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On Friday I noticed a sore on my penis below the head behind

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Hi there,
On Friday I noticed a sore on my penis
below the head behind the foreskin.
I washed it about 4 times a day since with an
anti bacterial hand wash.
I have a long term girl so i am sexual active...
but have not been sleeping with other people.
It's been just over 18 days since last had sex.
Here are links to pics I took of the sore
this morning
Could you tell me what it is
and treatment please

Does this area hurt?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

I can't tell by the photos. Is this area an ulcer or is it a blister?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
more like a ulcer... If you click on photo image it goes larger

Yes but it is too blurry to see

Does your girlfriend have any open sores like this on her genitals?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I dont know
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I do have a second small ulcer/sore but its less obvious than first...

Ok. This could either be skin irritation from inflammation or it could be a sexually transmitted disease such as syphyllis. The only way to tell is to go get tested by your doctor. In the meantime, you can apply some hydrocortisone cream to the area to see if this will make any inflammation go away. Hope this helps.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ok thanks