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28 Feb 2003

red spots on head of penis
Dear sir

i have found that, some red spots have developed on the head of my penis, there is no pain, nor are the bumby. i have no irritation or on flamation, but some time both my fore skin and penis head become vry red, with no reason.

please help
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01 Jan 0001

Vasco, it sounds like it might be a superficial fungal infection like a Candida infection. You can try using an anti-fungal ointment (Canalba®, Normospor®, etc) twice a day for a week and see if it clears up. If it doesn’t, the best will be to see your doctor. Good luck.
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