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I have a rash on my penis for 6months Assistant: Is this

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Hi I have a rash on my penis for 6months
Assistant: Is this your first time reaching out for information about this?
Customer: i have been to my doctor twice
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: No

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
Could you please post a picture of that for me on this page?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Photo

Got it--hold on please

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
I have been itchy / mild burning for 6months

What all have you tried to treat this?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
One doctor said thrush and one side maybe exzema
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Canasten thrush
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
And also a steroid cream for exzema

Did either of those do anything for it?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
It is scaley looking sometimes and raised lines slightly
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Not fully
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Canasten seems to help but it burns a bit and makes me have a slight rash

It's not fungal

It is indeed a form of eczema

But at this point you should ask your doctor for prescription tacrolimus cream

Applying that twice a day for two weeks should clear this up

Please let me know if you need any more information

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Thank you what type of eczema
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Can I use the steroid cream I was prescribed again? I used for 2 weeks

It's called dishydrotic eczema

But you can try the steroid cream you have again--do that for two more weeks

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Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Hi I have started using eumovate cream (clobetasone butyrate) again as was previously prescribed. I am having a clear discharge with this cream is this ok?

That's fine and it should work

The discharge is normal

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