus coming out of the ring of his penis and when i sqeezed it it kinda poped like a pimple
User :   MY*
User :   what could something like this be and should i be worried enough to go to the hospital or wait untill tomarrow to take him to the doctor
User :   ?
Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   does he has any pain
User :   umm not that i noticed
User :   he's not crying alot or anything
Doctor :   any urinary problems
User :   not really
Doctor :   does the discharge still there
User :   no change
User :   yeah
Doctor :   what is th ecolor of dischrge
User :   n i mean its not coming out of the tip were pee comes out its in the ring...its a white color
User :   then when we sqeezed it out i hardened
User :   it hardened*
Doctor :   ok
User :   it also has an odor
Doctor :   it can be due to urinary discorders, any trauma,
Doctor :   some infections like gonorrhoea
Doctor :   any foreign body in urethra
User :   from a 10 month old?
Doctor :   do no try to remove or manipulate, it may lead to some injury
Doctor :   Wait and show it to ageneral surgeon
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