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Penis problems

Blood in semen

Finding blood in your semen can be alarming but in most cases is not serious. It will generally pass within a few days without the need for treatment...

Penis care

Learning how to care for your penis properly helps reduce the risk of developing some skin irritations or infection. Learn more about the best way to...

Penis irritation

Penis irritation and inflammation can occur for several reasons. Learn more here about this condition, its treatment and how to prevent it.

Penis injury, swelling or pain

Your penis may become swollen or inflamed if injured. Follow this self-care advice and find out how to relieve the symptoms.

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Foreskin problems and circumcision | Healthy Male

The foreskin is a roll of skin that covers the end of the penis. When you’re born, the penis has a foreskin. People who have been circumcised have had their foreskin removed for cultural, religious, medical, or aesthetic reasons. If you do have a foreskin, it’s important to look after it.

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Your guide to foreskin pain and problems | Healthy Male

Every day of your life, you’re going to feel some kind of pain. A bruised knee here, a splinter there; it’s usually nothing to worry about. But when there’s pain in or around your foreskin, you should never leave it unchecked.

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Penis lumps | Healthy Male

There are several different types of penis lumps. Many types are harmless. Some common lumps include cysts on the penis, ulcers on the penis, genital warts, and penis papules.

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Fractured penis | Healthy Male

A fractured penis can happen when there’s too much force on an erect penis. Because there are no bones in the penis, you can’t have a broken penis the way you can have a broken arm. However, an injury can cause the tissue inside the penis to rupture, resulting in a fracture.

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Penis cancer | Healthy Male

Penis cancer is uncommon, and the chance of developing penis cancer is about one in 1000. There are a variety of different things that can cause penis lumps, and most are harmless. Most penis cancers develop from skin cells in the penis, usually in the foreskin, although they can happen elsewhere in the penis. Most of these cancers grow very slowly and can be cured if found early.

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Peyronie's Disease - Bent Penis Causes & Treatment | Healthy Male

Peyronie’s disease (pay-roh-neez) is when tissue in the penis hardens permanently and a lump of scar tissue (a plaque) forms on the lining of the penis. This hardened area stops the penis from stretching normally during an erection, and can affect its size and shape when erect.

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Impotence treatments - MyDr.com.au

If you have impotence (erectile dysfunction), the treatment your doctor recommends will depend on the severity of your symptoms and the underlying cause of your impotence.

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Hypospadias | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is it? Hypospadias is an abnormality of the penis which has three features: The urethral opening is not in the correct place - it is usually further back from the tip of the penis usually on the underside

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Balanitis | SA Health

Balanitis is an inflammation of the glans (head) of the penis.

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Genital skin care - Sexual Health Victoria

Sexual Health Victoria (formally Family Planning Victoria) focuses on reproductive and sexual health care, education and advocacy. Our vision is to improve ever

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