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Had a circumcision, lump. Is this normal or beginnings of an infection?

I had a circumcision 6 days ago - what s left of my foreskin , on the top of the shaft (i.e. opposite side of the frenulum) seems to be covering the stitches. This is causing a strange smelling build up of white stuff (very very similar in smell and texture to smegma) and a lump about 1/2 an inch below it and stretching across the shaft. Is this normal or the beginnings of an infection? Please help!
Asked On : Sun, 3 Mar 2013
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Infectious Diseases Specialist 's  Response
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No . I don't think it to be an infection. You will experience fever if there is a stitch abscess. Many a time there occurs intense pain and discharge. If you have doubts visit your treating surgeon.
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Answered: Fri, 2 Aug 2013
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