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Suggest treatment for redness around the tip of the penis

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Dr. Kakkar S.

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Posted on Fri, 3 Nov 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I have a redness around the tip of my
penis.
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 7 minutes later
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Hello. Thank you for writing to us.

I am Dr. Kakkar (Dermatologist and Venereologist). I have noted your concern.
Redness is a sign of inflammation and it could be due to infection or dermatitis / balanitis.
I request you to kindly upload a clear image of the affected area in "Reports Section" so that I am able to guide you better.
Also let me know, do you have any associated symptoms? like itching?burning?pain?
How long since you noticed the redness? and is there any recent history of sexual contact?

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