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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi my boyfriend and i have had sex a 2 weeks ago, he didnt tell me but he had a rash on the end of his penis, they are little red spots. he said that they were a little sore. the next time before i knew this he said that they have got worse and theres more. 6 days have passed and he has now said that he has a little blister.he wont go to a doctor, he just says that its a bit sore from time to time.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   May I know his age?
User :   25
Doctor :   Since when is he having these rashes?
User :   about a week ago now
Doctor :   Does he have itching/burning sensation?
User :   no its just a bit sore
User :   i do use femfresh and wondered if it may have given him a rash
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
User :   ok
Doctor :   The cause for these rashes can only be determined by a physical examination.
User :   ok
Doctor :   However, the symptoms are inline with the symptoms of an viral infections (probably herpes infections).
Doctor :   Since I cannot perform a physical examination online, I would suggest you to inform him to consult a dermatologist for physical examination.
User :   when he moves the foreskin back its at the end of his penis if that helps
User :   ok
Doctor :   In the mean time, I would suggest these measures.
Doctor :   Wash the affected regions with mild soap and water.
User :   ok can i just ask would thrush be a diagnosis maybe
Doctor :   A fungal infections cause severe itching than blistered lesions.
Doctor :   And you occasionally have white discharge too.
Doctor :   Hence I do not feel they could be a thrush.
User :   he doesnt have itching or discharge
Doctor :   Yes,
Doctor :   These are the factors ruling against the diagnose of thrush.
Doctor :   Hence I suggest that he sees a doctor, a dermatologist for physical examination and treatment.
Doctor :   Have you followed what I have suggested?
User :   i will ask him to do this
Doctor :   Do you have any other query that I can assist you with?
User :   no thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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