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My Foreskin Burns What Could It Be

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sticky glans,foreskin and very small bumps around the foreskin

My glans becomes dry very fast if I take bakc the foreskin. I feel some kind of sticky substance around the glans and foreskin too. I feel a smell from my penis. This condition has been going on for 2 months. i feel very uneasy. I got STD tests...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
It sounds to me as if you have an issue with hygiene of the genital area as much as anything else. As you make have had a high risk contact for HIV transmission a number of months ago, I would advise getting tested now. If the result is negative,... Read more »

Splitting Foreskin

I'm a 45 year old male, recently sex has gotten painful because my foreskin keeps spliting all... Read more »

Blood from condom touched foreskin

If blood that was on condom got on foreskin after protected vaginal sex, is there risk of HIV and... Read more »
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burning tongue

Posted by Anonymous
If any one can explain what burning tongue is?...how does it feel and hoes does it look like?..please help?


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Burning Tongue

Posted by Susie428, 1 Reply
What is the story behind a burning tongue--is it a pretty sure sign of HIV?????? Read more »

Burning feeling at anles and lower leg.....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi everyone. Is a mild burning sensation, almost like a trace of sunburn on the ankles and lower leg, a possible symtom for me at 6 weeks out from the encounter in question? Other than athelete's feet and a lot of stress, this is the only symptom.... Read more »

Burning Tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Can candida (thrush) be invisible? I am male and I have a burning sensation on the tip of my tongue that will not go away. MY H.I.V. exposure is minimal, but I guess, not impossible. Would it be too soon to get this 3 months after exposure? Read more »