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What causes dry patches on the foreskin of the penis?

hi, i have a medium sized patch of dryness around the foreskin of my penis, and a spot of dryness on the shaft. At the opening of my foreskin, the tip itches from time to time, and my penis looks old and wrinkled with the dryness on it. i went to the doc the other day for treatment due to yeast infecton i got from my partner. he gave me batrafen 1% cream and i used it for two weeks. now i dont know if its still yeast of something else....Help!
Wed, 22 Jul 2020
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OB & GYN Specialist 's  Response
Hi,

If your itching has resolved, that means you have recovered from it. Do not worry. Maintain hygiene and clean the inside of foreskin by pulling it back.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Sujoy Dasgupta, OB & GYN Specialist
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What causes dry patches on the foreskin of the penis?

Hi, If your itching has resolved, that means you have recovered from it. Do not worry. Maintain hygiene and clean the inside of foreskin by pulling it back. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Sujoy Dasgupta, OB & GYN Specialist