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Phimosis or tight frenulum and proper surgery

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Dear Dr., I'm Arun age:23. Last week i had went for primary health check up in hospital and a doctor did physical examination of me and said that i phimosis.and recommend me to do circumcision. Actually i was worried about this and afraid of circumcision .does circumcision is needed to carried out? and i noted that a short thick layer of foreskin connected to my tip of the glans which prevent it from retraction of glans. Is there any alternative way to cure or circumcision is needed?

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Expert:  Dr. Rajiv Goel replied 4 Days.

Dear sir,

You appear to have tioght frenulum and there is certainly treatment available other than circumcision.
Kindly send me the pic and let me see whether you are candidate for frenuloplasty or not.

Dr Rajiv Goel
Fellow, Urooncology and Robotic urology, Australia
Fellow, Laparoscopic urology, Germany
Consultant Urologist

Patient replied :

Dear dr,

Thanks for the reply dr.I have upload the pic kindly see it. Is there any ointment or cream can cure it or what to do for such a case. Does it create any problem in future age of my life.

Expert:  Dr. Rajiv Goel replied 3 Days.

Dear Sir,

You seem to be having tight frenulum. This is not a rare condition. If this is troubling you the best option will be to go for Surgery. The surgery shall be frenuloplasty and there are no long term consequence. You shall be able to resume your normal life the same evening and shall have to avoid intercourse for 3 weeks.

Dr Rajiv Goel

Patient replied :

Dear dr.,

Apart from surgery does any possible solutions for cure.Does i required to tell parents about my problem?.Does stretching will help as posted in internet or else if surgery means,what are the procedures.

Expert:  Dr. Rajiv Goel replied 2 Days.

Dear sir,

You can try applying Momate F cream twice daily under the guidance of your doctor for 3 weeks. However, if does not improve the surgery shall be a reasonable option. You can find details about the surgery on my slideshare file; http://www.slideshare.net/rnkgoel

Patient replied :

Dear Dr.,

Thanks for Reply. Hope got some ideas about my problem and i would go for direct consultation ask about cream and try it.

Dr. Rajiv Goel
Category: Sexually Transmitted Diseases(STD)Specialist
MCh(urology) Medical Council of India
Fellow, Laparoscopic urology, Germany
Fellow, Urooncology and Robotic urology, Australia
Felloship - MCH, Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery, AIIMS, 2004
Residency - MS, Master of Surgery, AIIMS, 2001
Medical School - MBBS, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, AIIMS, 1998
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