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Irritated or sore very tip of penis around the urethral

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Irritated or sore very tip of penis around the urethral opening, itchy eyes, irritation or rashlike symptoms around buttocks next to anus, frequent urination with difficulty doing so or getting the flow started. No discharge or burning upon urination.
Posted Tue, 28 Nov 2017 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
 
 
Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Could be due to Enlarged prosate associated with skin infection

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for query .

Frequent urination with hesitancy and poor flow that you have is due to Enlarged Prostate which is very common at this age.

Irritation around tip of the penis is mostly due to infection of urethra and rash with itching that you have is due to fungal infection of skin .


Consult qualified Urologist for clinical and digital rectal examination and get following basic tests done to confirm the diagnosis.
1) Urine routine and culture.
2) Ultrasound scanning of abdomen and pelvis
3) Serum PSA.

Further treatment will depend upon result of these tests and final diagnosis.

In the mean while start taking Norfoxacin and Nitrofurantoin twice daily along with Tomsulosin once daily

For skin infection over buttocks use topical anti fungal ointment Meconazole twice daily .


Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions,I shall be happy to help you
Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.

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