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Swollen vein on foreskin, bleeding when pulled back, painful, itchy, cuts on penis

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swollen vein on foreskin with a little blood when pulled back to clean very painful when i do this but can be itchy when foreskin is over penis there are 2 cuts on penis
Posted Tue, 10 Jul 2012 in Penis Problems
Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 10 hours later

Thanks for your query.

The swollen vein could be due to inflammation present there.The inflammation could be either due to injury, the cuts themselves or due to infection.

The itching sensation is due to stimulation of nerve endings in the foreskin which are very sensitive.This would not be a problem.

I would ask you to ones get examined by a surgeon , as such bleed on pulling happen most of times in association with Phimosis.Phimosis do have a surgical cure in the way of Circumscision.

Do not handle the foreskin frequently , as infection of it could be very painful condition.

If you have any doubts , please feel free to ask.

Wish you good health.

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