What causes dark coloration of penis after using dettol?

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Posted on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: i hav used dettol to clean my penis and now tht is burnt n turned into black colour what to do?

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Answered by Dr. Saumya Mittal 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
regular dressing and antibiotics

Detailed Answer:
oh my dear God
It must hurt like anything
you must apply ice on it
it would be best to refer to a surgeon in your local area
it is going to need regular dressing and antibiotic support

best of luck
feel free to ask a follow up query
Dr Mittal
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Saumya Mittal 8 minutes later
plz say what to do?
its not hurting now
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Answered by Dr. Saumya Mittal 7 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Needs dressing and antibiotics

Detailed Answer:
You need to get some cream called as Sumaag dressing cream.
It is antiseptic dressing cream
Use it to dress the organ

You may start a minor antibiotic like ciprofloxacin
This can be taken for 5 days

Then we can review
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Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Saumya Mittal 5 minutes later
now its not hurting .
will it hurt later?
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Answered by Dr. Saumya Mittal 2 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Unlikely

Detailed Answer:
It may not hurt.
But that depends on the depth of dettol burn
If its deep, shedding of skin may cause discomfort

Best of luck
Dr Mittal
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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