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I have 2 questions-
1.I have pimple like bumps on my testicles/scrotum since a long time. at first i ignored them but now they have gotten quiet big. i tried to burst them open - some did and some didnt. a white pus like secretion comes out of them. i am really worried. what should i do? can you suggest any creams for it?
2. My foreskin doesnt pull back fully. it is attached to the tip of my penis. is it normal? do i need surgery??


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replied February 18th, 2012
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Hi,

Welcome to the ehealthforum and I am glad to help you out. From the symptoms it looks like sebaceous cysts. Sebaceous cyst is a closed sac or cyst below the surface of the skin that fills with a white, semi-solid material called sebum produced by sebaceous glands of the epidermis.

It is usually painless but can become painful if infected.

Regarding the difficulty in retraction of foreskin, it can be due to phimosis or frenulum breve. Frenulum breve is a condition in which the frenulum of the penis is short and restricts the movement of the prepuce, which may interfere with normal sexual activity. It is treated by frenuloplasty, frenectomy, or circumcision. Phimosis is a constriction of the opening of the foreskin so that it cannot be drawn back over the tip of the penis.

Both these conditions are corrected by surgery and so I would suggest a surgeon’s/ urologist’s opinion.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.




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