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What causes pain and burning sensation in the penis?

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Dr. P. T. Patil

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Posted on Wed, 7 Sep 2016 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Question: I am having pain just on the left side tip of the penis looks like small brusies very small that only hurt when being touched or rub aganist something I haven't had sex in awhile let alone unprotected. when it hurts it burns only on the one side.
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
It is likely to be due to infection of External Urinary Meatus.

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for query .

Based on the facts that you have posted it seems that you have developed inflammation of external urinary meatus (Meatitis) giving rise to symptoms like burning and pain on touch .

You need to take broad spectrum antibiotic like Cefotaxime along 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 drink more water.

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.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. P. T. Patil 5 minutes later
I have used hydrocortisone cream is that going to do any good or is that not good for this type of infection
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 7 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Hydrocortisone cream can be used .

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for follow up .

You can use Hydrocortisone cream along with medicines suggested in my reply earlier .

Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. P. T. Patil 1 minute later
and you said apply twice daily and clean warm water twice daily
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 13 minutes later
Brief Answer:
You need to apply cream and Neosporin after cleaning your genitals twice

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for follow up .

Yo have to wash your genitals with warm water twice daily and then apply cream and Neopsorin twice daily .

Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. P. T. Patil 3 minutes later
both creams
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 49 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Yes apply both .

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for follow up .

You can apply Hydrocortisone cream in the morning after bath and Neosporin in the evening before going to bed .

Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. P. T. Patil 2 minutes later
Thank you very much for your time
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
O.K bye .Take treatment and get well soon

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for follow up .

Take treatment and get well soon .

Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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