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29 Jul 2010

sore foreskin after sex
Recently I have been getting really painful cracks around my foreskin after i have sex..its sometimes so painful and i can''t pull up my foreskin (red and inflammed) i am in a very happy marriage and we don''t cheat on each other at all, so can''t be a sexual disease? what can it be? do you think i should get circumsied? do you think that would help? thanks
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sexologist

01 Jan 0001

i agree - its not an STI but most likely just an inflammed and sensitive foreskin. the best treatment is circumcision. however, a doctor will first inspect the foreskin to see if a simple ointment can treat the infection / inflamation.
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