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Is Another Course Of Cortisone Cream Usage Required For A Child To Manage A Narrow Urinary Tract Causing Issues During Urination?

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Posted on Thu, 24 Nov 2022
Question: my 5 year old son has an issue at about 3 that his urine was going up so the urologist states his pee hole was small he gave me a cortisone cream and it seemed to work but the issue has returned wil the cream work again or will he likely need surgery?...
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Answered by Dr. Sumanth Amperayani (39 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Hydrocortisone cream will work again

Detailed Answer:

Hi,

The Hydrocortisone cream will work again. But after it works again, you need to daily retract the prepuce and wash with soap and water while giving bath. In this way you can keep it without becoming tight prepuce again.

Regards,
Dr. Sumanth Amperayani
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Is Another Course Of Cortisone Cream Usage Required For A Child To Manage A Narrow Urinary Tract Causing Issues During Urination?

Brief Answer: Hydrocortisone cream will work again Detailed Answer: Hi, The Hydrocortisone cream will work again. But after it works again, you need to daily retract the prepuce and wash with soap and water while giving bath. In this way you can keep it without becoming tight prepuce again. Regards, Dr. Sumanth Amperayani