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I accidentally scratched my penis, what should i do?

Hello I m 15 years old and I accidentally scratched my penis after taking off my underwear. What should I do? I applied alcohol and beta-dine on it , is it good or bad?
Asked On : Fri, 8 Apr 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi Welcome to Health care magic Forum..
Yes it is good, you had applied antiseptics which will prevent from secondary infections.
Answered: Sat, 9 Apr 2011
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Dermatologist Dr. Bharat Chawda's  Response
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Don't apply alcohol over it as that may cause irritant reaction.You can use betadine as you have used .You can also apply mupirocin cream over the scratch or any other antibiotic cream to prevent any infection.
Answered: Sat, 9 Apr 2011
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