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Forum Name: Male Sexual Disorders
Question: Penis Hurting
|Benju3148 - Sat Apr 21, 2007 8:03 am||
I'm a 13 year old uncircumcised male and I've been masturbating frequently and I've noticed yesterday that my penis has been hurting on the left side below the foreskin.
My guess is that it's the veins. It does not hurt when I urinate. I think it only hurts when I move it. I
've had a number of genital problems in the past few months where the foreskin was swollen and my uncle, a medical doctor in Indonesia prescribed me a Hydrocortisone cream. It healed eventually but after 3 weeks, the same thing returned and another medical doctor from Indonesia prescribed me a cream which I can't remember and Cefadroxil capsules.
Now after a 2-3 months, I'm having another genital problem. Like I said above, the left side internally is hurting and when I retract it, I've noticed small yellow bumps around the base of the penis. My family doctor said that it was normal and to wipe it off but I don't think this has anything to with the symptoms I'm experiencing now. The inside is a little bit inflamed.
My hypothesis is that I've been masturbating too much. Can anyone help me please?
|Dr. Chan Lowe - Fri Apr 27, 2007 11:00 pm||
You may be experiencing pain from trauma due to masterbation. However, given your recent infections of the foreskin the possibility of an infection is raised. You may have a yeast infection of the skin or (less likely) a bacterial infection.
I would recommend you see your doctor again for a re-examination.
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