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My husband has a crack on the foreskin of his penis

my husband has been having penile discomfort. there's small crack-like appearance on the foreskin which causes some pain when he tries to clean it during shower, and the glands/ head has whitish appearance ? dead skin which could be washed off with rubbing motion. But thorough cleaning usuallly leaves him feeling sore/raw later. What do you think id the cause?
Asked On : Tue, 1 Jun 2010
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Thanks for the query

It sounds like an abrasion. Most of the time penile abrasions happen due to sharp pubic hair or due to forced intercourse through a dry vagina.
Ask him wash it daily with betadine scrub, abstain from sex for a while until it heals.

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