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Question: Swelling on one side of penis

 kellyn2277 - Wed Apr 22, 2009 10:17 pm

My boyfriend was grooming his penial area the other day and about an hour later he went to the bathroom and noticed one area of his penis was very swollen and it was also numb. Did this have anything to do with the grooming? He also hasnt felt like his normal self the past few days and had a bad taste in his mouth today. He is 35 and isnt the best at taking care of his health. i just want to make sure if this is something we need to get checked out or if it was all coincidence?
 Dr.M.jagesh kamath - Mon Aug 31, 2009 9:43 pm

User avatar Hello,The reaction of swelling and numbness indicate an allergy which most probably was either due to irritants or an insect bite.Nothing more but if recurs can get investigated for potential allergens.Best wishes.

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