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Suggest treatment for red spots on glans penis

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Posted on Wed, 30 Sep 2015
Question: I have red painless and itchless spots on the head of my penis. I have recently had a viral skin infection and few weeks back i had unprotected sex. Plz help
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil (2 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Could be due to infection of Glans penis (Ballanitis)

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for your query ,based on the facts that you have posted it appears that you have noticed red painless spots on glans penis .

Considering the history of unprotected sex it is most likely to be due to infection of Glans penis (Ballanitis) transmitted through sexual intercourse .

Please get basic screening tests for STD done to be rest assured about acquiring STD ,

You need to take broad spectrum antibiotic like Cefixime with anti inflammatory drug like Diclofenac twice daily .along with topical antibiotic ointment like Neosporin twice daily.

Ensure to wash your genitals with warm water twice daily.

Ensure to avoid sexual encounters till it heals up completely.

Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions ,I shall be happy to help you
Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil





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Brief Answer: Could be due to infection of Glans penis (Ballanitis) Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for your query ,based on the facts that you have posted it appears that you have noticed red painless spots on glans penis . Considering the history of unprotected sex it is most likely to be due to infection of Glans penis (Ballanitis) transmitted through sexual intercourse . Please get basic screening tests for STD done to be rest assured about acquiring STD , You need to take broad spectrum antibiotic like Cefixime with anti inflammatory drug like Diclofenac twice daily .along with topical antibiotic ointment like Neosporin twice daily. Ensure to wash your genitals with warm water twice daily. Ensure to avoid sexual encounters till it heals up completely. Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions ,I shall be happy to help you Thanks and Regards. Dr.Patil .