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... to pull the skin back and put polysporin on the head as it was a bit inflammed but the second dr said never to pull it back to clean it. Just water, no soap too in that area. Funny how everyone has a different opinion on this. ... (23 replies)
... The bethamethasone should only be used in a tiny smear on the tight bit only. It shouldn't make it red though. Perhaps another infection was starting rather than a reaction to the cream. ... (31 replies)
Boys
Jan 10, 2006
... If not, when he plays down there, the foreskin can sometimes be tight and actually constrict bloodflow. Also if he is not circumcised, he can get an infection called balanitis which is a swelling and redness of the foreskin and the head of the penis. ... (4 replies)

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... I'm not a mum, but I know a great deal about a penis with a foreskin, and raising sons. ... (6 replies)
... if he is circumcised, it is very likely a bruise. if he has a foreskin, it is likely doing its job, fighting off an infection. If he were mine, I would not be alarmed, but I would keep an eye on it. (1 replies)
... While changing my two year old son I noticed on the tip of his penis near where he urinates was a dark red spot that now is turning a deeper color purple it almost looks like a tiny bruise. ... (1 replies)
... Wow, I had no idea there was so much to know about an intact penis until this happened. Please keep the advice coming! I want to know whats best for him! ... (9 replies)
... see thread UTI in 3. ... (22 replies)
... He definitely has an infection which is not uncommon for uncircumcised boys. It can be taken care of by an antibiotic but if it happens again he may need to see a urologist. ... (22 replies)
... when my son was in for his UTI as we saw 2 dr's with different views over 3 days. ... (22 replies)
... He definitely has an infection which is not uncommon for uncircumcised boys. It can be taken care of by an antibiotic but if it happens again he may need to see a urologist. ... (22 replies)
... I thought maybe it was a fluke thing but when he came back in about 15 minutes later to go again there was blood again. ... (23 replies)
... Ok, I know that "boys have a penis and girls have a vagina" but my sister went through kind of the same thing with her daughter. ... (31 replies)
... most boys foreskins don't separate until they are older. ... (31 replies)
... and wipe well, I don't think it is necessary to try to hold your son in a full nelson in order to pull back a piece of skin that may PROTECT the penis from infection. Yes, sometimes uncut boys get more infections that circd boys do but that all depends on hygiene. ... (18 replies)
Boys
Jan 6, 2006
... ng a parent and my sons father and i are devorced so i am doing this alone. this is very new and weird for me . i have a question . my son is complaining of pain in his penis when he pees. has been checked has no infection. and the tip of it is purple. is this normal. or is there some thing wrong with him. ... (4 replies)
... ure, we got a second opinion, and then a third. They all said the same thing. We reluctantly had him circumcised. A couple of years later, when I learned that boys are able to retract their foreskins at different times in their lives, I was furious. I remember the smirks on some of the doctors' faces. ... (18 replies)
... I have two boys ages 5 and 17 mo and have never been told to do anything other than wash the outside as any other body part. ... (18 replies)
... to the outside so it is very easy for girls to get infection in their urinary tract. Boys have a much longer urethra it's runs the length of their penis so it's harder for them to get an infection. ... (10 replies)




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