This is a condition where one is unable to pull back its foreskin from the head of the penis. Technically, as soon as the foreskin is pulled back, phimosis no longer is there. There are varying degrees of phimosis. The condition is usually congenital but it may be the result of an infection.
The foreskin may be red, swollen and tender. One can face the problem of sexual function or sometimes the very tight foreskin can create problem in urination. Not only can this but if the person is not able to clean the area which is under foreskin cause infection.
What are the Causes of Phimosis?
What are the Treatments available for phimosis?
HApplication of creams can help to reduce phimosis and improve the movement of fore skin slowly one can find the elasticity improvement and fore skin retract back.
We can also increase the opening of foreskin known as the method of surgical widening of the prepuce.
Generally the medical treatment of anti inflammatory steroidal and non steroidal mild creams can reduce the friction and improve the movement of the fore skin and then with this one can avoid the circumcision.
Doctor will suggest a personalized treatment plan