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Suffering from chicken pox. What to do to heal the blisters on the penile foreskin?

hello doc myself Rajesh, overweight guy aging 27 currently m on bed due to chicken pox :( 6th day , blister getting dry. the problem is that i got some of the on foreskin on glans . blister on glans r open as m uncircumcised . what should i do so that my glans blisters get dried up. please help.i don t have pain in peeing but i cant pull my foreskin back.but pains lot like a hell
Asked On : Thu, 16 Aug 2012
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Welcome to HCM.

Shingles almost always resolves spontaneously and may not require any treatment except for the relief of symptoms. In most people, the condition clears on its own in one or two weeks and seldom recurs.

Cool, wet compresses may help reduce pain. If there are blisters or crusting, applying compresses made with diluted vinegar will make the patient more comfortable. Stop using the compresses when the blisters have dried up.

Soothing baths and lotions such as colloidal oatmeal baths, starch baths or lotions, and calamine lotion may help to relieve itching and discomfort.

Later, when the crusts and scabs are separating, the skin may become dry, tight, and cracked. If that happens, rub on a small amount of plain petroleum jelly three or four times a day.

If this approach does not help i advice you to see physician.

Hope I have provided the information you needed.
Wish you good health. Take care.
Answered: Thu, 16 Aug 2012
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