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How do I get rid of a bubble that just showed up in my foreskin?

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How do I get rid of a bubble that just showed up in my foreskin? (Painless)
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 4 years ago.

Mysticdoc :

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Mysticdoc :

Hi there,

I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.

I am here to help you with your concerns.

Mysticdoc :

Is the bubble painful?

Mysticdoc :

how big is the bubble?

Mysticdoc :

any other rash on the penis?

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

Hi,

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

No, it is not painful.

Mysticdoc :

ok

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

It is about twice the sizre of my thumbnail

Mysticdoc :

any itching?

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

no, no rash

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

no no itching

Mysticdoc :

ok

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

it just appeared today

Mysticdoc :

usually allergic reaction causes bubble.

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

ok.

Mysticdoc :

Infection is another possibility.

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

I've just started a raw food diet

Mysticdoc :

ok

Mysticdoc :

this can trigger allergic reaction.

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

Ok, is there any way to get rid of it

Mysticdoc :

yes

Mysticdoc :

you should use a steroid ointment.

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

ok, do you recommend one?

Mysticdoc :

Hydrocortisone ointment is over the counter,

Mysticdoc :

you can apply twice daily

Mysticdoc :

should get better over 5 to 7 days.

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

Ok, thanks.

Mysticdoc :

very welcome

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

P.s. if it is an infection should I use the same cream?

Mysticdoc :

infection causes pain, redness.

Mysticdoc :

so it is unlikely infection.

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

it is red but not painful

Mysticdoc :

redness is seen with allergy also.

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

seems more like an allergy then

Mysticdoc :

yes correct

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

Ok, glad it's nothing serious,

JACUSTOMER-p4pac68w- :

thanks for the help!

Mysticdoc :

no it is not

Mysticdoc :

very welcome

Mysticdoc :

Best wishes,

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