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Experience:  MD(Ped), DCH ; in practice treating adolescent to newborns
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I think i might have Balantitis Assistant: Have you seen a

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I think i might have Balantitis
Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I’m on doxycycline and anti inflammatories for treating Epiadidymitis
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: I have an active sex life but have been tested for STDs and I don’t have any
Assistant: Is this your first time reaching out for information about this? In general, how would you describe your overall health?
Customer: Yes and alright as it stands
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 9 days ago.

Hi, thanks, ***** ***** your query, will be replying in few seconds please. DrVasavada

Expert:  DrVasavada replied 9 days ago.

Balanitis is possible if your foreskin is not removed. There will be white or yellow discharge over glans with pain, irritation and burning while passing urine. Please get discharge checked for culture and sensitivity as the organism may not be sensitive to doxycycline.

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
I don’t think I have any pain passing urine, but I do have clear swelling, White discharge, itchiness, more difficulty in retracting the foreskin. What will the treatment be?
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 9 days ago.

Pl use mild hydrocortisone with clotrimazole cream 3-4 times, using nozzle to seep ointment in and rub skin. Oral antibiotic other than present one may be required if swelling there.