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Suggest treatment for small cracks on penis head with burning sensation

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When I get an erection I notice small cracks in my skin around the head of my penis, there is a burning sensation at the cracked areas. How can I treat this?
Posted Mon, 10 Feb 2014 in Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar 14 minutes later
Brief Answer: Balanitis. Detailed Answer: Hi You give a typical description of Balanitis / Eczema of the prepuce. I suggest you to apply CALAMINE lotion or CORTAID on it. Do not participate in sex till it heals. This takes a day or two. Good luck.
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