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Forum Name: Fungal infections

Question: skin turned Dry & White


 mrockkz - Sat Oct 17, 2009 1:08 pm

Hello i'm 17 year old and skin of my penis & testicles have been dryed up & became crispy like 2-3 days ago and it was also itching but now i can see the backside skin of my penis have turned white a bit where as other side skin is normal and it also gives a bit of foul smell & about my testicles the skin on my testicles also have been dryed up & is crispy which skins out after rubbing & i mastrubate daily am i normal how to tackel this skin problem ?
 Dr.M.jagesh kamath - Thu Oct 22, 2009 11:06 am

User avatar Hello,What you may be having may just be an irritant reaction to chaffing during masturbation.Also use of excess of soap or antiseptics could result in dryness.Fungal infections do cause a dry skin associated with itching,and sometimes lead to a foul smell in the genital area.The dryness can be got rid by application of a small amount of vaseline.A fungal infection may need application of clotrimazole creme or powder.Wear loose fitting innerwear.If this persists do show to your doctor.Best wishes.
 mrockkz - Sat Oct 24, 2009 1:30 pm

Thanks sir for your reply . By the way i apllied fourderm (cipla) which gave me a great relief and now my skin problem is solved but i just wanna know that will mastrubating daily can effect my health in anyways. as i go to jym but theres no increase in my body and sir i can also notice a less sperm count its like only 8-9 drops(i can't say exactly as i don't know how it can be counted)but there's no problem with my sexual urge, erection.will all these effect my future life or future sex life ?i really feel quite worried about all this sometimes .

Thnaks
 Dr.M.jagesh kamath - Sun Oct 25, 2009 8:56 pm

User avatar Hello,You can be reassured that masturbation is perfectly normal and would not affect your libido or fertility.May be you need more proteins when you to gym work outs.The quality of sperm is not assessed by quantity alone.Best wishes.

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