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Dryness on penis post circumcision - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i helpyu
User :   i was circumcised about a month ago, the stitches and stuff all healed pretty well. but recently the head of my penis has gotten really dry
User :   and it's peeling and i dont know if something's wrong
Doctor :   whats your age
User :   46
User :   my wife noticed it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   for wat circumscion was done
User :   i just wanted to get it done
Doctor :   is there any discharge
Doctor :   or pain
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   its getting a bit harder to feel things through the head though
Doctor :   still indulging in sex
User :   yes of course haha
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   nothing to worry
Doctor :   its quite normal
Doctor :   following the operation
User :   so all heads of circumcised penises get dry
User :   unlike the moist uncircumcised ones
Doctor :   not dry
Doctor :   because of the procedure
Doctor :   antiseptics
Doctor :   and stitches it gets a bit harder
User :   are you circumcised? i just am wondering if you know what i'm talking about firsthand
Doctor :   until the erection is fine
Doctor :   nothing to worry

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