Foreskin restoration is the process of expanding the skin on the penis to reconstruct an organ similar to the foreskinwhich has been removed by circumcision or injury. Foreskin restoration is primarily accomplished by stretching the residual skin of the penis, but surgical methods also exist. Restoration creates a facsimile of the foreskin, but specialized tissues removed during circumcision cannot be reclaimed.
Balanitis is an infection or inflammation of the skin on the head glans of the penis. In men who are not circumcised, this area is covered by a flap of skin known as the foreskin, or prepuce. Balanitis can occur in both circumcised and uncircumcised men, although it occurs more commonly in men who are not circumcised.
Various abnormalities can affect the skin of the penis. Some are bodywide skin disorders that affect the penis as well as other parts of the skin. Examples can include psoriasislichen planusand seborrheic dermatitis.
Premature ejaculation PEor now, as it is often referred, rapid ejaculation REis a common medical condition that is tough to define and affects up to 30 percent of men. It can be either primary, meaning the man has always had the problem, or secondary, meaning the man has acquired the condition later in life. Premature ejaculation has various timing definitions ranging from ejaculating within one minute of penetration to ejaculating prior to a man's partner achieving orgasm. Essentially, a man or a couple can suffer from rapid ejaculation if one or both is unhappy with how rapidly the man ejaculates.
Created for Greatist by the experts at Healthline. Read more. Chances are you have a great sense of what your penis normally looks like.
Recently, I hooked up with a guy whose penis stank so bad that it stopped me dead in my tracks. Yup — for real. I should have known we'd have a problem when he pulled it out.
Dry skin on the penis is not a common symptom of genital herpes, genital warts, or any other sexually transmitted disease STD. Read on to learn more about possible causes of dry skin on the penis and how you can treat this condition. A very harsh soap or cleanser may dry out the skin on the penis.
It began as a small slit, like a paper cut. The skin was unusually dry and irritated most of the time. I tried moisturizers, Vaseline, even Blistex.
Error: This is required. Error: Not a valid value. Irritation and inflammation around the penis and testicles can be caused by the sensitive skin in these areas coming into contact with:.
The foreskin of the penis and the glans penis the cone-shaped end of the penis can be inflamed. Men who develop balanoposthitis have an increased chance of later developing phimosis or paraphimosis problems related to the foreskin and penile cancer. Inflammation of the penis can be caused by infections, such as yeast infections, sexually transmitted diseases STDsand scabies. When secretions become trapped under the foreskin, they may become infected, leading to posthitis.